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vertical line Posted on Sep.30.2012 @ 03:25AM EDT by so_teh
Thought is creative. Thus the ending of thought means ending the creativity of thought. To me thought is thought. And I struggle sometimes with purpose of action. Because I am. Nothing is.
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Sep.30.2012
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vertical line If you can brush your teeth, get dressed, and tie your shoes, then everything else will just fall into place.
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Sep.30.2012
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vertical line I'm enjoying some green tea right now. With a little honey. Mmmm.
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In my current undurstanding of Buddhism , a thought is relection of " ourself" that resulted from our desire , compassion , emotions , love , ego , greed etc ...it is just a factor ...a tiny little factor in the process to free from own self ......that should never be regarded as a beliefs or faith but need to be challenged for better understanding .

Thks

CSEe

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Sep.30.2012
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Sep.30.2012
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vertical line Thought is creative. Thus the ending of thought means ending the creativity of thought. To meditation thought is thought. Just witnessing everything, moment within moment within moment. Meditation is the ending of thought.
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Oct.01.2012
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vertical line Quote: "Thought is creative. Thus the ending of thought means ending the creativity of thought. To meditation thought is thought. Just witnessing everything, moment within moment within moment. Meditation is the ending of thought."
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Isn't the practice to be aware of ourselves?? To focus on breathe ... then when thoughts arise to let them go ... not to chase, not to reject, but to release ...
So Meditation is awareness and releasing of thoughts. Not ending thoughts.
It is not the unnatural ending of thoughts but an increase in our awareness and releasing of thoughts. Just witnessing everything, moment within moment within moment ...
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Oct.01.2012
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Oct.01.2012
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Oct.01.2012
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Quote: " thought is thought"
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Beautiful! examination.

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Oct.01.2012
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Quote: "Thought is creative. Thus the ending of thought means ending the creativity of thought. To meditation thought is thought. Just witnessing everything, moment within moment within moment. Meditation is the ending of thought."
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Thought is an abomination, thought persists

Creativity can influence thought

Creativity is a well spring within, thought will pick and choose what it wants to notice,

thought will rebel against what it doesn't want to notice.

Yes witness everything moment by moment

meditation is of itself, thoughtt is intrusive and persists

bring thought under the guidance of spirit and the domination of will

how so?  respect the temple within, listen to the temple sounds within

no need to act on it, no need to categorise it, just listen

thought persists, but can get forgotten by listening to the quietness getting louder.

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Oct.02.2012
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Oct.02.2012
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Quote: "If you can brush your teeth, get dressed, and tie your shoes, then everything else will just fall into place. "
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Ah, so thats where Ive been going wrong. 

Thanks for correcting me.

I dont tie my shoes.  I wear moccasins.

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Oct.02.2012
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Quote: "Itch*"
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*S C R A T C H*

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Oct.02.2012
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Quote: "Come back when you know yourself."
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I can remember when I didnt know nothing yet,

but now I do !!  Oh, what a difference that doesnt make.

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Quote: "Thought is creative. Thus the ending of thought means ending the creativity of thought. To meditation thought is thought. Just witnessing everything, moment within moment within moment. Meditation is the ending of thought."
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Thought is an abomination, thought persists

Creativity can influence thought

Creativity is a well spring within, thought will pick and choose what it wants to notice,

thought will rebel against what it doesn't want to notice.

Yes witness everything moment by moment

meditation is of itself, thoughtt is intrusive and persists

bring thought under the guidance of spirit and the domination of will

how so?  respect the temple within, listen to the temple sounds within

no need to act on it, no need to categorise it, just listen

thought persists, but can get forgotten by listening to the quietness getting louder.

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Thought is intrusive and persists only as long as you care about it. 

If you give it weight it will weigh you down.

One day in meditation I distinctly heard, *Your grandfather sucks cucks in Hell.*

I laughed and replied inwardly, *What a tawdry play on dialogue from the Exorcist. Shame on you.*

Shook my head and returned to the peace and stillness of my meditation.  It didnt happen again.

You have to get past the gargoyles to get into the cathedral so you can pray,

figuratively speaking.

