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E magnum opus the great Work Of Spiritual And Material of spiritual and material Some alchemists thought they could make it others believed it ad to be discovered I am not teaching anything about alchemy ere I am borrowing the idea because it fits with what I am trying to say about true nature We can only experience true nature in the manifold ways it presents itself And Yet It Is Always One Thing Loc 666I Felt yet it is always one thing loc 666I felt this next uotation encompassed my experience of this book Sometimes we can rapidly absorb a teaching and other times we can t get very far with it for a long time But we don t need to get into a mental struggle with the ideas and the notions Although understanding is an important part of awakening it need not appen immediately loc 922So that s a relief Perhaps my awakening is still on its way Until then I ll just chill where I amThank you to NetGalley and Shambhala Publications for a free advance reader s copy of this book Breaks new ground in nondualism dissolving misconceptions about enlightenment and framing the journey as a continual and never ending process of opening to true nature. Onstraints Finally we are left with the revelation that true nature is endlessly knowable and yet nothing we can know or say about it exhausts its mystery and power The result is a new understanding of what liberation and practice are and a view of what it's like when seeking ceases and life becomes a process of continual discovery We begin to appreciate that the freedom of reality expressed in the complete and fulfilled life all uman beings seek and to appreciate that the freedom of reality expressed in the complete and fulfilled life all uman beings seek and find is actually the simplicity of the ordinary.
at different for different manners of spiritual teachings Don t let my incomprehension deter you if you find the description intriguing I m neither a Don t let my incomprehension deter you if you find the description intriguing I m neither a nor a guru just someone who studies religions and spirituality in a comparative curious meandering way This could be the book that opens a door for you It simply wasn t that for meThere are some gems idden in these pages but I found it mainly to be a labyrinth of words I ve Of Magic and Mating New Canton Republic had a similar feeling when listening or reading the works of Eckhart Tolle I feel like what Almaas is saying is worthwhile so I made my way through it But I just didn t get the majority of it Puzzling my way through this book was like grasping a cloudIad finished this book last week in preparation for writing a review the day it came out but when I sat down to write yesterday the words wouldn t come Rarely does reading a book leave me speechlessI ll pull some 竹光始末 The Bamboo Sword And Other Samurai Tales hig. Well known spiritual teacher A H Almaas uses the metaphor of the mysterious philosopher's stone to discuss a tremendous liberating power that leads to endless enlightenment For millennia alchemists sought the philosophers' stone the miracle substance believed to be the key to all the secrets of existence The uest was fueled by some of the prime uestions ofuman existence What am I Why am I Bloodleaf here Howas this world come to be A H Almaas shows that the tremendous liberating power of the mysterious philos.ready at different