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by logan65
Sat May 20, 2017 2:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: if i cant think myself free
Replies: 31
Views: 6229

Re: if i cant think myself free

if my true self is the awareness, then what is it that is being aware of said awareness? The recognition/apprehension happens within the intellect, an aspect/function of the mind. Self-realization is an experience that happens within the mind from a thought of limitlessness that happens within the ...
by logan65
Sat May 20, 2017 5:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: if i cant think myself free
Replies: 31
Views: 6229

Re: if i cant think myself free

Right now i'm aware that I am aware but my mind keeps interrupting that That's okay...notice the "gaps" between the interuptions. ..guess I should rephrase that to I am aware that I am the awareness. Saying " the " awareness may signify that you are seeing awareness as an object apart/ separate fro...
by logan65
Sat May 20, 2017 5:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: if i cant think myself free
Replies: 31
Views: 6229

Re: if i cant think myself free

right now i'm aware that I am aware but my mind keeps interrupting that...guess I should rephrase that to I am aware that I am the awareness...so in spiritual terms what would that state be called?..exactly what is the awareness that I am aware of called? ..my true self? The problem with labels is ...
by logan65
Fri May 19, 2017 10:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: if i cant think myself free
Replies: 31
Views: 6229

Re: if i cant think myself free

right now i'm aware that I am aware but my mind keeps interrupting that...guess I should rephrase that to I am aware that I am the awareness...so in spiritual terms what would that state be called?..exactly what is the awareness that I am aware of called? ..my true self?
by logan65
Fri May 19, 2017 9:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: if i cant think myself free
Replies: 31
Views: 6229

Re: if i cant think myself free

dj,that actually makes a lot of sense. let me chew on that( at this juncture i'm afraid to say let me "think about it".lol) for a minute and i'm sure i'll have another question.
by logan65
Fri May 19, 2017 12:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: if i cant think myself free
Replies: 31
Views: 6229

Re: if i cant think myself free

dj I appreciate yer help. one more question. can a person be unconscious and still be connected to true self?. can you be connected to the spirit of the universe and be in yer head or would you be delusional?
by logan65
Thu May 18, 2017 6:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: if i cant think myself free
Replies: 31
Views: 6229

Re: if i cant think myself free

and the solution is freedom from the bondage of self I don't know anything about "The big book", but I would take this sentence to mean. Freedom from thinking myself as "only" a limited, individual, body/mind person. Freeing yourself from this idea. This is also what I think you are referring to in...
by logan65
Wed May 17, 2017 8:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: if i cant think myself free
Replies: 31
Views: 6229

Re: if i cant think myself free

then how do I get free? The opposite of freedom is constraint. The opposite of freedom is also called suffering. Time is a fiction of the mind; time is a measure of change but eternity is change without measure, all is One, for ultimately there can be no opposites. Freedom from suffering entails aw...
by logan65
Tue May 16, 2017 6:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: if i cant think myself free
Replies: 31
Views: 6229

Re: if i cant think myself free

in what we call THE BIG BOOK of alcoholics anonymous . it states that our problem centers in our mind, we have a spiritual malady, and the solution is freedom from the bondage of self. what do you folks think about all that?..i have read pon and i'm very interested in this way of life,just as long a...
by logan65
Tue May 16, 2017 4:12 am
Forum: Personal Experiences
Topic: Stillness in Nature
Replies: 22
Views: 8396

Re: Stillness in Nature

thanks. goin through all the threads and began at 2004.
by logan65
Mon May 15, 2017 11:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: if i cant think myself free
Replies: 31
Views: 6229

if i cant think myself free

then how do I get free?
by logan65
Sun May 14, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: Personal Experiences
Topic: Stillness in Nature
Replies: 22
Views: 8396

Re: Stillness in Nature

i'm a country boy aND enjoyed thie thread a lot.
by logan65
Sun May 14, 2017 9:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Total Failure
Replies: 28
Views: 5028

Re: Total Failure

The hermit strikes again. HL reminds us that there is a significant difference between egoic striving and enthusiastic doing the the present. Th principal difference has to do with the source of the objective. If the source is egoic, the achievment will be fleeting and unsatisfactory. If the source...
by logan65
Wed May 10, 2017 11:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: why and how was false self created?
Replies: 1
Views: 782

why and how was false self created?

and does it happen to everybody?
by logan65
Wed May 10, 2017 12:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Traditional Christianity
Replies: 70
Views: 11691

Re: Traditional Christianity

ww,i started at the 1st thread from back in 04 I think and have checked all of em out. I live in a part of the country (ky) where if you have the nerve to say that a human being cannot walk on water,you are an outcast and demon from hell...lol..I've got a sister who ran me off from her house because...