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If I see your hand go inside your robe again then I will scream.
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Thought is creative. Thus the ending of thought means ending the creativity of thought. To meditation thought is thought. Just witnessing everything, moment within moment within moment. Meditation is the ending of thought."
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Isn't the practice to be aware of ourselves?? To focus on breathe ... then when thoughts arise to let them go ... not to chase, not to reject, but to release ...
So Meditation is awareness and releasing of thoughts. Not ending thoughts.
It is not the unnatural ending of thoughts but an increase in our awareness and releasing of thoughts. Just witnessing everything, moment within moment within moment ...
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The practice may be relating to awareness. But meditation covers the whole field of living, life and existence. To which nothing is under the arrangement of time. Hence the ending of thought. Yet my watch it set to alarm every hour just to keep the sense of time alive. I think that is smart if you are like me as being lame between activity and inactivity. Otherwise things would go to hell in a handbasket. Ha!
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vertical line 1) "Truth does not reveal itself through effort, but through discarding what is false."

2) "What works is what is truth; unlearn what is untrue."

3) "Moksha-Sankalpa" (the determination to be free from the false)


These three help to unwind a single thought and replace with a true thought. The first 1) is to simply "understand." The second 2) is to simply "remind." The third 3) is to simply be a mantra. Try it.
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Oct.02.2012
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vertical line When you see into your being, and so realise the no-thingness of all beings, you will know yourself as that which cannot be divided. This knowing, is in truth, an unknowing.
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Quote: "When you see into your being, and so realise the no-thingness of all beings, you will know yourself as that which cannot be divided. This knowing, is in truth, an unknowing. "
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Yeah, what you said.

What is Truth I cannot say, but can only point to what is true.

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Oct.03.2012
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your truth, my truth and HER truth.

Does everyones truth is different? (a simple question come to my mind now)

answer is about interconnectedness I think.

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vertical line Quote: "1) "Truth does not reveal itself through effort, but through discarding what is false."

2) "What works is what is truth; unlearn what is untrue."

3) "Moksha-Sankalpa" (the determination to be free from the false)


These three help to unwind a single thought and replace with a true thought. The first 1) is to simply "understand." The second 2) is to simply "remind." The third 3) is to simply be a mantra. Try it.
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That sort of makes sense. And, that is what makes me apprehensive ... hahaha
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Oct.03.2012
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Oct.03.2012
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vertical line In the last couple days I had some extra spending cash and bought some stuff. I bought a drafting table which can be used as a white board, a Ipod shuffle touchscreen a friend sold to me, had a chance to pay off a 500 dollar credit card, a book...I have been enjoying football season, The Detroit Lions. And am excited for the Detroit Tigers because they made it in the playoffs. Otherwise I sit home usually just listening to the acorns fall.
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vertical line It's raining good and long! Go rain!

There was a cute little frog on the covered deck out front, and I just had to pick him up and hold him for a minute. Then I carefully set him back on the deck, where he sat still, out of the rain's grasp.
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Oct.04.2012
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vertical line Thoughts are like clouds that comes and goes. They take a million forms but no real substance to it. Your thoughts are just delusions so if you can stop them the sooner the better.
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Oct.04.2012
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Ha CCHOoooooer!!!!
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Oct.04.2012
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Oct.04.2012
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vertical line Quote: "Thoughts are like clouds that comes and goes. They take a million forms but no real substance to it. Your thoughts are just delusions so if you can stop them the sooner the better. "
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That sounds right but is so wrong on so many levels.
Thanks for your thoughts ... I meant delusions ... hahahaha
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Oct.04.2012
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"Thought is creative. Thus the ending of thought means ending the creativity of thought. To me thought is thought. And I struggle sometimes with purpose of action. Because I am. Nothing is."

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The Spirit put a slightly different spin on this for me in meditation,

she said, *Because I am nothing, nothing is.* 

Im not saying that is the Truth, just saying that I can see how that is true.

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Oct.05.2012
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And when they're gone. No stains. No trace.


























Bee

















you





















tea

















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I think Ben Franklin said,

*A man will tire of rain, fish, or house guests, in about three days.*

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Not if you have rain, plus

a house guest who smells like fish,

for more than three days.

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vertical line It has rained for several nights.
I was out on those nights. My feet got soaked.
Now my feet hurt .
Don't like wet feet.
Got to get a new pair of sneakers.
Sneakers ... who has that kind of money.
Have you seen how much they cost??
Wait-a-minute
Who said that?
Why are they singing in my ear??
Oh, damn Ipod again ... red faced
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vertical line You might consider trading the ipod for a new pair of shoes.
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The Ipod is borrowed.
The crappy shoes are mine.
What have you got to trade???
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vertical line - Ta-t
Worldly afflictions are as extensive as an ocean, noisy and clamorous; but they all arise from the thoughts in your own mind. When not a single thought is conceived, you are liberated from them all.
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Worldly afflictions are as extensive as an ocean, noisy and clamorous; but they all arise from the thoughts in your own mind. When not a single thought is conceived, you are liberated from them all.
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There is nothing to fear by your Self,

and what would be the point in that ?

