Spiritual Forums

Home


Donate!


Articles


CHAT!


Shop


 
Welcome to Spiritual Forums!.

We created this community for people from all backgrounds to discuss Spiritual, Paranormal, Metaphysical, Philosophical, Supernatural, and Esoteric subjects. From Astral Projection to Zen, all topics are welcome. We hope you enjoy your visits.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest, which gives you limited access to most discussions and articles. By joining our free community you will be able to post messages, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload your own photos, and gain access to our Chat Rooms, Registration is fast, simple, and free, so please, join our community today! !

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, check our FAQs before contacting support. Please read our forum rules, since they are enforced by our volunteer staff. This will help you avoid any infractions and issues.

Go Back   Spiritual Forums > Spirituality & Beliefs > Non Duality

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 28-10-2017, 12:09 PM
Iamit Iamit is offline
Experiencer
Join Date: Mar 2017
Location: West Wales. u.k
Posts: 364
 
Nonduality and the problem of negative conditioning.

If we have been conditioned (rejection/condemnation) to believe that we are not worthy it is understandable why we select suffering rather than benefits.

Unravelling negative conditioning is a difficult process but there are some clues to be found in what we reject/condenm in others as those characteristics are likely to be those that we have been conditioned to believe are unacceptable in ourselves! So we can at least know what needs to be worked on to remove that conditioning. Good luck to all on that path.

From a nondual perspective you are not disconnected from Oneness whilst suffering that condition for it must already be Oneness arising as that condition and the suffering it causes. Some consolation I hope:)

It is never "Why do such states arise?" but rather that is how it must be otherwise the manifestation would not be infinite. "Ok", you might say, "but why do I have to be in that state?". The non dual response is that there is no personal volition whatsoever but rather that the manifestation is maintained by an infinite, automatic balancing system which determines what happens without which there would not be the appearance of duality (see symbiosis).
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 08:32 PM.


Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
(c) Spiritual Forums