the band TOOL…Fans…Awakening…Humor

I haven’t ran into many TOOL fans where I am currently but on a recent trip to San Diego I met a couple of them and had nice conversations with them…then we Spiraled Out. In case you didn’t know, TOOL is my favorite band and if you’ve read my awakening story you’ll see that I was listening to Lateralus and Third Eye when I had … Continue reading the band TOOL…Fans…Awakening…Humor

Oneness…Knowledge…Wisdom…God… (Quote)

The sage must distinguish between knowledge and wisdom. Knowledge is of things, acts and relations. But wisdom is of God alone; and, beyond all things, acts, and relations, it abides forever. To become One with God is the only wisdom… ~ the Brihadaranyaka Upanishad Continue reading Oneness…Knowledge…Wisdom…God… (Quote)

God…Self-Realization…Reality…Know Thyself… (Quote)

Self-Realization is nothing but seeing God literally. Our greatest mistake is that we think of God as acting symbolically and allegorically, instead of practically and literally. You must get rid of the idea that you are yet to realize the Self. You are the Self here and now. ~ Ramana Maharshi Continue reading God…Self-Realization…Reality…Know Thyself… (Quote)

Afterlife…Fear…Remembrance…Know Thyself… (Quote)

If you are afraid of death, be afraid. The point is to get with it, to let it take over – fear, ghosts, pains, transience, dissolution, and all. And then comes the hitherto unbelievable surprise; You don’t die because you were never born. You had just forgotten who you are. ~ Alan Watts Continue reading Afterlife…Fear…Remembrance…Know Thyself… (Quote)