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Round Midnight

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vertical line When thoughts come up, we return our awareness back to breathe.
We don't chase thoughts and we don't suppress thoughts.
We honor what arises and what falls away.
Life is not just thoughts. But thoughts are a tool of life..
Use it wisely .... hahaha
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vertical line Returns to absence,
Drops away to void,
No trace,
Am-Are,
Mu.
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'Under my cloak a fig for the king.'
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vertical line Quote: "When thoughts come up, we return our awareness back to breathe.
We don't chase thoughts and we don't suppress thoughts.
We honor what arises and what falls away.
Life is not just thoughts. But thoughts are a tool of life..
Use it wisely .... hahaha
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You mean thats your activity all your life. just watch your thoughts arises and falls away...lol
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "When thoughts come up, we return our awareness back to breathe.
We don't chase thoughts and we don't suppress thoughts.
We honor what arises and what falls away.
Life is not just thoughts. But thoughts are a tool of life..
Use it wisely .... hahaha
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You mean thats your activity all your life. just watch your thoughts arises and falls away...lol
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"Life is not just thoughts."
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When you're thinking, life is just thoughts.

What is it when you're not thinking?
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When you're thinking, life is just thoughts.

What is it when you're not thinking?
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You mean when you are pooing you are still thinking.. how can you release the stress if you are still thinking...lol
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "When thoughts come up, we return our awareness back to breathe.
We don't chase thoughts and we don't suppress thoughts.
We honor what arises and what falls away.
Life is not just thoughts. But thoughts are a tool of life..
Use it wisely .... hahaha
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You mean thats your activity all your life. just watch your thoughts arises and falls away...lol
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"Life is not just thoughts."
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No, that is not the only activity. Who can be so naive as to think it so??
That is the practice. Try it. It might bring you some sense of peace.

Yes, life is not just thoughts.
Do you have a question??
Are you just going to be a parrot??
Or, is there a mind behind those words ... hahaha
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "When thoughts come up, we return our awareness back to breathe.
We don't chase thoughts and we don't suppress thoughts.
We honor what arises and what falls away.
Life is not just thoughts. But thoughts are a tool of life..
Use it wisely .... hahaha
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You mean thats your activity all your life. just watch your thoughts arises and falls away...lol
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"Life is not just thoughts."
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No, that is not the only activity. Who can be so naive as to think it so??
That is the practice. Try it. It might bring you some sense of peace.

Yes, life is not just thoughts.
Do you have a question??
Are you just going to be a parrot??
Or, is there a mind behind those words ... hahaha
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Your post has nothing to do with my post. Why did you reply like that?
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it is a tool.
stop using it.

coeda. son of the LIVING TRUTH (THE WAY, THE TRUTH, AND THE LIFE.)


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it is a tool.
stop using it.

coeda. son of the LIVING TRUTH (THE WAY, THE TRUTH, AND THE LIFE.)


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Yeah.. What truth are you talking about...
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...always should be someone you really love.
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "When thoughts come up, we return our awareness back to breathe.
We don't chase thoughts and we don't suppress thoughts.
We honor what arises and what falls away.
Life is not just thoughts. But thoughts are a tool of life..
Use it wisely .... hahaha
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You mean thats your activity all your life. just watch your thoughts arises and falls away...lol
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No, that is not the only activity. Who can be so naive as to think it so??
That is the practice. Try it. It might bring you some sense of peace.

Yes, life is not just thoughts.
Do you have a question??
Are you just going to be a parrot??
Or, is there a mind behind those words ... hahaha
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Your post has nothing to do with my post. Why did you reply like that?
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Yeah!! Your post has nothing to do with my post. Why did you reply like that?

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Oct.21.2012
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We don't chase thoughts and we don't suppress thoughts.
We honor what arises and what falls away.
Life is not just thoughts. But thoughts are a tool of life..
Use it wisely .... hahaha
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You mean thats your activity all your life. just watch your thoughts arises and falls away...lol
"
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"Life is not just thoughts."
"
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No, that is not the only activity. Who can be so naive as to think it so??
That is the practice. Try it. It might bring you some sense of peace.

