It took me years to figure out how simple it is to meditate:
Close your eyes and aim your attention at your nose. At this point, do not breathe, instead let your body breathe for you. When a thought inevitably occurs, notice that your eyes have shifted focus from your nose, simply return and attend to where your breath was left. Over time, you will…Continue
Added by Paisios Papapavlou on March 7, 2021 at 5:13am — No Comments
When one considers why God of the ancients was visualized as a fiery aspect, they are brought to observe the nature of combustion:
Fire is about transmutation:
The simple action of lighting a match is basically, rubbing the surface to induce static electricity, which further along, excites the molecules of the match's head into a higher energy state which allows them to disconnect from the rest of the carbon/wood and be unified with molecules of oxygen. The warmth from the…Continue
Added by Paisios Papapavlou on December 20, 2020 at 5:10am — No Comments
Time is motion:
>Empty space = no possibility of time due to lack of object relativity [paradox!]
>Objects in space but no movement = no time. Motion is required for the manifest of object granularity.
>>Moving objects in space = time
We have a linear experience of time, past; present; future: Forwards causality.
If experiential time is a series of relative motions within and without, then, thought is defined as a race within the noetical…
The knowledge of 'anything' implies that the 'anything' has been observed.
The levels of the observed are:
the surface level: the form of the being
and the deeper levels: the function and behaviour of the observed.
Intelligence is how deep you can peer into the phenomenology of the observed.
Wisdom is the ability to know how the observed interacts with other bodies/forces.
Intelligence is knowing how to cook a nice meal.
Wisdom is knowing not to use…