The Ego Is My Friend

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Re: The Ego Is My Friend

Post by Enlightened2B » Tue Jun 16, 2015 6:06 pm

Just re-read the article and still resonate with it greatly.
Furthermore, since we incarnated here to experience the human adventure, it would be contradictory and counter-productive in the extreme to attempt to eliminate that which makes human existence possible in the first place. Such an attitude and intention would be tantamount to the old saying: “cutting off our nose to spite our face”.
In regards to 'awakening':
If it happens in the course of one’s human adventure, great! If not, great! In other words, it is not an object that can or need be pursued, particularly since this life itself, from the point of view of the Spirit world and one’s immortal illumined nature, is simply another inhalation and exhalation within the grand panorama of infinite expansion.
For people posting in this thread, who think they can grasp the bigger picture by transcending human vibration:
In that regard, the human mind itself, no matter how brilliant it may be in the relative sphere, is quite ill-equipped to comprehend the bigger picture of that which precedes it, and in which it appears and disappears like a tiny bubble in a sea of champagne. Even the most profound human spiritual capacity is still very much like peeking through a keyhole into the parlor while trying to take in the immensity of an enormous mansion with infinite rooms.

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Re: The Ego Is My Friend

Post by dijmart » Tue Jun 16, 2015 10:13 pm

Nice to see you also jen! Nice quote by Sri nisargadatta :D
Take what you like and leave the rest.

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