Re: [Gnosis] Fwd: Re: [GnosticsMillenium] Re: Biochemical reductionism
- In a message dated 5/28/01 10:43:08 AM Central Daylight Time,
>This is interesting. I see the striping away as something that comes
> "Enlightenment" has become a word used so much its meaning is
> diffuse. What
> it is used for is to confuse and obfuscate and to make what is a
> human (and
> possibly mammalian) natural state of mind to be somehow obscure and
> My take on enlightenment is that it represents the natural "organic"
> of the human awareness before cultural conditioning by church and
> state and
> school. tribe and family. That enlightenment is not the addition of
> something but is the scraping of dirt from a mirror to allow that
> light to be reflected.
> Enlightenment is the stripping away of jesuses and do's and don'ts and
> rewards and punishments, and goods and bads more than the seeing a
> of Buddies and Buddiesattvas.
naturally as we approach enlightenment. I see the enlightenment itself as
being beyond natural (physical) human experience.