Wisdom poems: “If you love”… by Ibn al-Arabi

Your task is not to seek for love,but merely to seek and find all the barrierswithin yourself that you have built against it. Then when you see what is around you asnot other-than-you, and all and everything asthe existence of the One; when you do not see anything elsewith Him or in him; but see…

A quote from the Bhagavad Gita about our Oneness

  For one who sees with the eyes of the heart, rather than the senses, the world looks different; the blades of grass, the song of the birds, the drops of dew, all are seen to be none other than the One Life that surrounds us in every moment.  They see the One in every…

A quote about our “oneness” from James Orocall

The collective unconscious, the same as other transpersonal phenomena, is evidence that our mind is not an isolated entity but is constantly in touch with other minds as well as with the world around us. We are never entirely detached from the outside world; never entirely enclosed within our skin. Our mind is coherent with…

A quantum physics quote Wow! On the nature of….? (reality?)

Niels Bohr … understood that the energy of electrons in atoms can take on only certain values, like the energy of light, and crucially that electrons can only jump between one atomic orbit and another with determined energies, emitting or absorbing a photon when they jump. These are the famous “quantum leaps.” Werner Heisenberg imagined…

A quote from Peter Wilberg on the “awareness principle”

… the most fundamental scientific ‘fact’ is not the existence of a universe of things in space and time but awareness of such a universe. Awareness is not a ‘thing’ that can evolve from or arise out of an unaware or insentient universe of things. On the contrary all things in the universe emerge and…

A wisdom quote from Nikola Tesla on our interconectedness

Like a wave in the physical world, in the infinite ocean of the medium which pervades all, so in the world of organisms, in life, an impulse started proceeds onward, at times, maybe, with the speed of light, at times, again, so slowly that for ages and ages it seems to stay, passing through processes…

MYSTICAL POEMS: “Microprosopos” by Elsa Barker (1869-1954)

Microprosopos BEHIND the orient darkness of thine eyes,    The eyes of God interrogate my soul    With whelming love. The luminous waves that roll  Over thy body are His dream. It lies  On thee as the moon-glamour on the skies;            And all around—the yearning aureole    Of His effulgent…

From Nisargadatta Maharaj: “I am not my body….”

I am not my body, nor do I need it. I am the witness only. I have no shape of my own. You are so accustomed to think of yourself as bodies having consciousness that you just cannot imagine consciousness as having bodies. Once you realize that bodily existence is but a state of mind,…