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by Kali
Sat Jan 12, 2008 10:12 pm
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Thank you Leo!
Replies: 35
Views: 15238

Thank you Leo!

I suppose this is when I have to say thank you Leo for the wonderful forum and space you gave me; during the past year, it has been fun interacting with all of you too... Thank you Leo!!! http://www.bbqchickenrobot.com/uploaded_images/poppies-747641.jpg Kali P.S.: I am missing all of you already!!
by Kali
Mon Jan 07, 2008 11:06 pm
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: That's all folks...
Replies: 94
Views: 34955

Re: That's all folks...

Dear People I'm ready to close the forum, but I'll let it run for another week, so that those who want to keep in touch with each other can make arangements. http://shophollywood.la/storefront/images/thats%20all%20folks.jpg thank you Leo and all the members for the lovely time and nice memories...e...
by Kali
Wed Jan 02, 2008 9:30 pm
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Everything is One Thing
Replies: 35
Views: 8759

Re: Everything is One Thing

"All" and "everything" are attempts by the conceptual mind to step outside of the delusional dream of separation. When in truth the dream, the conceptual overlay , and the phantom are the same phenomenon. Consciousness becomes aware of itself through the naming of perceptions and a pseudo entity em...
by Kali
Tue Jan 01, 2008 9:36 pm
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Dzogchen
Replies: 12
Views: 3487

Re: Dzogchen

toombaru wrote:
It is a mere blink away.



toombaru :lol:
and in a mere blink ...all the memories are gone too....

Kali :roll:
by Kali
Tue Jan 01, 2008 9:15 pm
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Buddha-Nature
Replies: 38
Views: 12453

Re: Buddha-Nature

There is a Buddha here...now you see ...now you don't...


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Kali
by Kali
Tue Jan 01, 2008 11:51 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Everything is One Thing
Replies: 35
Views: 8759

Re: Everything is One Thing

"Things" have no existence in them selves. Saying that everything is one thing is like saying that every shadow is one big shadow......or every mirage is one big mirage. A bunch of things that do not exist cannot be joined to make one big thing. toombaru Could All - rather than Everything - be a On...
by Kali
Tue Jan 01, 2008 11:49 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Three Choices
Replies: 39
Views: 8004

Re: Three Choices

toombaru wrote:An indifferent God.

A vicious God.

No God at all.




(I prefer the latter)




toombaru
Preferencing ....happens....

Kali
by Kali
Tue Jan 01, 2008 9:48 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Dzogchen
Replies: 12
Views: 3487

Re: Dzogchen

Sogyal Rinpoche: " I am going to attempt now to give some sense of what the View is like and how it feels when the Rigpa is directly revealed,... "That moment is like taking a hood off your head. What boundless spaciousness and relief! .......When you "see what was not seen before," everything open...
by Kali
Tue Jan 01, 2008 9:42 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: 1 Jan 2008
Replies: 18
Views: 4361

Re: 1 Jan 2008

Very nice Anna!

And Happy New Year to You!

Kali

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by Kali
Wed Dec 26, 2007 7:30 pm
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Erimetical (hermit) life
Replies: 9
Views: 2665

Re: Erimetical (hermit) life

empty-and-full wrote: The article posted was actually quite unique in the history of their newsletter and proved to be quite controversial.

Truth usually is. :roll:
And, that revealed truth could also mean the end of their newsletter....gosh.. :roll:



Kali
by Kali
Wed Dec 26, 2007 10:20 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Erimetical (hermit) life
Replies: 9
Views: 2665

Re: Erimetical (hermit) life

Excerpted from "Defining Enlightenment" by Judith Blackstone Published in Finding a Way: Essays on Spiritual Practice Edited by Lorette Zirker ... To become enlightened is to experience life directly, without the interference of psychological defenses, projections, and preconceptions, and without t...
by Kali
Wed Dec 26, 2007 10:14 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: silence
Replies: 15
Views: 4121

Silent Mind J: I still don't understand how we can make the mind silent. Thynn: You must realise that you cannot make the mind silent. The more you try to silence the mind purposefully, the more you tie yourself up in knots. The more you try to quiet your mind, the more you propel it into activity....
by Kali
Wed Dec 26, 2007 9:46 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: silence
Replies: 15
Views: 4121

Re: silence

Finding the Silenced Silent...is stillness...


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by Kali
Mon Dec 24, 2007 9:51 pm
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 20
Views: 4095

Re: Merry Christmas

http://www.watton.org/clipart/christmas/christmas126.jpg Merry Christmas to One and everyone!! Kali Merry Christmas Kali, beautiful picture! I just wonder what those ducks are doing on top of the fireplace? :D The water on their back frosted...so they couldn't shrug it off their backs... they are d...
by Kali
Mon Dec 24, 2007 9:47 pm
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Feelin Groovy
Replies: 7
Views: 2036

Re: Feelin Groovy

Slow down......you move too fast. You've gotta make the problem last. We're all stuck in this little bar. Trying to figure out who we are. The bartender asks if we want a drink.. No......we say.........."I wanna think". Oh, what the hell! I've changed my mind: give me a bottle of That! What is it c...