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by makara
Thu Oct 07, 2010 4:51 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: A memory
Replies: 6
Views: 2554

A memory

When this character was a little Catholic boy learning his catechism he formulated (all by himself) the notion that: If in the beginning there was nothing but god; then, ipso facto, everything was god. He didn't know the latin ipso facto (though he intuited the meaning) but it just goes to show what...
by makara
Thu Oct 07, 2010 4:46 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: self evaluations
Replies: 7
Views: 2436

The image may remain a mystery .. tried refreshing page, then going to jelila site ...but still won't open. But you know what ... just as I went to click on the notification for this thread there arrived an email from a bank asking for 20 minutes to respond "frankly" to their survey. :lol: it was de...
by makara
Thu Oct 07, 2010 4:42 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Darkness
Replies: 2
Views: 1292

how about santa claus?
during those long summer days at the north pole
:lol:

the image here was about the lights always
being on ...but the Nth Pole arose first!
by makara
Thu Oct 07, 2010 4:37 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Women Are Smart.
Replies: 25
Views: 12299

Oh ... ok. That makes sense.
by makara
Thu Oct 07, 2010 4:27 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: The Way In
Replies: 22
Views: 6492

no doorway,
but it has a moon-roof,
& surround sound
:shock:

You live on the moon?
That is just so 8)
by makara
Thu Oct 07, 2010 4:22 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Little Treasures
Replies: 6
Views: 2590

Can you give a brief precis of what's
in the youtube item?
(yes it's still dial up here)
by makara
Thu Oct 07, 2010 4:15 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Objectivity
Replies: 52
Views: 26397

If you are not free to choose wrongly and irresponsibly, you are not free at all. ~Jacob Hornberger This quote pertains to personal liberty. H.Foerster's quote pertains to scientific propositions which affect (potentially) everybody. ____________________ Ayn Rand seems to have catapulted him Say no...
by makara
Thu Oct 07, 2010 3:59 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: I've found toombaru
Replies: 20
Views: 5812

I can't get enough love
though I'm under your window night and day,

maybe the window is closed?
for you to open it, then, i must pray
You know in N.D. I wasn't born
So for this corn wht's there to say?
by makara
Wed Oct 06, 2010 8:08 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: What would you say?
Replies: 15
Views: 4460

Thought you meant ...
Black marks on a white screen
easily misunderstood
without tone, voice, facial expression ...
and all the other 'signals' which convey
(they say) some 80% of communication.
by makara
Wed Oct 06, 2010 6:56 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Little Treasures
Replies: 6
Views: 2590

I saw it as the one becoming all.
Nice one. :lol:

_______________________
In one of the short stories she tells of a sheep which
en route to the abbatoir realises how beautiful the world is.

Then I read in Leo's bk (ATTD) the story of the Chinese
man en route to public execution.

Same story.
by makara
Wed Oct 06, 2010 5:58 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Women Are Smart.
Replies: 25
Views: 12299

In the total absence of 'thought' there would be totally 'no thinking' this is impossible..... in the total absence of thought, the thought of being separate wouldn't even arise in the first place, again impossible. How can the absence of 'thought' reveal anything? that kind of thinking is just ano...
by makara
Wed Oct 06, 2010 5:18 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Little Treasures
Replies: 6
Views: 2590

Little Treasures

I'm reading a writer just now (Janet Frame 1924-2004) from my home country, New Zealand. She underwent the whole psychiatric hospital nightmare of the 1950s, including many, many enforced electric shock treatments. Why? Well because she wrote paragraphs like this: When he was born they named him Ala...
by makara
Wed Oct 06, 2010 4:46 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: What would you say?
Replies: 15
Views: 4460

Voila, listened to it, but don't find this line in the song? :?: what line? Living is 'moving' eh makara... I guess so Dil but I don't understand why the statement occurs here. ____________________ Must admit I can't get past the Sermon on the Mount. It is one of the great speeches of all time so I...
by makara
Wed Oct 06, 2010 4:14 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Objectivity
Replies: 52
Views: 26397

Objectifying the 'Non-objectifiable Subject' is the apparent 'sickness/dis-ease/problem'
What did you imagine H.Foerster is saying?
by makara
Wed Oct 06, 2010 4:10 am
Forum: Awakening to the Dream
Topic: Women Are Smart.
Replies: 25
Views: 12299

Good thread (oops not supposed to qualify... but such threads are a sort of nourishment!) That's why I wouldn't agree that it's thought that brings us home, because in the non-dual way of explaining, it's the absence of thought that reveals we could not ever be away from "HOME." And the thought that...