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Old 19-01-2021, 05:07 PM
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Another favorite is Brian Greene.

In one sense (Awareness/Consciousness) we are there. All of us. In another sense It, as experienced by Its illumination of mind, is necessarily limited, however It is there and always Self-revealing. It's just a matter of realization and being able to rest in It.

It's not even something we can grab, On the contrary It grabs us and that recognition is the "knowing" of Self-realization. Call it Grace.

Yeah, Green has a lot of good vids on YouTube as well.
" It, as experienced by Its illumination of mind, is necessarily limited, however It is there and always Self-revealing. It's just a matter of realization and being able to rest in It."
Sounds like the opening description of Vedic epistemology in the Vid you posted..... on some other shore I think.
A realization that one is the light, illuminating the objects.
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Old 19-01-2021, 05:36 PM
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Yeah, Green has a lot of good vids on YouTube as well.
" It, as experienced by Its illumination of mind, is necessarily limited, however It is there and always Self-revealing. It's just a matter of realization and being able to rest in It."
Sounds like the opening description of Vedic epistemology in the Vid you posted..... on some other shore I think.
A realization that one is the light, illuminating the objects.

We think we're the Moon when in reality we are the Sun.

The Rishis of yore were pretty sharp cookies.
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Old 20-01-2021, 11:57 PM
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We think we're the Moon when in reality we are the Sun.

The Rishis of yore were pretty sharp cookies.

The Rishis look into the consciousness of their own minds, while the scientists look into their instruments, and they each end up seeing the other looking back at them.
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Old 21-01-2021, 02:30 PM
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The Rishis look into the consciousness of their own minds, while the scientists look into their instruments, and they each end up seeing the other looking back at them.

Amen ! Amen ! Amen !
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