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  Suiwo, the disciple of Hakuin, was a good teacher. On a certain day a certain pupil came to him, and Suiwo gave him the problem, "Hear the sound of one hand." The pupil remained three years, but could not pass the test. One night he came... continue...

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vertical line Posted on Sep.26.2008 @ 07:26PM EDT by IZIZIZ

Life, reality, being is EXPERIENTAL.

Thats THE TOTALITY  of it.

Tell me about one instance when it is not. 


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Reply from shayne
Sep.27.2008
01:37AM EDT 
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im not following you.

elaborate more could ya.

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Reply from -----0
Sep.27.2008
02:16AM EDT 
vertical line can you experience that something will always be so?
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Reply from 9999999
Sep.27.2008
02:36AM EDT 
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vertical line it might be likened to light traveling through space

consciousness might be likened to an illuminated object within that space
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Reply from immortal 1
Sep.27.2008
04:43AM EDT 
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I agree. 

What I experience is real to me.

What is real to other people is their experience, not mine.

I'm not saying I'm right and others are wrong.

We can have our own unique experiences.

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Reply from 9999999
Sep.27.2008
05:14AM EDT 
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vertical line only in your greedy selfish shameless self-centered world
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Reply from Bluerose
Sep.27.2008
01:48PM EDT 
vertical line I agree that we each come to our own understandings. And all we can hope for is that something we post may ring true for someone else. ................. I don't see it as 'experimental'. ................... We, whatever we are, are playing a game of let's pretend to be humans. We (humans) think we are going to sleep when in fact we are going home because the dinner bell rang. We'll play again tomorrow. ............... Well, it's as good a theory as any. Don't you think?
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Reply from lehish
Sep.27.2008
01:56PM EDT 
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> Tell me about one instance <

can't

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Reply from IZIZIZ
Oct.01.2008
06:36AM EDT 
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EXPERIENTAL.

Not any other word.

What does this word mean to you?

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Reply from Woodsman
Oct.01.2008
08:58AM EDT 
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vertical line Jesus saves, little green tomatoes!

 But those nice big red ones... oh yeeeahhhh...... all mine.
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