Category Archives: vision

“The experiencer can be transformed directly into light” DTS p.168

In the TSK vision, a new experiencer is called for, an experiencer transformed directly into light. We hear this call as mystical, but there is no mysticism in sunlight, and the light we are naming now is more accessible than … Continue reading

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Linking to Light

FInding myself in old, neglected house; uncared for and apparently ugly. Shutting down, condensing, closing off. Trusting the suggestion to recognise and link to light. Connecting, integrating with points of light all around – reflected from shiny wall surface, from … Continue reading

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Optical Illusions Show How We See

In the article, “Optical Illusions Show How We See”, regarding how information can differ depending on perception, the author asks — why is the sky blue? (emphasis mine) “The sky isn’t actually colored at all (not blue or yellow or … Continue reading

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Another thought-provoking class

Another thought-provoking class this morning.  Thank you all :) Haven’t seen Cloud Atlas (yet) but have been doing a lot of long distance driving on highways recently, still thinking about the words of that astronomer in the documentary (mentioned in … Continue reading

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An interesting article Emphasizing Time over Space

An interesting article, “A Very Unusual Camera That Emphasizes Time Over Space” at the link below: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/15/jay-mark-johnson-time-lapse-photography_n_1967432.html The article says: ““A slit camera emphasizes time over space. Whatever remains still is smeared into stripes, while the motion of crashing waves, … Continue reading

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Practice Day comment

Abiding in Thought and Marriage of Sound and Breath have both been favourite practices for many years. Practising them today was very much a homecoming. With Marriage of Sound and Breath my thought train is simply ‘Breathe’, ‘Breathe’, ‘In’, ‘Out’. The mind … Continue reading

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Picture an Orange Ball

Some of you may recall an exercise Jack gave us in a previous course in which students were asked to picture an orange ball. During the process of visualizing an orange ball we got to see directly, in our own … Continue reading

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Practice 2.

I’ve been finding Jack’s second practice useful: “Let appearance appear in a way that preserves the insubstantiality of space.  In this way of appearing, substance is the appearance of substance.”  It’s interesting how these two sentences themselves don’t have subjects … Continue reading

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