a reply to: glend
Did you ask him where his happiness resides, or are you just assuming something?
Only when the soul, the body and the mind are completely still and in perfect harmony the light will shine trough unhindered, and you will see what
The mind is made of 3.
ego, superego, ID
Please read about it in this thread
"The mind is the hero with a thousand faces. It creates all the possible dramas humans can experience.
All the ups and downs.
Every experience ever imaginable with its values, gets extracted from the source by fracturing the light trough the prism oft the mind. And enacted
onto the scenery through diffrent medias for a lot of reasons. But ultimately to observe itself. The mind prism is made up of the superego, ego,
The mind is writing a script for itself to watch and wonder what it means. interpreting it, evaluating , and memorizing every experience.
a script that gets written, enacted, and observed at the same time. And each side of the prism brings his part to the whole experience.
The interpretation is for the writer to have a tool with which it can ponder concepts and transmute them from singularity into duality. Black and
The evaluating part gives every experience a value from a defined polar spectrum. It gives your script the emotions. colors your painting. It's the
The memorizing part stores the experiences. It does it for multiple reasons and in multiple ways. One would be to have a sense of time, another to
rewatch parts of the Script...
It is the observer, watching and interpreting from his point of view. And telling the story he sees to the writer while he writes it. And so on..."
The Ego is not the antithesis!!!
It is on the other polar spectrum and part of the whole!
Give it something to play, train it, love it like your dog later like your kid, and in the end like yourself!
Honestly No Clue