by Lauren Simpson-Green
July 27, 2016
from FractalEnlightenment Website
are all made of the same substance.
They are made up of similar tissues, cells, atoms,
and at the deepest level, subatomic particles.
Similarly, when your experience of reality
becomes more subtle,
you discover that everything
is just different expressions
of one field of non-dual Being.'
But there is one thread to the mindful patchwork that is becoming increasingly popular:
The word duality
conjures the Buddhist theory of integration and the
path that bridges two supposedly opposite factors, such as
gender, race and religion and dissolves the apparent differences
before your very eyes.
constantly letting each moment drop away in strict-honoring-presence
can be daunting for some - especially in such an
ego-centric society - yet for many,
especially the traumatized, it may offer the only way out.
If humans' flaw is
desire, then the only road to overcoming it is to completely
shut off all past and future longing.
to enjoy The Power of Now
through an understanding of non-duality.
"What appears to us as space
in our universe perceived through the mind and the senses
is the Unmanifested itself, externalized.
It is the 'body'
Eckhart Tolle points out, space
has no existence because it doesn't stand out.
And so, to invert our
focus and redirect it from things that stand out, including the
running narrative our minds feed us every second of the day, to
the space in between those things - the non-dualistic space that has
no label or 'existence' - then we will begin to have experiences of
God and the beauty of the present moment.
This is the advice given to those who have been traumatized and is the first thing we attempt during meditation is to ground yourself in the present moment by shifting your focus to the weight of your body, your breath and the sounds that you hear right now.
And you will gradually become the observer...
If you view life from a
non-dualistic perspective then you have uncovered God's
Have you ever actually
All these things we are taught and swallow, but,
The moment it almost
becomes too much is when you're realizing that you have no knowing
that your children are sleeping in the very next room.
In a place of
reality becomes ever so much more
fun. If not a little scary.
This is healing in its most intense form!
It's addictive, and
sometimes so much more rewarding than sitting in silence or
participating in more traditional forms of meditation.
And perhaps it is when
you're using it to get filthy rich.
Perhaps the true art of honoring the law of attraction is to,
If our higher selves are
part of the Unmanifested to use Tolle's term, then it is a
part of the innate wisdom of the universe and therefore 'knows' so
much more than our rabbit racing minds running in circles.
We only have to
remember to find it...