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  Ching Ch'ing, a Chinese Ch'an master, asked a monk:
-What is the sound outside?
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-That is the sound of rain.
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-Sentient beings are upside down, they lose themselves in pursuit of things.
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→→→→ vertical line TOPIC: THE EGO IS THE ENTITY LIKES TO THINK
vertical line Posted on Nov.12.2012 @ 04:51PM EDT by leoj99
The Ego is the Entity likes to Think

The Ego is the thinker. That is why you sit in zazen to tame down the Ego. Face a blank wall and just breath in and out.

When the Ego calms down and down the road.. then thoughts calms down until it dies... maybe it will not die totally but then the troublesome ones are gone.

It is only your Ego.. you are just watching your Ego if you watch your thoughts...

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Reply from leoj99
Nov.16.2012
02:27AM EDT 
vertical line I think the Egos are not responding...lol
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.16.2012
03:49AM EDT 
vertical line Are Thoughts The Source of Ego?
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.16.2012
03:58AM EDT 
vertical line Eckhart Tolle - Don't take your thoughts too seriously
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Reply from Sam Hardy
Nov.16.2012
04:22AM EDT 
Email Sam Hardy
vertical line Quote: "I think the Egos are not responding...lol "
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You're stepping it up Leo. 

Only ego wants to get rid of ego. True or false?

Must go now.  I have work to do.  All the best.
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Reply from Joe Chip
Nov.16.2012
07:34AM EDT 
vertical line The ego likes to think about realising a number - 0/1.
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Reply from Joe Chip
Nov.16.2012
07:47AM EDT 
vertical line Leoj99 is the entity that likes to think.
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Reply from floating_a
Nov.16.2012
03:52PM EDT 
vertical line Leoj99 - More practice, less talk would be good...
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