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  1. I have a feeling that after realizing the question becomes moot. An analogy would be the gateless gate.
  2. I wonder if someone or a group of people continued his work. It is interesting but seems a bit dated.
  3. Teachers and political opinions

    I am not a teacher but I with my limited understanding of the current situation I Am fairly confident to say the following - Masks impair breathing, so it is not recommended for long times, unless in a really dangerous situation - Masks have a weak effect in stopping the spread of covid. - current vaccines aren't vaccines, unless you are referring only to sputnik 5. The others are a primitive gene therapy. And we are quite clueless about what we are messing with. - The world needs kindness and compassion, not PC. What saddens me even more is that questioning the "vaccine" makes one right wing in many people's eyes. So many topics to polarize us and everything is being politicized. I saddens me. I don't claim to have any answers and the only advice I can give is to be mindful of your zinc, vitamine C and D levels; and to see the current times as a transition period. I wish there will be less sadness then that which I foresee currently. The only thing one can do is try not to be part of this polarizing divide.
  4. How to step back and rest?

    It is a time of transition and a lot of things are up in the air. I saw an omen of the heron a couple times and I feel it signifies that I need to step back and stop working on myself and take a rest. I mostly mean stop working on healing my trauma and trying to get ahead worldly and otherworldly. This seems simple, but it isn't. I feel like I am already waiting/being stuck for so long and I do not now how to rest (in a non physical way). That and the fact that I don't feel grounded. It feels that resting would lead to poverty and my physical demise.
  5. balancing the elements

    Thanks, I ordered it from amazon. It looks like a great introduction to what I want to learn.
  6. balancing the elements

    I wonder if there are any good books about the five elements and how to balance them through diet/environment? I also seek a deeper understanding about the balance of these elements. I found out that I'm low on fire and really high on water. I also see that I'm low on metal while wood and earth are good.
  7. Celery Juice

    I must say for me it doesn't do much, but it doesn't hurt either I guess. My wife swears by having celery juice on his recommendation (and she has three books by him). The biggest problem I have with Anthony Williams is that he treats everyone the same, while I certainly am more of the idea that every body is different and has different deficiencies/needs. His theory about autoimmune and Epstein Barr is interesting and and may be closer to reality that allopathic medicine.
  8. Last week a random video popped up on my YouTube feed about ESP and it was interesting in the sense that the person (Russel Targ) both has an extensive career as a laser engineer and ESP researcher for the government. The most important part of his book is that he tries to put into math the theory of non locality of spacetime and in doing so explains the possibility of ESP and other phenomena many of us have experienced in our lives or hear from other people. Not to mention old Buddhist explain a similar fashion. I wonder if there is more theories out there that try to use science to prove the "super natural" (I hate that word because not is outside of nature).
  9. Emotions are the path

    It's meaning is more moving up or expressing outwardly from within. at least etymology wise, it is more accurately seen as "bubbling up". the difference lays between moving out or pushing away and the correct interpretation of moving out of which is more akin to surfacing from below or within. The duality came later with Christianity. There is no duality in emotions since they are the expressions of one's being and what is perceived as duality are just different internal and external influences. While your opening post reaches interesting conclusions, the way thereto is very intellectual. Is not the title that the emotions are the path? If so you stray from the path by putting things so rational. Where I disagree is the point that I see that every being is already a whole being. One can observe ones emotions as a bystander and delve deeper and try to make sense of things. Sift through what is mundane, what is trauma and what is karmatic in nature. In that process one may expose parts of ones soul. From what I feel, the soul is a whole with many different parts that have ambitions and interests that are at odds with each other. One can see this as duality or ambiguity. But doing so, one fails to acknowledge the vastness and expansiveness of one's being. It is not unlike trying to project a 3D object in a 2D plane. You can only capture certain aspects at certain times. The Ancient Greeks with their pantheon of gods depicted certain aspects of the soul. Where each god stands for a personification. If one takes the phrase "being under the influence of the gods" as being under the influence of certain aspects of our soul at times one draws a more genuine picture of the complexity. Shakespeare once said we are all actors in the play of life, but are we not also the stage for the play of our inner pantheon in which the gods voice and push up their part - emoveo- The voices of the gods bubble up deep from within one's soul to tell the story within the story, as within so without and as above so below.
  10. Mosquitoes, ants?

