Insight #715

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[Bonsai Museum – Brooklyn Botanical Garden]

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Awareness

is

not dependent

on

circumstance;

Awareness

can

know

itself

here/now,

without

condition.

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Insight #714

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[Brooklyn Japanese Hill & Pond Garden]

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Awareness

is

the

(dimensionless space)

upon

which the content

of

experience & context

of

understanding

appear

to

arises & subside.

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Insight #713

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Awareness

is

the (space)

upon which

the

content of experience

&

context

of

understanding

appear to arise

&

subside.

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Insight #712

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Awareness

is

never of things,

it

has nothing

to

do

with

the content

of

experience

or

context

of

understanding.

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Insight #711

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Much

to the chagrin

of

teachers & prophets,

awareness

cannot be gained, garnered

or

granted;

it’s

effortlessly inherent

within

the

One who is

aware

or

apparently unaware

here/now.

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Insight #710

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.

Mantra comes

&

mantra goes,

mudra comes

&

mudra goes;

yantra & tantra

also

come

&

go;

Self

remains

Self – always,

it

does not

come

&

IT

does

not go.

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Insight #709

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.

In

action & non-action,

in

violence & peace,

where

awareness knows itself,

Self

already/always

knows

Self.

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Insight #708

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Without

instruction

or

practice,

without purpose, ritual

or

belief,

Awareness

knows

only itSelf.

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Insight #707

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.

In

the

stillness, illness

&

noise,

in

expansion or contraction,

awareness

alone

is

knowing itself.

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Insight #706

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.

In

both the knowing

&

the

unknowing,

in

the

bound

&

unbound;

awareness

can

know itself.

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