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  1. simplify

  2. Mona Lisa mark under lip

    Try to find out who is not willing to accept what currently exists. Changes will continue to occur whether we want it or not. The only option we have is to accept the change and let it be, or work towards an outcome that is more conducive for us. I like looking at "burden" as a purpose. I've seen that everything that we face in our life is somehow or another of our own making (either in the material realm or at a higher spiritual plane). So, if we look at the thing that is burdening us as a purpose to fulfill, that may be a worthwhile endeavor.
  3. Mona Lisa mark under lip

    Find out from where does that feeling of being burdened arise.
  4. Everyone post some favorite quotes!

    β€œDo not seek illumination unless you seek it as a man whose hair is on fire seeks a pond.” ― Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa β€œThat knowledge which purifies the mind and heart alone is true Knowledge, all else is only a negation of Knowledge.” ― Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa
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    Red Rover
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    Ring wraith
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    Existential relief
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  11. Emotions are the path

    This describes it best to me β€” There sight travels not, nor speech, nor the mind. We know It not nor can distinguish how one should teach of It: for It is other than the known; It is there above the unknown. It is so we have heard from men of old who declared That to our understanding. (Kena Upanishad 1.3)
  12. Emotions are the path

    When I try to find out, all I get is silence and stillness. All I know is I am. Thanks will give it a listen later tonight.
  13. Emotions are the path

    Are consciousness and energy two separate entities? Yes - in a transactional model. Thoughta arises from that deeper truth. I am therefore I think. But the self-reflexivity is the notion "I am". It is the first...this is called the "aham-sphurana"...I think it is the proto-thought (the root of the mind, so to speak).
  14. Emotions are the path

    Primary or secondary to what? Both There is a kind of knowing that occurs without thought, but the recognition of that knowing requires thought.
  15. Emotions are the path

    I agree with that -- although, thoughts are patterns of consciousness, that appear in consciousness, are illuminated by consciousness, known to consciousness, and dissipate within consciousness. Isn't recognition a thought as well? Can you recognize without a thought? Can you tell me who you are, without thinking?