Dive in. –Ernest Holmes in Science of Mind, “People will forget what you say, but they will never forget how you make them feel.” –Mike Zonta, H.W., M. “The conscious mind has never won an argument with the unconscious.” Indra’s Net shoots holes in the assumption or imputation of a solid and fixed universe ‘out there’. This relationship is said to be one of simultaneous mutual identity and mututal intercausality.”, ~ Francis H. Cook, Hua-yen Buddhism: The Jewel Net of Indra. –Thane of Hawaii. “What is the ontological response to fight, flight or freeze? Each jewel, in turn, is intrinsically and intimately connected to all the others; thus, a change in one gem is reflected in all the others. http://www.heartspace.org/misc/IndraNet.html, Philosopher David Loy's Explanation of Indra's Net and Mahayana Buddhism, 1) Thusness/PasserBy's Seven Stages of Enlightenment, 2) On Anatta (No-Self), Emptiness, Maha and Ordinariness, and Spontaneous Perfection, 4) Realization and Experience and Non-Dual Experience from Different Perspectives, 5) Differentiating I AM, One Mind, No Mind and Anatta, 6) A Summary of Seeing that Frees by Rob Burbea, 7) Experience, Realization, View, Practice and Fruition, 8) Book Recommendations 2019 and Practice Advices, Awakening to Reality: A Guide to the Nature of Mind, Soh’s Journal and Notes on Spiritual Awakening, General Buddhadharma Discussions: Dharma Connection, Chinese Translation of Thusness/PasserBy's Seven Stages of Enlightenment, The Concept of Sunyata (Emptiness) in Mahayana Sutras, Dream Datum: Self discovery paths related articles, Buddhist Forum: ~ Buddhism: Wisdom Bliss ~. –Margaret Atwood, “You have to fall in love with hanging around words.” –Oprah, “When I was born I was so surprised I didn’t talk for a year and a half.”
–Buddha, “Translation [and Releasing the Hidden Splendour] is a form of worship.” And we are all that Being.” –Richard Branam. Excellent article. “You can’t change your shoes while you’re standing in them.” “Translation is ‘magical thinking’ based on self-evident axioms and syllogistic reasoning (which is to say that Translation is not magical thinking at all).” Continually abide in the Self by asking "who am I" and all these questions will subside. –Christian Morgenstern, German poet, “Just as the same city viewed from different directions appears entirely different … there are, as it were, just as many different universes, which are, nevertheless, only perspectives on a single one, corresponding to the different points of view.” Was going through some old Ven Hui Lu videos. Most natural pain killer what there is. There are several aspects of Indra’s Net, as described in the above quote, that signify it as a crystal clear allegory of reality: 1. –Benjamin Alire Saenz, “Choose your leaders with wisdom and forethought. –Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, “Most stuff that is genuine is better left unsaid.” Imagine a vast net; at each crossing point there is a jewel; each jewel is perfectly clear and reflects all t…. The Net of Indra is a metaphor from Mahayana Buddhism that demonstrates the principles of Interdependent Origination. –Martin Buber, “If you knew all this shit [philosophy], you’d be unfuckwithable.” –Robert McEwen, H.W., M. “The traditional ethical precept about anger is sometimes translated as not to get angry, but in modern Soto Zen Buddhism, we say not to harbor ill will.” The fact that all nodes are simply a reflection of all others implies the illusory nature of all appearances. “A philosophy should not take the place of conscientiousness and compassion. “The Net of Indra is a profound and subtle metaphor for the structure of reality.
“Question: How old is being? –Raaj Sharma, “When I create art, it’s like holding hands with God.” The metaphor of Indra's net may justly be called the first bootstrap model, created by the Eastern sages some 2,500 years before the beginning of particle physics. 3. If the gate is closed, we will go over the fence. A familiar concept in various high dharmas is one of an impersonal creative intelligence that springs forth into reality through the instruments of all living beings. –Brian Wallenstein, H.W., d. “A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on, but once it gets its pants on, watch out!! In Buddhism, each jewel or pearl in the net is seen as a sentient being. Each jewel also reflects every other jewel, infinite in number, and each of the reflected images of the jewels bears the image of all the other jewels — infinity to infinity. “Belief in ego is the Antichrist.” Being an individuation of infinite mind, you know what to do, and you will do it; you know what to say, and you will say it; you know what to write and you will write it.” He thought he was talking to them and that they were talking back to him through his art.” “A problem is basically the world telling us it’s larger than we thought it was.” It was described in verse 8.8 that the net was the basis of the cosmos through which evil, time and space was controlled, interconnected with each eye representing a node that reflected all the other nodes..Rig Veda (much older) had also mentioned that universe is likely a multiverse but its creation could not even be accounted for by the Gods as there were several such universes that were created and destroyed. — G.K. Chesterton, “Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only at night.” Your email address will not be published. –from the French film “Toi and Moi”. It said it was created and non existent which reflects the lack of time or an inability to perceive time at the "beginning".It is important to note that vedic deity Indra is not a true diety but rather a post that is occupied. You are an individuation of creative intuition. –Rainer Maria Rilke, “Everyone has got some preconceptions, but you have to readjust them in front of reality. Emptiness as Viewless View and Embracing the Trans... A casual comment about Dependent Origination. –Neil deGrasse Tyson, “The ego gets what it wants with words. Quotes By Rajiv Malhotra. There are names marked all over it.” –Sunday Night Translation Group, “Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.” ―George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four, “Man is in love with conclusions.”
“You are an individuation of infinite mind. –Richard Branam, “Translation is comfort food for the soul.” Here is the metaphor: In the realm of the god Indra is a vast net that stretches infinitely in all directions. — Native American proverb at cafe in San Francisco, “To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you like everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.”
To be led by a tyrant is to sell yourself and those you love into slavery.” “Hugging is a form of meditation.” Virginia(The breath of God as it emanates from the center of the Universe and returns. –Terence McKenna, “A word after a word after a word is power.” –James Cameron quoting Brazilian tribal saying, “You don’t attract what you want. –Anonymous, “Be not angry that you cannot make others as you wish them to be, since you cannot make yourself as you wish to be.” I live in a world that acts physical.” I think what they are addicted to essentially is brotherhood.
–Krishnamurti. –Ernest Hemingway, “Inside every head is a different world.” –22-year-old student of philosophy. –Eckhart Tolle, “There is nothing to writing. Not only that, but each of the jewels reflected in this one jewel is also reflecting all the other jewels, so that the process of reflection is infinite. Required fields are marked *. “There is no Supreme Being. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.” –skateboarder in San Francisco, “Thank God our time is now, when wrong comes up to meet us everywhere, never to leave us till we take the longest stride of soul men ever took.” “History doesn’t repeat itself, but it does rhyme.” IS A SECRET ANCIENT LANGUAGE OF WANDERERS A HARBINGER OF OUR FUTURE? Imagine a vast net; at each crossing point there is a jewel; each jewel is perfectly clear and reflects all t… –J.D. –George Bernard Shaw, “Minds are like parachutes: they only function when open.” –Mike Zonta, H.W., M. “The only true aristocracy is that of consciousness.” –Mike Zonta, H.W., M. “You do not merely stretch rhino leather over your own fair skin, for that would deflect pleasure as well as pain, and you do not permit your being to turn stinking inside a shell, but what you do is swirl yourself in the toughness of dreams.”