    My personal though is that it is misguided to look at Dao for the answer about getting rid of ants or not. Borax works well. on the topic of insects, From the gimps of understanding I have, insects belong to a kingdom equal to plants. And we should be in wonder of the beautiful part they play in the being that is our planet. We tend our garden as we tend our house. Thinking too much is a problem that stands in the way of being, and any teaching that speaks about keeping bugs alive suffers from thinking.
  11. Mo Pai Nei Kung - New Here From Chicago

    Hi and Welcome. Seeing more people people from the Chicago area makes we wonder about having a social distanced meeting somewhere along the lake, sometime.
  12. Kundalini discovery

    A thought came to be over the last months. In which I see that what we are in our physical daily selves is just a reflection. When we try to change the reflection, we do not change the essence. Yet, since we know that everything is connected in this physical universe, changing the smallest thing is reflected on the whole. Take for a moment that space and time are an illusion and everything in a certain state of being happens at the same time. Our causal selves (physical body, ego, mind) sees a continuum where there is a point, time where there is timelessness and result where there is possibility. It is hard to put into words but look at the stars at night and feel how they are part of you and influence you. Then think about how a photon of light is a wave of probability until it interacts. feel the connotation of the word probability and what image you conjure when you think that all matter is, is a probability. than feel who it is that feels that thought. in a moment of wonder, we, for the first time realize again and again what we are. On the topic of kundalini our physicality is like code that revolves and once the right sequence of vibrations is established things "grow". Matrix is indeed a nice description and probably the closest approximation we have in our vocabulary. In the end this is all theoretical and descriptive. I had a vision a couple years ago where I saw that both the lock and the key is within us. How to turn the key and why is up to any of us to answer. If only we would remember...
  13. What do you see? (This is a test)

    It looks like a map and a planet in the bottom right waving it's hand at it.
  14. Do you still believe in coronavirus?

    I can understand the reasoning of thinking that this is just a flu on steroids. There is nothing bad in being skeptical, as long as it leads to dig deeper into the facts. Now I know of a dozen people that have died, and a couple dozen more who have been struggling for months. One of that, a forty something employee of my sister in law did not have pre existing conditions. It attacked his kidneys and he died after kidney failure. Of course this evidence is anecdotal, and while we hear the same things from every corner of every corner, we might ask what percentage of people are at risk. But that question is not easy to answer without knowing a couple of things. The primary being, what are the long term effects. is this virus a cold type coronavirus where when you get over it, you are through (until your immunity wears off) or is this an Epstein Barr type of virus that just hides and strikes back years later in your system. From my understanding, an effective long term vaccine is nearly impossible for corona viruses (common cold, SARS,...) and it doesn't seem to react much to regular anti viral drugs. Although there might be some drugs out there that have more of an effect but haven't been found or tried yet. We know it uses the lungs as the center from which it can attack any organ, like some other viruses. We also know that it is as good as airborne. We know it can stand sunlight and is not effected by heat, summer, cold. It does have low fatality rating per infection, but unless we find a cure, this disease might be the most deadly by the end of the century since it seems to not go away anytime soon. The best advice is to stay healthy and hope science finds a cure, working vaccine or some other method to eradicate this thing. You don't want to gamble with these odds given the facts.
  15. Is truth relative?

    I wish more people would have this sentiment. It feels that nowadays we are arguing and mad about hypothetical situations and ideology while if we were in the situation most of us would just give the hungry kid an apple. I feel a lot of us may have lost the value of human conduct already before covid, by spending too much time reading and watching news instead of walking in our streets and towns. Maybe the truth is both listening to your heart and to your head and integrate the two. Who cares about the unknown big truth when you can make the world a better place with your own experience of what your feel and understand to be true.