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→→→→ vertical line TOPIC: LIFE IS JUST THOUGHTS OR NOT JUST THOUGHTS?
vertical line Posted on Oct.19.2012 @ 08:54PM EDT by esoteric
When you're thinking, life is just thoughts.

What is life when you're not thinking?

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Reply from so_teh
Oct.19.2012
09:51PM EDT 
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vertical line Pebble for your pocket?
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Reply from *CSEe*
Oct.19.2012
10:36PM EDT 
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To me , "life" is a journey in a process towards purity and life is there as long as one attached to his awareness ,,,,,,,,,,and one will continue to have "life" as long as he have will to exist and attached in his awareness ...........thought is part of awareness resulted from own emotions and expectation .......thought is part of self exploration in own journey known as life ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,so thought is in life but life is more than thought ...life is the whole emotion and Buddhism is a PROCESS to freedom from emotion , freedom from life ...............

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Reply from esoteric
Oct.20.2012
12:18AM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "

To me , "life" is a journey in a process towards purity and life is there as long as one attached to his awareness ,,,,,,,,,,and one will continue to have "life" as long as he have will to exist and attached in his awareness ...........thought is part of awareness resulted from own emotions and expectation .......thought is part of self exploration in own journey known as life ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,so thought is in life but life is more than thought ...life is the whole emotion and Buddhism is a PROCESS to freedom from emotion , freedom from life ...............

Thks

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Just thoughts.
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Reply from football
Oct.20.2012
05:57AM EDT 
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When you're thinking, life is just thoughts.

What is life when you're not thinking?

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one single hair.

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Reply from Joe Chip
Oct.20.2012
07:49AM EDT 
vertical line Not imaginary - a word which is contanimated by the idea of unreality.

A physical spiritual universe.
The heavenly earth.
Not a world of concepts.
Not models or universals in logic.

Imaginal.
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Reply from esoteric
Oct.20.2012
11:28AM EDT 
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When you're thinking, life is just thoughts.

What is life when you're not thinking?

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one single hair.

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Burn it!
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Reply from football
Oct.20.2012
01:37PM EDT 
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vertical line I can not find the coordinates of it.It is untouchable.How can I burn it?
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Reply from esoteric
Oct.20.2012
02:14PM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "I can not find the coordinates of it.It is untouchable.How can I burn it?"
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You lost your hair, but grew something else. Burn that too.
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Reply from *CSEe*
Oct.20.2012
02:21PM EDT 
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "

To me , "life" is a journey in a process towards purity and life is there as long as one attached to his awareness ,,,,,,,,,,and one will continue to have "life" as long as he have will to exist and attached in his awareness ...........thought is part of awareness resulted from own emotions and expectation .......thought is part of self exploration in own journey known as life ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,so thought is in life but life is more than thought ...life is the whole emotion and Buddhism is a PROCESS to freedom from emotion , freedom from life ...............

Thks

CSEe

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Just thoughts.

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Just thoughts.

But perhaps if I challenge it more and more , it will be factor for myself  realization not just thought ..............
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Reply from leoj99
Oct.20.2012
03:30PM EDT 
vertical line Well it is so easy to test if life is just a thought. You can whack a hammer on your head and see when  you cannot think anymore if you are still alive...lol
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Reply from leoj99
Oct.20.2012
03:32PM EDT 
vertical line Or swallow ten marshmallows at the same time...
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Reply from leoj99
Oct.20.2012
03:34PM EDT 
vertical line You don't need to talk and talk so much about it...lol
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Reply from leoj99
Oct.20.2012
03:35PM EDT 
vertical line So when you cannot think anymore you will know what is life, living...lol
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Reply from leoj99
Oct.20.2012
03:36PM EDT 
vertical line Pulsating....
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Reply from esoteric
Oct.20.2012
07:36PM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Or swallow ten marshmallows at the same time... "
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You did this??? Good on ya, mate!
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Reply from leoj99
Oct.20.2012
08:02PM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Or swallow ten marshmallows at the same time... "
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You did this??? Good on ya, mate!
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Thats how to test if life are thoughts... I didn't because I know life are not thoughts...lol
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Reply from so_teh
Oct.20.2012
11:07PM EDT 
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vertical line Penny for your thoughts?
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Reply from so_teh
Oct.20.2012
11:33PM EDT 
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vertical line Q: What is the use of samadhi, and does thought subsist then?

Maharshi: Samadhi alone can reveal the Truth. Thoughts cast a veil over Reality, and so It is not realized as such in states other than samadhi. In samadhi there is only the feeling "I Am" and no thoughts. The experience "I Am" is being still.
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Reply from leoj99
Oct.21.2012
12:24AM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Q: What is the use of samadhi, and does thought subsist then?

Maharshi: Samadhi alone can reveal the Truth. Thoughts cast a veil over Reality, and so It is not realized as such in states other than samadhi. In samadhi there is only the feeling "I Am" and no thoughts. The experience "I Am" is being still.
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And without thoughts, without I Am...lol
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Reply from so_teh
Oct.21.2012
12:28AM EDT 
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vertical line Samadhi is the Ultimate Self-Respect
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Oct.21.2012
02:07AM EDT 
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Yeah.. thoughts spoils Samadhi...
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Reply from justin
Oct.21.2012
03:56AM EDT 
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vertical line without thoughts we are as we have always been, 
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Reply from football
Oct.21.2012
06:01AM EDT 
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Quote: "Quote: "I can not find the coordinates of it.It is untouchable.How can I burn it?"
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You lost your hair, but grew something else. Burn that too.
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This burning process!.., may bring peace.

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Reply from Joe Chip
Oct.21.2012
06:26AM EDT 
vertical line Put another log on the fire or just keeping pouring the fuel.
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Reply from Joe Chip
Oct.21.2012
06:28AM EDT 
vertical line Watch it while it blazes.
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Reply from Joe Chip
Oct.21.2012
07:11AM EDT 
vertical line A pure immaterial Light.
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