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Originally posted by ApolloDionysis I never used an example with a train in it. I did talk about relativity and moving at the speed of light however, I will assume this is what you are referring to.
It is theory, as nothing can be proven a hundred percent, there is always a possibility of either right or wrong, or even something entirely different.
So the overcoming of dualistic nature renders this observing consciousness exempt from dualistic logic then. I will refer back to my previous statement that this observational knowledge is only accessible from dualistic logic, other wise, how would you know, or be able to understand this idea?
Before you understood or came across this idea you thought in this way, and those who have come up with this idea have only done so by using dualistic logic. It is not 'outside' of the thinker in this way, as this is the only way for human being to access this dimension of consciousness.
So what you are saying is that there is a unified consciousness that exists beyond 'self' and bodily-grounded consciousness. It exists as the "knowledge that it observes", but how does this occur? Are you saying that pure awareness is a way of accessing this consciousness, for example Zazen? Becoming the knowledge that is observed? These are just clarifying questions.
If I understand correctly, then time is not bi-directional, this is simply dualistic logic which you refute. Instead it exists all at once within this observational consciousness.
Are you saying that invention, creativity and the like is somehow inspired by this observational consciousness? A moment of satori, if you will, allows for all sources of creativity and inspiration?
Also, qualia is the 'subjective' experience of phenomena. It is ineffable, but the most familiar characteristic of a 'thinking' being. I do not think it is meant to obfuscate, simply a term to describe bodily-grounded conscious beings quality of experiences.
Originally posted by ApolloDionysis If the future is changing the present at this moment, and once humanity realizes your theory is 'true', then this period wouldn't be demonic, or perverse.
...Yes. All at once. But merely saying that does not 'go anywhere'. The assertion of bi-directionality conveys more information.
The 'movement' of self-reflection is bi-directional in terms of time. So is the postulation of the thought of the 'thinker'. In other words time goes both forwards and backwards at each of these instances. But, after that, it is asserted that time can ONLY go in a forward direction. That is for the purpose of preserving the temporal continuity of the spatiality of the consciousness of the "self"...
...There is no logic to that "thought experiment" at all. It is something which is visualized and intuited. Either a person sees that or does not see that. Any mathematics having to do with all of these kinds of things--the Lorentz transformation, etc.--consist of thoughts of the 'thinker'.
But intuition is something like ESP and telepathy and pre-cognition...
Thus, any legitimate TOE (Theory of Everything) must be able to explain, also, the consciousness from which it originated.