Author Archives: Soudabeh

Being is its fullness …

The following I found so relevant to our explorations, and beautiful in language of saying that which is hard to put in words …so I typed it up for me and am sharing it heare … ( from Stillness Speaks, … Continue reading

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More delicious notes on Inside Knowledge…

P3: The new way of seeing he found himself exploring had as its object, the old way of seeing! P5: “… Rinpoche describes the arc of his inquiry, a sequence both powerful and inspiring, at once strangely plausible and deeply … Continue reading

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Our Suffering Is a Belief

Our reading guide for week 3 (Session 11) was on WIR 139-141, and …. While reading page 139 (WIR), in the second paragraph I was guided to compare the LOK, Ex. 46 with what the main point that the paragraph … Continue reading

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The Velveteen Rabbit

The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams “What is Real?” asked the Rabbit one day. “Real isn’t how you are made,” said the Skin Horse. “It’s a thing that happens to you” “When a child loves you for a long, long … Continue reading

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The walk about practice from now on …

“Going directly to the ‘feel’ of open space offers an alternative to these approaches.  Here the mind can enjoy more beauty, accepting a standing invitation to ‘enter’ a different realm in which there is nothing for the mind to do.  … Continue reading

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Empowerment And Responsibility

TSK, Session 2, Assignment for week 4 “…We may try to break out of our sense of being trapped in ‘lower time’ by practicing meditation or other spiritual disciplines …” Would a different understanding of time change the way you … Continue reading

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Connecting Some Dots…. (Session 2, Assignment 1)

  “This non-experiential relationship with lower-level time is what structures the kinds of experiences we have. Not connected to time’s flow, we find ourselves in a world of ‘things and identities’ that are completely consistent with the static past-present-future structure … Continue reading

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Motivations to Study TSK

Some words on my motivations to study TSK: All my life in my encounters with others, I have had a deep wish that ‘the other’ could stretch them selves and expand their point of view … and see and include … Continue reading

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Practicing with ‘Opening Unknown Time’

  I took a two hours walk in the woods this morning, after having read the assigned reading and Jack’s expounding on the topic for this week.  I decided to take the expounding that I have printed with me in … Continue reading

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Zeroless space

Question: In (PP 44-45, DTS), we read: “In zeroless space, dimensions open up as though unzipped.  All is equally available everywhere, for every ‘where’, and each edge opens into the whole.  Even the edge of the edge opens.  We are … Continue reading

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