Yes, life is not just thoughts.
Do you have a question??
Are you just going to be a parrot??
Or, is there a mind behind those words ... hahaha
"
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Your post has nothing to do with my post. Why did you reply like that?
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Yeah!! Your post has nothing to do with my post. Why did you reply like that?

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But it has to do with your thoughts...lol
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Oct.21.2012
03:31PM EDT 
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Oct.21.2012
05:33PM EDT 
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "When thoughts come up, we return our awareness back to breathe.
We don't chase thoughts and we don't suppress thoughts.
We honor what arises and what falls away.
Life is not just thoughts. But thoughts are a tool of life..
Use it wisely .... hahaha
"
.........

You mean thats your activity all your life. just watch your thoughts arises and falls away...lol
"
.........

"Life is not just thoughts."
"
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No, that is not the only activity. Who can be so naive as to think it so??
That is the practice. Try it. It might bring you some sense of peace.

Yes, life is not just thoughts.
Do you have a question??
Are you just going to be a parrot??
Or, is there a mind behind those words ... hahaha
"
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Your post has nothing to do with my post. Why did you reply like that?
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Yeah!! Your post has nothing to do with my post. Why did you reply like that?

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But it has to do with your thoughts...lol
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Well, apparently you can read minds too ... hahahaha
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Oct.21.2012
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Oct.21.2012
06:42PM EDT 
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Oct.21.2012
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "When thoughts come up, we return our awareness back to breathe.
We don't chase thoughts and we don't suppress thoughts.
We honor what arises and what falls away.
Life is not just thoughts. But thoughts are a tool of life..
Use it wisely .... hahaha
"
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You mean thats your activity all your life. just watch your thoughts arises and falls away...lol
"
.........

"Life is not just thoughts."
"
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No, that is not the only activity. Who can be so naive as to think it so??
That is the practice. Try it. It might bring you some sense of peace.

Yes, life is not just thoughts.
Do you have a question??
Are you just going to be a parrot??
Or, is there a mind behind those words ... hahaha
"
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Your post has nothing to do with my post. Why did you reply like that?
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Yeah!! Your post has nothing to do with my post. Why did you reply like that?

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But it has to do with your thoughts...lol
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Well, apparently you can read minds too ... hahahaha
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You bet.. I always know what you are thinking...lol..
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Oct.21.2012
08:48PM EDT 
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Oct.21.2012
09:48PM EDT 
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Never fear
Underdog is here .... hahaha

Yeah, you always know ... hehe
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Oct.22.2012
05:47AM EDT 
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Oct.22.2012
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No baby, I've got to hand that award over to you .. Joe.
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Oct.22.2012
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Oct.22.2012
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Oct.24.2012
01:30PM EDT 
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Have A Day.
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Oct.24.2012
05:20PM EDT 
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Oct.24.2012
06:53PM EDT 
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Sometimes a banana is just a fruit.
Leave it at that ... hahaha
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Oct.24.2012
08:33PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
12:41AM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
04:19AM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
03:40PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
03:57PM EDT 
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What do you mean by constant thought?

Can you please explain..

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Oct.28.2012
04:16PM EDT 
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vertical line constant creativity, constant mental formation, constant activity

order authority demand
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Oct.28.2012
04:26PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
04:40PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
04:52PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
05:04PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
05:09PM EDT 
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Quote: "I suppose it was satori. Because I still feel it after 10 years. And i dont think its going away anytime soon. The experience itself was stupid but it was the feeling that was real."
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Satori comes in many forms.  I havent heard two stories exactly alike.  But what is imparted seems to be universal, an understanding of nothingness, or isness, whatever you want to call it.

I also have never heard of the process reversing, unlike kensho.

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Oct.28.2012
05:41PM EDT 
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True satori left no doubt.

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Oct.28.2012
05:48PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
05:54PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
05:59PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
06:01PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
06:08PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
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Oct.28.2012
06:29PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
07:59PM EDT 
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Oct.28.2012
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You still carry it after 10 years? ...lol..
Thats not satori its your Ego...lol
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Oct.28.2012
08:15PM EDT 
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Oct.29.2012
04:23PM EDT 
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Quote: "I Love. No doubt."
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Satori No doubt.Satori No doubt.Satori No doubt.(3 times after Heart Sutra)

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