“What I learned and what I believe to this day is that the physical body that we live in actually gives us the most beautiful vehicle ever imagined to experience time and space, and to experience the universe in ways that cannot be experienced while you are in spirit.” ~ (Near Death Experiencer) Mellen-Thomas Benedict
From: ~~~ Talks with Sri Ramana Maharshi, Talk 88.
What is the significance of Christ
in the illumination of St. Paul?
Illumination is absolute,
not associated with forms.
After St.Paul became Self-conscious
he identified the illumination
But Paul was not a lover of Christ then?
Love or hatred is immaterial.
The thought of Christ was there.
It is similar to Ravana’s case.
are all the same.
“Birth is okay and death is okay, if we know that they are only concepts in our mind. Reality transcends both birth and death.” ~ Thich Nhat Hanh
“The moment I have realized God sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see God in them – that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.” ~ Vivekananda
“The research has revealed that in a mysterious and yet unexplained way…each of us harbors the information about the entire universe and has potential access to all its parts.” ~ Stanislav Grof (Professor of Psychiatry at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine)
“My body is but wax and wick for flame. When the candle burns out, the Light shines elsewhere.” ~ Egyptian Book of the Dead
“Realization of Self is more important and beneficial than realization of UFO’s or Otherworldly Life.” ~ Mynzah