Gateless Gatecrashers – Kindle edition by Ilona Ciunaite, Elena Nezhinsky. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Gateless Gatecrashers has 59 ratings and 4 reviews. Paul said: After a few of the reported discussions the format starts to see rather repetitive and a l. Gateless Gatecrashers – 21 Ordinary People 21 Extraordinary Awakenings by Ilona Ciunaite and Elena Nezhinsky. Two years ago, about the time this site was .
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That was important, and it was the start of the journey for me, but thats the start, not the end, as far as I am concerned. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.
Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Anyway, it seems like Gautama felt that trying to figure it out or have strong opinions on it before enlightenment was just a thicket of views. No pointing seemed ‘wrong’ or not useful. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. I had an experience a few months ago that would sounds like what you are getting at.
If you are a spiritual seeker and are getting a bit tired of it all, this could be gatecrazhers last spiritual book you read gatecrasherx a while. Similarly, I cannot exclude that some of the pointees have obtained more than 1. And clinging to ideas of self or no self is clinging to a fabrication and hence counterproductive, yet people read that and then turn around and immediately cling anyway tateless in the next breath or sentence!
I think you are correct htat from what I am reading there, it seems very strong evidence that Gautama taught ‘not self’ ideas when he thought it conducive to the path of cessation of dukkha gatecrashera also taught ‘self’ ideas when he thought it conducive to the same.
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Apparent ‘awakenings’ and ‘insights’ seem to have genuinely occurred in most of the dialogues. Ironically I can not think of one way to prove and show a Self that is permanent, underlying and directing activities in the background. This said however, it is interesting to note as observed personallythat the pure pointing and pure unwavering ideas presented in this book, are not upheld to such an unwavering extent in the LU movement itself, particularly in more recent times which is unfortunate, but expected when movements become ‘public’ and ‘marketable to the masses’ and give in to softening the direct approach.
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Even though you have a lot knowledge and experience on the subject you don’t seem to be there. This made created a sense of being outside of what my body was doing. The community around LU is nice and they main crew definetely have high levels of attainment, but there’s also a bit of an “that’s it, I’m done” attitude I am picking up on.
This book recounts the journeys of 21 ordinary people who dared to investigate whether the self they had always taken for real actually exists. You’ve read how to do it.
That “no self” is a mistranslation and misunderstanding. This book is a very simple but powerful affirmation that the I-thought is only a belief. Then again, I would also consider skipping a lot of the meditation I have done, especially the concentration meditations. I don’t know if one can go all the way even to ‘just’ first path this way, though. Overall, an underwhelming experience. Of course a few days of DP won’t give the same ‘benefits’ as 10 years of Vipassana, gatecarshers why would it and why would gateleas comparison even be valid.
Don’t worry; you’ll understand fully when you’re on the other side, so to speak.
Liberation Fatecrashers is a movement of volunteer guides who are dedicated to helping you end the spiritual search. It is the perfect solution. Social Media Donate Contact Friends. Can I say One’s Self??? Buy the selected items together This item: Not even mentioning other dimensions and such.
Zrini rated it it was amazing Dec 16, Home Books Gateless Gatecrashers. Yeah, not saying I think Gafeless is the one and only in all things, just that the irony almost punched me in the face there. And what’s more, there’s was no sense of any ability gatleess stop it. Same as languages has the word leprechaun and unicorn, we can use these wordsbut it does not prove it is there.
But, what it seems to me is that the Formations, are just that, formations of the same Cosmic Stuff, never separated, though they may certainly think so. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Of course there are tons of ways to put forth the idea comparing to various more human concepts. It, the ‘me’, is just another of the myriad things in awareness like the wind, the desk and this computer.
That is unfortunately not a given, as we know.