who is enlightened?
turn that inquiry inward
where is god?
when the beliefs and concepts begin to drop
the universe is relieving you of a great burden.
why, indeed why,
do you want to carry such a heavy load?
peace and love eternal -
I care and I do exist.
No problem then :-)
Is your existence
The other way around: your existence isn't enlightened. Instead,
enlightenment is (your) existence.
If you have full faith in God, if you have full faith in the truth
that whatever happens to you happens according to the will of God,
every place, every moment, and every event of your life will
begin to feel
Whether events happen by fate or by chance, who can argue with either
It's the acceptance that gives peace, regardless of how things
Someone I know was able to accept the death of their young son in
accident only because such things do happen, so why should he be
there are many with "full faith in God" who do not see how this
belief that God be some controller of events. To them this is
not even a
comforting idea, more an offensive one. The relaxation of
does not require there be another entity to turn it over
to. It may be a matter
of just waking up to the fact that my self as
controller was illusory from the
get go. There are many, many other ways to
see blessedness in every event.
New American Taliban?
Or merely a retry of a Very Bad Idea?
worst of duality, may be coming soon to a national government near
Public service posting
ASHE from ConsciousnessIsAll
We swim in it. This thing
all of us,
are searching for; we
swim in it. Its
warm as a steaming bath
while we shiver
in the cold
of ourselves. Stop
looking somewhere else
for something that
you are not
as though there will be answers there
waiting. There will
you are wet with it.
Drowning in it.
Drifting down and
through and across it.
You are surrounded.
You are swallowed
And it swims too,
in your hungry stomach.
Fills you, weary head
You can be drunk anytime.
Or sober as common sense.
free. Either way
I'm diving down again
to where the question mark
obsolete, frowns extinct
and blowing bubbles
is the only language
How far do we have to go to find peace?
ever find peace? It may be an impossibility.
If there is any distance
Any movement to make then there is no peace
There will be a
A subject will be born to in search of its object
Time will be
required for the subject to create in
As soon as there is time then choice
I can be right or wrong because I am now projected outside of
An actor, a doer, a thinker, a controller, a chooser, a
But does time and distance really exist apart apart from
Can I really separate myself from myself?
Separate 'now' off from
Can I make myself better, whole, when 'I' means apart?
is no movement to peace I am peace.
When there is no distance to travel I am
When there is no choice about 'what is' I am 'what is'.
could be otherwise is our disease.
The disease of