Blog by Eric Allen Bell - God is Closer to You than Your Self
When it comes to the subject of Enlightenment I am no authority. I do not possess special knowledge nor do I profess to speak to you now from some elevated state. On all matters Divine there is but one authority and that is The Great Mystery.…Continue
With each passing day, as I look inward and as I take in what is going on with the world outside, my heart opens. And the more it opens the more I understand why I have kept it shut for so long. The more my heart opens, the more I understand why the world has closed its heart.
Posted by Eric Allen Bell on December 24, 2014 at 8:18am
One's own existence seems self-evident....…Continue
Art by Alex Grey
In order to answer the question, "What happens when I die?" I feel it is important to take a look at something a bit less speculative and that is the question of what happens when we live.
There is no way to understand death if you don't know what life is. What happens between the moment you take…
Over a long enough period of time, the survival rate for your body is zero. Contained within the body is the brain and one of the functions of the brain is the ego. The ego is the self concept of the brain-body organism and it does not like what was just said one bit.…Continue
"Even when you taste
the bliss that you are,
the mind still runs back
to its old assumptions
of what it is.
You experience yourself as consciousness,
then what happens?
You snap back like an elastic band
to assuming you are your thinking again.
That sense of…
Posted by Kip Mazuy on November 12, 2014 at 5:36pm