Originally Posted by MikeS80
Why does there need to be other separate dimensions, and places other than the right here and right now? Wishful feel good and comfortable thinking and feelings, wants and desires, which are clouded/conditioned falsely by the mind?
Oneness/wholeness is Oneness/wholeness and is exactly that, not many dimensions or places.
As far as I am concerned there is only existence/the right here and right now, which includes the non-being "spiritual world" and the being physical world, which is obviously a part/aspect of the "spiritual world".
"Not-being was this in the beginning; From it arose. Self-fashioned indeed out of itself." -Upanishads
Heaven, Earth, and I were produced together; and all things and I are one." -Chang Tzu
"It is from the nameless that Heaven and Earth sprang." -Tao Te Ching