Re: seeing with my eyes closed
- Well, in a very real way, "IT" is unobtainable.
Can you attain what you already have? We ARE living
happily ever after. Meditation is a pointer to this.
Meditation doesn't lead to "getting IT", that only happens
by Grace. So, we have IT, Grace descends/arises, and
we "get IT". This is why I like the word Realization
more than Enlightenment. The fairy tale is what's
going on before Realization.
- --- In meditationsocietyofamerica@y..., "Lora_T" <candlelady123@j...>
>I have never meditated ever... i appreciate any help you can giveme.... I am so glad for
> this meditation group...Thanks for starting it.. Lora THi Lora,
I would suggest visitng the website for the meditation society
http://www.meditationsociety.com/. There are lots of techniques
listed there. Try a few different ones until you find one that is
easy to follow. Perhaps the first thing to try is to just sit in a
quiet place, close your eyes, and focus on the sound and feeling of
breath. Just breathe natually. Notice your thoughts, but don't hang
onto them. Just watch them come and go. Watch and listen.
I hope this helps. Meditation can seem difficult when you are first
starting out (and even after you have been doing it a while for that
matter). Just try it and be patient and perserve. The hardest part is
the actual committment to sit down and do it. Just sitting quietly
and watching your breath is more beneficial than you may imagine.