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by turiya
Sat Aug 22, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dealing with hard-core Christians?
Replies: 5
Views: 255

Re: Dealing with hard-core Christians?

Nyseto wrote:
Fri Aug 21, 2020 9:36 pm
How do people not see the underlying message?
I think it's because they're looking only with their minds.

And this cartoon pretty much sums up what happens when you look at God with the mind and then attempt to describe it to others:

https://images.app.goo.gl/SQnNpAnjE5o1qynCA

:wink:
by turiya
Sat Aug 22, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Location problems
Replies: 3
Views: 345

Re: Location problems

the sky where you are is the same sky as where you might think you'd rather be - notice and appreciate cloud forms, skylines, stars, birds whatever, notice a flower or a tree or some any 'thing' and pour your love into it in a moment - it's a choice - it's easy to do, it's also easy not to. This is...
by turiya
Thu Aug 20, 2020 11:03 pm
Forum: Personal Experiences
Topic: Awakening, Ego and Soul
Replies: 11
Views: 1145

Re: Awakening, Ego and Soul

(Not implying that names, forms, illusions, perceptions shouldn't be honored, of course. :wink:)
by turiya
Thu Aug 20, 2020 10:48 pm
Forum: Personal Experiences
Topic: Awakening, Ego and Soul
Replies: 11
Views: 1145

Re: Awakening, Ego and Soul

I enjoyed reading your post, Andy. :D Brought to mind this Eckhart quote: "Nothing that was real ever died, only names, forms, and illusions." And also these questions: What is it that reincarnates?... other than a names, forms, and illusions? and Ultimately, is an individual "soul" just an expanded...
by turiya
Thu Aug 20, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Awareness means you know everything?
Replies: 4
Views: 261

Re: Awareness means you know everything?

Nyseto wrote:
Fri Aug 14, 2020 2:49 am
Only awareness knows love, and only love knows awareness since awareness is love.
Lovely! :D
by turiya
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When thoughts come what should i do?
Replies: 14
Views: 767

Re: When thoughts come what should i do?

Nice posts, Nyseto! :D
by turiya
Tue Jun 16, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1067

Re: I AM

Very nice! Thanks for sharing. :D
by turiya
Sun Jun 14, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: Personal Experiences
Topic: The Ego, acceptance and an existential crisis
Replies: 5
Views: 1380

Re: The Ego, acceptance and an existential crisis

herein lies my struggle: I sense that a new meaning of life has entered my concience. Reproduction. And on one hand I hate myself for allowing myself to be in this situation and doubtfull on weather or not I should do everything in my power to change things and to try to have children. With the ris...
by turiya
Wed Jun 03, 2020 1:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Being with sorrow, the precious jewel
Replies: 19
Views: 1234

Re: Being with sorrow, the precious jewel

You're welcome. :D
by turiya
Mon Jun 01, 2020 7:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Being with sorrow, the precious jewel
Replies: 19
Views: 1234

Re: Being with sorrow, the precious jewel

This might sum it up: "I love you guys, and reading this thread is like watching an entertaining movie drama unfold." :wink:
by turiya
Mon May 25, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: General Eckhart Tolle Discussion
Topic: Unfortunate doubts
Replies: 6
Views: 822

Re: Unfortunate doubts

markf189 wrote:
Mon May 25, 2020 8:08 pm
But I'm struggling to tell the difference
With one comes peace... with the other comes dissatisfaction.

This might be helpful to watch:

https://www.eckharttollenow.com/s/3cp86i

:D
by turiya
Fri May 22, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Our uniqueness
Replies: 34
Views: 2043

Re: Our uniqueness

But, could there still be a uniqueness....much like the Atman in Vedanta? I found this link on Quora. Thought it was really interesting. I love the idea of fractals upon fractals.... https://www.quora.com/If-the-Atman-is-o ... Guinness-1 Very nice link :D I, too, love the idea of fractals upon frac...
by turiya
Wed May 20, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: Awakening / Spiritual Enlightenment / Truth-Realization
Topic: It's Simpler Than You Think
Replies: 91
Views: 70289

Re: It's Simpler Than You Think

I would like to say thanks I have been reading a lot of yours, webwanderer and sighclone older posts, and it brings a lot of clarity and peace. It really helped me to embody the present moment and understand what was this shift that I felt years ago. I feel much presence in the words, I'm really gr...