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→→→→ vertical line TOPIC: WHICH IS THE MOST UNIVERSAL HUMAN CHARACTERISTIC?
vertical line Posted on Mar.04.2020 @ 04:28AM EDT by Phil Space
Fear or laziness?
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Reply from Enver m.
Mar.04.2020
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vertical line I've a very lazy friend here.If he could find money he lives..
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Mar.04.2020
04:30PM EDT 
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vertical line Neither is universal. Commonplace but not the universal persona of the Atman.

Its totally lazy not to confront the basis of fear. Which is inward focused energy. Aka insecurity. Aka the attention turned inward.

Don't try. Let the physical body be aware of reality. This natural state will totally relax inward focused nervous energy.

The physical body aware of reality is the Atman. The Buddha body.
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Reply from so_teh
Mar.04.2020
10:37PM EDT 
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vertical line I [enjoy] both.

The usual routine & The unusual spontaneity.

I'm not really excited about either.

And I practice conscious enthusiasm.

Because there's nothing worse than someone who's extremely enthusiastic about whatever they are into...
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Mar.05.2020
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Mar.05.2020
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vertical line I am angry, I am ill and I'm as ugly as sin ...
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Mar.05.2020
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vertical line Because You're Frightened [look what fear's done to my body ...
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Mar.05.2020
12:27PM EDT 
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vertical line The attention cannot mend bones. The attention cannot cure sickness. The attention does not create the physical body. But the body creates the attention.

The intelligence and awareness of the physical being outweighs the attention. The animal mind. The false god. The inward focused energy. The insecure.

The physical being needs no security. Its secure in the fact we each are this physical body. Our five senses making each of us aware of reality with totally no effort at all.

Tell me what's wrong with being aware and I will tell everything that is wrong with the attention.
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Mar.05.2020
12:54PM EDT 
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vertical line When you have to go (do) go, when you have to stop, stop.

(come to my mind, one of my wonderful words)
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Mar.05.2020
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vertical line we don't reply we just live it
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Mar.05.2020
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vertical line Quote: "Tell me what's wrong with being aware "
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Nothing's wrong with being aware
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Mar.06.2020
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The attention causes confusion. A wobbling effect of indecision between opposite realities. For the attention to be secure it creates a viewpoint based on a one sided reality. Dualism as the main issue.

God has never abandoned anyone. We turned away from reality with our attentions instead of being aware of god.

Heaven being the complete solitude of relaxed sleeping awareness to mend.

God understands all people. It is not god that is to blame. It is mankind hurting mankind.

God will not kill his greatest creation. It is why delusion still persists.
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Mar.06.2020
02:05PM EDT 
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vertical line Mankind's flaw is the attention. Created focused nervous energy.

Let the physical body totally relax created focused nervous energy for relief.
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Reply from Phil Space
Mar.07.2020
05:33AM EDT 
vertical line The Lord is a man of war: the Lord is his name.
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Mar.07.2020
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vertical line Forget the lord, the god, satan or anything.

Explain some.
Open to open - close to close
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Mar.07.2020
10:53AM EDT 
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vertical line When nothing is in your concern, it is possible.
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Mar.07.2020
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that combine the past and the future or the real and the dream
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Mar.07.2020
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vertical line Nothing is in my concern.

Did you hear the lock sound?

cause this opens the door of spirituality
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Mar.07.2020
03:09PM EDT 
vertical line Watch out for the digital djinn.
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Mar.07.2020
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vertical line Quote: "The Lord is a man of war: the Lord is his name.

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You don't know the true god. Only the false. God directed me here to expose the evil of the noosphere.
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Mar.08.2020
04:25AM EDT 
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vertical line If you understand
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Mar.08.2020
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Mar.08.2020
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vertical line The Light Pours Out Of Me
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Mar.08.2020
12:50PM EDT 
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Mar.08.2020
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vertical line These zen masters focus on nasty farts. Paying attention to farts. What a weird thing to do. Their inward spirits can't help themselves.
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Mar.08.2020
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vertical line Use great will power of the mind to focus on farts so as to be aware of them. You will not be able to smell them unless you do.

Seems the zen masters are a bunch of fart smellers err I mean smart fellers.

Opps I forgot about attachment. Attachment to farts. That's so weird. I guess its good zen. Not sure.

Well to each their own. Go ahead and have fun paying attention to farts.
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Mar.08.2020
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vertical line Quote: "These zen masters focus on nasty farts. Paying attention to farts. What a weird thing to do. Their inward spirits can't help themselves."
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Do you have a special method?
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Mar.08.2020
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vertical line Quote: "Use great will power of the mind to focus on farts so as to be aware of them. You will not be able to smell them unless you do.

Seems the zen masters are a bunch of fart smellers err I mean smart fellers.

Opps I forgot about attachment. Attachment to farts. That's so weird. I guess its good zen. Not sure.

Well to each their own. Go ahead and have fun paying attention to farts.
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What fart Bob?
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Mar.08.2020
04:18PM EDT 
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vertical line Yes. Use willpower of mind to not pay attention to farts and you won't smell them.

New horizons.

Let the physical being that is aware of reality totally relax inward focused nervous energy.
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Mar.08.2020
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Use great will power of the mind to focus on farts so as to be aware of them. You will not be able to smell them unless you do.

Seems the zen masters are a bunch of fart smellers err I mean smart fellers.

Opps I forgot about attachment. Attachment to farts. That's so weird. I guess its good zen. Not sure.

