Category after awakening

Spiritual awakening: background and foreground

In the moment of awakening, we become aware of something in us that always existed but somehow wasn’t noticed. Before, it was just a background for thoughts, uneventful and uninteresting. Nothingness, empty and boring. And when we start focusing on it, looking for it, actively and stubbornly, puzzled, frustrated, nagged by the reports of people […]

Settling into Emptiness

Many people had transcended and mystical experiences of boundless Love, Presence and what is expressed in Buddhism as Emptiness – eternal unlimited space permeated with peace and sense of well-being. It is commonly accepted that this mystical experience is temporal and will fade into a memory as all other experiences. And yet, what is shown […]

What if you were immortal

What if you knew for sure, beyond any doubt that the essence of you is immortal? The body, the personality, all self-definitions will drop when the time comes, but the essence, eternal and timeless, will go on, forever and ever… In our culture, we obsessed with the survival of this body, clinging to every moment, trying […]