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WHAT IS POSITIVE TIME?

WHAT IS POSITIVE TIME? “Perhaps we have memories of times when wonderment and wholesome feelings seemed natural; if so, we can invite this presence into our lives. Can we recall positive thoughts and feelings and imprint them in our memory? … Continue reading

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GIANT BODY – THE HAND…

GIANT BODY – THE HAND… We continued to explore the GIANT BODY exercise by going smaller… that may sound contradictory, but you might say we ‘felt’ our way more than conceptualized. And ‘feeling’ is what opened the thought, feeling breathed … Continue reading

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Open Knowing…

Interesting thought experiment that becomes a ‘knowing‘ experience… How to open an object of the mind… [An object] can be looked at in and of itself. Or it can be seen as a point in a process. Sitting quietly, breathing, … Continue reading

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‘Imagining’ Time and appearance

‘Imagining’ Time and appearance with TSK… Rinpoche ‘perpends’, saying in ‘Sacred Dimensions of Time and Space’… “Between simultaneous and linear a contradiction operates. Perhaps this is a clue that our point of view does not yet have a wide enough … Continue reading

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Right and Wrong At The Same Time

Hi! My cousin, a teacher with Ph.D. in Art History sent this to her brother, and Astro Physicist at Cal Tech, and to me. It’s a short article from ‘The Onion’, where everything is satire. She thought we would find … Continue reading

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a quake in the bedrock

Sometimes we get a glimpse of how immense knowledge is. Even in the exploration of time and space and knowledge, we are viewing from our particular loupe on reality. And sometimes we glimpse a crack in that loupe that takes … Continue reading

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Life in Magenta

Peter Brook’s new production at the Young Vic in London is entitled The Valley of Astonishment. Jon Adams worked closely with Peter on the production. I saw him in an after-show discussion. Jon is an artist, diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome and … Continue reading

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Assignment: Session Two, Week 3

In facing a practical challenge this week (learning to use an interactive website), my responses are: it’s too difficult; there’s not enough time; what will it lead to? (more complication, responsibilities, pressure…etc…!); feeling trapped. I notice I am at a … Continue reading

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Giant Body

Now that we are being invited to create, approach and explore a Giant Body, I thought these microphotographs referenced in today’s Guardian newspaper might be of interest: http://www.theguardian.com/science/gallery/2013/oct/30/2013-nikon-photomicrography-competition-pictures#/?picture=421216322&index=12 Caroline

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