Well to each their own. Go ahead and have fun paying attention to farts.
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What fart Bob?
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If you ever see a naked homeless man with warts all over his body who screams he wants your body just don't pay attention out of your eyes and you won't see him. Also don't pay attention out your ears and you won't hear him.

If he grabs you and kisses you just don't pay attention with your skin.

Use great will power of mind.
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Mar.09.2020
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Use great will power of the mind to focus on farts so as to be aware of them. You will not be able to smell them unless you do.

Seems the zen masters are a bunch of fart smellers err I mean smart fellers.

Opps I forgot about attachment. Attachment to farts. That's so weird. I guess its good zen. Not sure.

Well to each their own. Go ahead and have fun paying attention to farts.
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What fart Bob?
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If you ever see a naked homeless man with warts all over his body who screams he wants your body just don't pay attention out of your eyes and you won't see him. Also don't pay attention out your ears and you won't hear him.

If he grabs you and kisses you just don't pay attention with your skin.

Use great will power of mind.
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I have a homeless friend here .I fix him small needs properly.
So, don't worry about that.

He is just telling me one thing.That just look right infront of you.as i've been explain some.

As in looking right infront of you as in meditation.You know the eyes look right in front.

Same should be in the life.

the big lesson








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Mar.09.2020
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vertical line If I were Adam, I'd be scared of Eve too.
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Mar.09.2020
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C'mon baby, let's get out of the cold.
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Use great will power of the mind to focus on farts so as to be aware of them. You will not be able to smell them unless you do.

Seems the zen masters are a bunch of fart smellers err I mean smart fellers.

Opps I forgot about attachment. Attachment to farts. That's so weird. I guess its good zen. Not sure.

Well to each their own. Go ahead and have fun paying attention to farts.
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What fart Bob?
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If you ever see a naked homeless man with warts all over his body who screams he wants your body just don't pay attention out of your eyes and you won't see him. Also don't pay attention out your ears and you won't hear him.

If he grabs you and kisses you just don't pay attention with your skin.

Use great will power of mind.
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I have a homeless friend here .I fix him small needs properly.
So, don't worry about that.

He is just telling me one thing.That just look right infront of you.as i've been explain some.

As in looking right infront of you as in meditation.You know the eyes look right in front.

Same should be in the life.

the big lesson








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The big lesson is the attention is the root cause of all human suffering for mankind. Focused nervous energy is no good.

The physical body is automatically aware of reality. Let this state of being totally relax and release inward focused nervous energy for relief.

This is not my message. It is realities.

Not seeing god and not seeing Satan is blind to it. Not being able to see the difference between the two is blind. Not being able to see nature created you and allowed humankind to be highly intelligent is blind.

The zen master found god all around him when he gave up meditating. He then developed mushin sitting. The exact opposite of focused meditation.

The zen master did not speak of god for one reason. Debate is redundant. You either know god is reality or your stuck in the wheel of searching.
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Mar.09.2020
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One by one.

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Mar.09.2020
07:05PM EDT 
vertical line There appears to be a mind-body virus problem in the body language. And the virus will not self-isolate.
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Mar.10.2020
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Mar.10.2020
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vertical line There's little point in trying to treat the symptoms of the body-mind split virus. Better you don't become infected in the first place as it is particularly agressive - it multiplies exponentially within its host causing an alarmingly rapid decline in cognition.
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vertical line A silent, unanswering pure Voice. For anyone who wants to listen...
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Mar.10.2020
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vertical line All night not a thought of Zen practice … ryokan
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vertical line Quote: "There's little point in trying to treat the symptoms of the body-mind split virus. Better you don't become infected in the first place as it is particularly agressive - it multiplies exponentially within its host causing an alarmingly rapid decline in cognition."
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Stupid concept. How do you combine them? A imagined concept that does not address the issue.
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Mar.11.2020
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Mar.14.2020
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vertical line The total universal human characteristic is each physical being is automatically aware of reality.

This is why all true Buddha. Aware beings. See all people as buddhas.

All animals are aware as well. But their attentions keep them from being truly sentient which means purely aware.

Young babies are purely aware until taught the attention they then formulate in their heads.

The binding force of all humanity will be we are all aware.

A new age.
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Mar.15.2020
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vertical line Reality does not create one disease. Disease does not even exist in reality.

It is auto suggested via to the attention and focused nervous energy tends to carry it out.

I watched as my mother gave herself cancer with focused nervous energy. The body will do what you want. Even give yourself cancer.


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vertical line Hope blinds "what is"

Unfortunately, Bob puts all his hope in the body.

He will see.
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Mar.18.2020
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Mar.18.2020
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Mar.19.2020
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Mar.21.2020
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Mar.21.2020
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Indeed. Indeed!
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Mar.24.2020
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vertical line Quote: "Hope blinds "what is"

Unfortunately, Bob puts all his hope in the body.

He will see.
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PEOPLE DON'T LOSE THEIR HOPES AND THE WHOLE PROBLEM IS HERE AS FAR AS I SEE.

They think they can win or conquer to their enemy. Though they don't know what their enemy is.

Result is always the same. Defeat and the suffering.

And having a life full of hopes which is pumping to them.by the decision maker(s)

Why don't people ever surrender?

Why always do fight?

And why don't accept the things as they are?

But why?

Will anyone take my words on?

Let me see. You have hopes, right?



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Mar.24.2020
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Mar.24.2020
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Take [personal] responsibility. That should see you through.
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Mar.24.2020
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You are what you see.
Chew on that.

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