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That stones, at a very basic and primitive level, have some kind of sense of basic awareness
Could be because changing a part in one area altered the system somehow in another area...after all even if it's not a directly related part, the whole system is all actually connected in one way or anotheredit on 14-12-2013 by coldkidc because: (no reason given)
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I think that there is interaction between a user and the tool used. Whether you are using a computer, driving a car or repairing a truck.
Basically, the truck is made up of the same 4 elements as a human (Water, Earth, Fire and Air). Any disfunction in a vehicle is due to an imbalance in the elements rather than the truck having some kind of consciousness. It is more a case of the user transferring their own "chemistry" to the vehicle and causing the problem.
I had an interesting experience once. I had an engineer fix a boiler at home. After paying him a lot of money to repair the boiler, a few days later the boiler started to behave funny and was making rattling noise and seemed about to give up. Out of frustration , I decided to 'connect' to it. I closed my eyes and tried to transfer my consciousness to it . Suddenly, I felt like I was inside the machine and was not sure what to do next. Luckily I knew a ritual that restores balance between the elements and recited it.
It was a true out of body experience and when I came back I paused for a while. Then I listened out and the noise was now a healthy sound that boilers are supposed to make.
Therefore, it might be worth getting a truck repaired by a witch-doctor type of mechanic.
The problem is the Truck owner.
The owner has been mollycoddling the truck for many months, knowing full well it needs maintenance.
You've just done that maintenance, and now the owner thinks he can treat it like a new truck, he overloads it and puts his foot down and he now finds the weaknesses that were hidden by his previous careful driving.
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Awesome thread. This is something I've thought about a few times as well. As a child, my uncle had an old Chevette. It looked good, but it was a nightmare under the hood. My uncle literally had to "boost it's ego" by sweet talking it to start up. Sometimes in a hurry, he'd forget or curse the thing for not starting only to say, "Come on baby, I know you can do this!" and it'd sure enough start up.
He had the all kinds of things replaced on it like the starter, spark plugs and a few other things. But even though, it wouldn't start without being sweet talked into starting. Later on, we'd joke that even though the car was supposedly fixed and should start up, it got used to being coddled and wanted to be praised before turning over.
Was this really the case though? Probably not. (Maybe faulty wiring for all I know) Bbut it was a neat experience and I'll remember that car for the rest of my life.