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#35 Mental Noise?

Mental Noise? How  do  we  reach  a  shift  in  consciousness  within ourselves ? What  does  it  take  for  this  to  occur ? Is  it  an  external  event  or  an  internal  event ? What  does  finding  enlightenment  for  yourself  have  in  common  with  the  birth  of  the  universe  and  the  possibility  of  there  being  life  on  other  planets ? Both  are  rare  events.

Drawing  an  analogy  between  what  it  takes  to  create  planetary  life  forms  and  what  it  takes  to  reach  enlightenment  for  ourselves, we  take  a  journey  through  the  Fermi  Paradox, the  Boltzmann  Brain  Theory, cataclysmic  events  and  Eckhart  Tolle’s  book  “The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment “ – to  try  and  answer  some  of  these  questions.

Quotes : 

“Some  changes  look  negative  on  the  surface  but  you  will  soon  realise  that  space  is  being  created  in  your  life  for  something  new  to  emerge.” – Eckhart  Tolle.

“To  know  yourself  as  the  Being  underneath  the  thinker, the  stillness  underneath  the  mental  noise, the  love  and  joy  underneath  the  pain  is  freedom, salvation, enlightenment” – Eckhart  Tolle.

I hope you enjoy this podcast as much as I enjoyed the discussion.

This podcast was recorded as a series of lectures given to people in 12 step addiction recovery treatment. The purpose of these talks was to teach and motivate individuals to search for their own spiritual solution to their addiction.

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