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  • dan330033
    Because there is no other involved to seek validation from. Nor is there any other that has ever been encountered. The words and ideas generated in response to
    Message 1 of 8 , Jun 21, 2009
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      Because there is no other involved to seek validation from.

      Nor is there any other that has ever been encountered.

      The words and ideas generated in response to contacting others, the images presented to and from others, the self that relates to others, have no relevance this timeless all-moment.

      - D -



      --- In meditationsocietyofamerica@yahoogroups.com, sean tremblay <bethjams9@...> wrote:
      >
      > just a question?
      > How does a fella know if he is enlightened and not in a self deluded?
      >
      > --- On Sat, 6/20/09, schatzman <pearboy@...> wrote:
      >
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      > From: schatzman <pearboy@...>
      > Subject: [Meditation Society of America] Re: The Lone Poster/Deep and Deeper
      > To: meditationsocietyofamerica@yahoogroups.com
      > Date: Saturday, June 20, 2009, 1:17 PM
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      > keep it comin', dude.
      > tks.
      >
      > --- In meditationsocietyof america@yahoogro ups.com, "Jeff Belyea" <jeff@> wrote:
      > >
      > > At the risk of appearing
      > > a post hog, a couple of
      > > points in response to
      > > Sandeep and Dan -
      > >
      > > (No supporting cast of
      > > quotes)
      > >
      > > About contrast as the
      > > way to know:
      > >
      > > It's the way we learn
      > > and process with the
      > > linear, rational faculties,
      > > but with enlightened
      > > awakening,a "Knowing"
      > > without contrast is
      > > revealed. The step
      > > into pure being is a
      > > step into the bliss
      > > of unconditional
      > > acceptance of every
      > > circumstance and event
      > > as 'perfect'. This is
      > > life lived by intuition,
      > > inspiration and revelation.
      > >
      > >
      > > About the localized
      > > experience as illusory:
      > >
      > > Enlightenment and the
      > > joy it brings is not
      > > localized. The self is
      > > not the experiencer of
      > > enlightened awakening,
      > > the self dissolves into
      > > the One of absolute
      > > perfection of Self-
      > > Realization.
      > >
      > > Reference to this
      > > Self-Realization of Oneness
      > > necessarily uses the
      > > dualistic vehicle of
      > > language, and speaks
      > > in the dualistic context of
      > > relative reality, but those
      > > who speak of enlightened
      > > awakening authentically
      > > speak in the language
      > > of the heart.
      > >
      > > The language of the heart
      > > is not comprehended by
      > > those who have not learned
      > > it, and they hear the
      > > report as coming from
      > > ego and self-reference -
      > > in error.
      > >
      > > Meditation is the study
      > > hall for learning the
      > > language of the heart.
      > >
      > > One Love,
      > >
      > > Jeff
      > >
      >
    • medit8ionsociety
      ... If you can start the day without caffeine or pep pills, If you can be cheerful, ignoring aches and pains, If you can resist complaining and boring people
      Message 2 of 8 , Jun 22, 2009
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        sean tremblay <bethjams9@...> wrote:
        >
        > just a question?
        > How does a fella know if he is enlightened and not in a self deluded?
        >

        If you can start the day without caffeine or pep pills,
        If you can be cheerful, ignoring aches and pains,
        If you can resist complaining and boring people with your troubles,
        If you can eat the same food everyday and be grateful for it,
        If you can understand when loved ones are too busy to give you time,
        If you can overlook when people take things out
        on you when, through no fault of yours, something goes wrong,
        If you can take criticism and blame without resentment,
        If you can face the world without lies and deceit,
        If you can conquer tension without medical help,
        If you can relax without liquor,
        If you can sleep without the aid of drugs,

        If you can do all these things, ..........

        Then you're Enlightened ...
        or more likely, you are the family dog...
      • Sandeep
        /*Hi Jeff, Greetings */ ... /*You have gathered the words Jeff but have no clue. The term revelation is another fancy word for an experience. Knowing in
        Message 3 of 8 , Jun 22, 2009
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          Hi Jeff,

          Greetings

          Jeff Belyea wrote:

          At the risk of appearing
          a post hog, a couple of
          points in response to
          Sandeep and Dan -

          (No supporting cast of
          quotes)

          About contrast as the
          way to know:

          It's the way we learn
          and process with the
          linear, rational faculties,
          but with enlightened
          awakening,a "Knowing"
          without contrast is
          revealed.


















          You have gathered the words Jeff but have no clue.

          The term "revelation" is another fancy word for an experience.

          Knowing in which no contrasts prevails......is not an experience.

          Why not?

          An experience is a durational event and exists only in contrast...... the time when the experience has not yet started
          in contrast to the time when it has ended.

          It makes no difference whether the duration of the experience is 60 secs or a 1000 years.

          And  whether the
          sense of qualification surrounding the experience  is that of "profoundity" or "profanity".
           





          The step
          into pure being is a
          step into the bliss
          of unconditional
          acceptance of every
          circumstance and event
          as 'perfect'.








          Well, it would appear that you have yet to step, eh Jeff?

          Whatever Dan was stating, whatever be the pointing of this prattling.....is hardly acceptable and ......far from  perfect.

          For Jeff.

          :-)


          This is
          life lived by intuition,
          inspiration and revelation.




          Baloney.

          STOP.

          Rather than rushing to a key board to punch out a defense Jeff.....observe the arising reaction at the grade given to your fine exposition.

          And that will indicate how much of life is being lived in intuition, inspiration and revelation.




          About the localized
          experience as illusory:

          Enlightenment and the
          joy it brings is not
          localized. The self is
          not the experiencer of
          enlightened awakening,









          OK.

          No self.

          And yet you seem to have noted all sorts of descriptions for this non-experienced experience.




          the self dissolves into
          the One of absolute
          perfection of Self-
          Realization.





          Dear Jeff......for a dissolving to occur......an apriori existence is a must.





          Reference to this
          Self-Realization of Oneness
          necessarily uses the
          dualistic vehicle of
          language, and speaks
          in the dualistic context of
          relative reality,








          Which is why the very referencing ......forget what the content of the referencing may be....

          ......is akin one of the characters in your last night sleep dream......

           referencing...... no doubt profoundly and even using the language of the heart for the referencing ..

          .... the shape of your nose.


           
          Hiding behind the excuse that language is dualistic is an age old fig leaf, dear Jeff.

          Language which is sequenced sounds or sequenced pixels on a PC screen is never dualistic.

          There is fact nothing in phenomenality that is dualistic.




          but those
          who speak of enlightened
          awakening authentically
          speak in the language
          of the heart.






          Those who speak ....."OF".... enlightened awakening speak in the language of accumulations and gatherings.

          Accumulated bromides and gathered phrases.

          Knowing without contrasts............... does not have the space........ to allow the existence of an "of".



          1


          The language of the heart
          is not comprehended by
          those who have not learned
          it,






          The language of the heart can never be learnt.

          When all learning gets casted aside.......the heart beating in resonance with the universal pulse is audible.

          Audible............ but not to an ear.

          And from that resonance springs forth creativity.





          and they hear the
          report as coming from
          ego and self-reference -
          in error.

          Meditation is the study
          hall for learning the
          language of the heart.








          As soon as thought creeps up as "Meditation is...X,Y,Z"....

          .....meditation is obscured.


          An emptying.

          And the emptying of the very emptying.


          DooooBeee Doooo .......Dooo Beeeee Doooooo





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