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by weichen
Sat Jul 22, 2006 3:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fear
Replies: 19
Views: 2551

question "what fear is" -- I try to avoid this question (maybe for life) questin "what I want fear to be" -- hmm, a little better, but still don't want to answer it. question "what should I do with fear" Answer: I want fear to be noticed when it appears in my consciousness I want to embrace it and t...
by weichen
Fri Jul 21, 2006 2:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Would you like to be free right now?
Replies: 12
Views: 1694

Limitation of ET

"Free" is such a broad word. ET maybe talking about Free from mind identification. In that sense, duck is free. When man's knowledge and insights in biology and medicine grow exponentially, man, spiritual or not, are now freer to a much longer and healthier life. We like this freedom. I can make a l...
by weichen
Thu Jul 20, 2006 2:51 pm
Forum: Spiritual Teachers
Topic: Why do we need other (spiritual) teacher ?
Replies: 7
Views: 1704

Why do we need other (spiritual) teacher ?

if we have ET, why do we need other teacher ? My answer: in many areas, ET alone is not enough; sometime, ET is not appropriate. I am inviting people who has read the following two books to comment. 1. W Mitchell's book "Its not what happens to you, it's what you do about it" seems to be the better ...
by weichen
Thu Jul 20, 2006 3:28 am
Forum: General Eckhart Tolle Discussion
Topic: Does desire to change a situation negate acceptance of it
Replies: 23
Views: 3518

Thanks SharonIrish for the comment.

Together we progress faster!
by weichen
Wed Jul 19, 2006 7:42 pm
Forum: General Eckhart Tolle Discussion
Topic: what is the most important part of power of now ?
Replies: 6
Views: 1230

Thank you Din. Your insight is very helpful.
by weichen
Wed Jul 19, 2006 12:22 am
Forum: General Eckhart Tolle Discussion
Topic: Does desire to change a situation negate acceptance of it
Replies: 23
Views: 3518

The Sedona Method

Hi SharonIrish. I would like to recomend a great book " The Sedona Method " published in 2003 on a similar theme of living at the present. It focus on letting go of all emotions, including good emotion. In this book, acceptance is treated as an emotion. You are directed to embrace this emotion first...
by weichen
Tue Jul 18, 2006 2:16 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Meditation
Replies: 22
Views: 3466

mccpcorn, physical pain helps us 1. to find what is good or bad for the body. I found mini meditation helps. It may not apply to you at this point. I also found that as soon as some thought entering my mind, it immediately cause stomach pain as if body defensive energy are leaking sooooo rapidly in ...
by weichen
Tue Jul 18, 2006 2:35 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Meditation
Replies: 22
Views: 3466

twenty mini dumpling meditations in a row

I had stomach dull pain lately and it just did not go away. I am making dumplings today, so I decide to do one mini meditation (just sit where I am, relax my entire body, put focus on my body, with eyes open, no control in breathing) for every a few dumplins. My intention was to practice quick enter...
by weichen
Mon Jul 17, 2006 7:01 pm
Forum: General Eckhart Tolle Discussion
Topic: Does desire to change a situation negate acceptance of it
Replies: 23
Views: 3518

SharonIrish wrote When we truly accept and become peaceful, doesn't personal desire dissipate ? Let me take another shot at this question. Yes, ONE personal desire will dissipate at that moment of accepting. After THAT personal desire dissipate: 1. you gain a healthy distance to that desire and may ...
by weichen
Mon Jul 17, 2006 4:20 am
Forum: General Eckhart Tolle Discussion
Topic: Does desire to change a situation negate acceptance of it
Replies: 23
Views: 3518

SharonIrish wrote When we truly accept and become peaceful, doesn't personal desire dissipate ? Hi SharonIrish, welcome to the Forum. Great question. If we keep asking this question, we will keep getting different answers from various different perspectives. So I expect this thread to keep going for...
by weichen
Sun Jul 16, 2006 9:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Beliefs
Replies: 11
Views: 2135

Into ego vs out of ego

Sunshine 5 wrote What you believe is your path out of (or into) the ego ET, in his early years, had a belief (answers to life happiness lies in the realm of intellect, the mind). He probably have explored the realm of the mind much more than most other people on this planet, and his complete withdra...
by weichen
Sun Jul 16, 2006 8:07 pm
Forum: General Eckhart Tolle Discussion
Topic: 4 types of mind reactions/processes
Replies: 0
Views: 814

4 types of mind reactions/processes

There are four different types of mind reaction/processes 1. simple reaction that is well defined and serve a distinct purpose. e.g. I am on my way out to the bank 10 blocks away, it looks like it may rain, the mind may say "just go back and bring the umbrella with you, it is a small inconvenience, ...
by weichen
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:07 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: quick question about Eckharts name
Replies: 6
Views: 1366

I would guess his decision to change name (if really happened) is at a "NOW" moment.

he has renamed "GOD" to "Being" with great effect.
by weichen
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:04 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: birthday
Replies: 5
Views: 965

ET looks like only 40