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"Brahman is the ultimate reality, the one without a second. It is Existence-Consciousness-Bliss Absolute. It is beyond name and form, devoid of qualities, without beginning or end. It is the unchanging Truth, beyond space, time, and causation. But this vast, infinite Brahman manifests itself as the universe and the individual beings through its inscrutable power of maya. Thus the one becomes many. When Brahman is associated with its maya, it is called God or Ishvara" (source: https://vedantastl.org/about/vedanta-in-a-nutshell/ )
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One is not two, as subject and object The dreamer, thought form illusions projects Spurred by hearts desire, does shadows pursue Attention transfixed, in images thus spewed How then may reflection, it’s stance correct As actor and audience, who’d suspect Mind games would spawn this dangerous defect Of fact that all is one, remains no clue One is not two Discerning eye, flaw in the dream detects That in void of silence, we stand erect Cessation the key; truth known to but few Stopping causation of thoughts that renew In stillness we merge; from dreams thus eject One is not two 07-May-2021 The audience falls silent poetry contest Sponsor: Kai Michael Neumann

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Date: 5/7/2021 9:05:00 AM
I believe we don't have the language yet to express ourselves in this great Universe.
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Date: 5/7/2021 9:19:00 AM
True. It can only be indicated
Date: 5/7/2021 8:56:00 AM
A philosophical genius wrote this one. "Cessation the key; truth known to but few"
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Date: 5/7/2021 9:22:00 AM
it was a toss up between ‘truth known to but few’ or ‘so let’s take a cue’ :)
Date: 5/7/2021 2:07:00 AM
Despite that there a billions of people in the word, we are all individuals. Great reasoning.
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Date: 5/7/2021 3:31:00 AM
Are you familiar with Advaita Vedanta? https://simple.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Advaita_Vedanta