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by Verananda
Thu Jul 18, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Process of Awakening
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Process of Awakening

The seeking energy has quietened down fine. just look what is happening next days .... no expectation. just be curious about! Its good that you become relaxed with your meditation sessions. If they become briefer, it is how it is ..... But this first morning sadness and irritating questioning .... ...
by Verananda
Thu Jul 18, 2019 7:44 am
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Knowing
Replies: 34
Views: 475

Re: Knowing

Are you 100% clear that there is no "Taylorself"?

Do you feel clear about thought and the content of thought?

Love Ve
by Verananda
Wed Jul 17, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Nobody Home
Replies: 12
Views: 207

Re: Nobody Home

Hi Sansho,

how are you doing?

Are there any more sticking points or open question?

Otherwise I can give you the 6 final questions - it is a good way to see if it all clear.
What do you think?

Love Ve
by Verananda
Wed Jul 17, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Process of Awakening
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Process of Awakening

what about this seeking energy at the moment? has something changed? tell me about .....
by Verananda
Wed Jul 17, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Knowing
Replies: 34
Views: 475

Re: Knowing

so good to just answer from direct experience and not thought(was tearing hair out) ;-) yes, it is good to see! no problem with thought, but it is good to see what IS thought and what is the real experience! the illusion of the separate self happens when the content of thoughts is believed to be tr...
by Verananda
Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Knowing
Replies: 34
Views: 475

Re: Knowing

hi taylor, wonderful quotes! :-) Lets elaborate here a bit ..... This "i" morphs into a doer ,a chooser ,a thinker... having never learned that it would have all worked without a "person", but we fall under the illusion that there is an "i" who decides and controls everything Tell me how this is exp...
by Verananda
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Knowing
Replies: 34
Views: 475

Re: Knowing

d) Give examples from experience.
will answer this tomorrow
... and another opportunity to make friendship with the quote function! ;-)
by Verananda
Mon Jul 15, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Knowing
Replies: 34
Views: 475

Re: Knowing

here they are ... 1) Is there a separate entity 'self', 'me' 'I', at all, anywhere, in any way, shape or form? Was there ever? 2) Explain in detail what the illusion of separate self is, when it starts and how it works from your own experience. Describe it fully as you see it now. 3) How does it fee...
by Verananda
Mon Jul 15, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Process of Awakening
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Process of Awakening

Yes that may be true. Does this mean that whatever I experience as the ground of being IS the full unity in God? It means that whatever I experience is just this experience. Everything else is thought. This thogugh, that thought, we might find more possible explanations or reasons for this pain. Al...
by Verananda
Sun Jul 14, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Knowing
Replies: 34
Views: 475

Re: Knowing

hey .... you tried the quote function!!!!!
try again ... you will get it! :-)
by Verananda
Sun Jul 14, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Knowing
Replies: 34
Views: 475

Re: Knowing

:-)

how should we proceed?

do you wan't to observe a bit in daily life ... looking if something else shows up?

or do you want to answer the 6 final questions .... it is a good opportunity to reflect different aspects and wee can see if all is clear?


Love Ve
by Verananda
Sun Jul 14, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Knowing
Replies: 34
Views: 475

Re: Knowing

observing the hand moving without seeing a controller was fun....can it be that simple? observe a bit more in daily life .... was it just an tricky experiment or is it same with all the daily activities? ... going to the fridge, turn on TV, put on shoes, pressing "reply" to this post ........ ? any...
by Verananda
Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Knowing
Replies: 34
Views: 475

Re: Knowing

great :-)

so do you have open questions, something you want to investigate or dive in deeper?
by Verananda
Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Nobody Home
Replies: 12
Views: 207

Re: Nobody Home

so this seems very clear ....

in your intro you wrote:
yet there still seems to be a sticking point.
Is this sticking point still there?
If so please elaborate!

Love Ve
by Verananda
Sun Jul 14, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: THE GATE
Topic: Process of Awakening
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Process of Awakening

I do not know for sure that the pain and sadness is due to separation from God. I assume so as I know God is my only love and so pain is what one feels when separated from deep love. Otherwise what is the pain about? What if pain and sadness is because you BELIEF you are separated and you don't SEE...

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