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To:FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com From:seventhray1 Subject:[FairfieldLife] Turiya-tit-for-tat-iya (was Re: Astral Residence Courses) Date:Sun, 19 Feb 2012 19:08:31 -0000
 

 

I see. 
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, turquoiseb <no_reply@...> wrote:
>
> > How would you go about trying to prove enlightenment?
>
> I wouldn't.
>
> > Or do you just discount this notion altogether?
>
> Yes. Fool's errand.
>
> Subjective it is, and subjective it will always remain.
>
> --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, "seventhray1" steve.sundur@ wrote:
> >
> > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, turquoiseb <no_reply@> wrote:
> > > Even if you found 50 people who could produce the same
> > > types of brainwaves, what would you have established?
> > > IMO, only that at least 50 people have learned to con-
> > > trol their thinking in such a fashion that they can
> > > create similar results during crude physiological tests.
> > > ; Again, no connection with either enlightenment or the
> > > lack thereof has been established.
> >
> >
> > How is this different from someone who engages in a program of physical
> > conditioning and then undergoes testing which indicate certain
> > parmamters have been achieved which we have defined as a more healthy
> > style of fuctioning?
> >
> > Is that person "controlling" these parameters? Are the tests "crude".
> > What would be a refined test in your opinion?
> >
> > If you have a thesis that there is state of awareness which has been
> > called "enlightenment", then how do you go about quantifying it. Seems
> > to me, one way to start would be to measure brainwaves.
> >
> > How would you go about trying to prove enlightenment? Or do you just
> > discount this notion altogether? Science enablesus to assi gn objective
> > criteria and proofs to those areas which previously were entirely
> > subjective, last time I checked.
> >
>

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