I’m writing a research paper for a class. I’m looking into reincarnation and I wanted to see both sides of the topic. I know there are definitely believers out there as well as non-believers. I want to see different opinions on the topic so please help me out. I want you honest opinion. Thankss!
Extracted from Wikipedia : Theosophy is a doctrine of religious philosophy and mysticism. Theosophy holds that all religions are attempts by the “Spiritual Hierarchy” to help humanity in evolving to greater perfection, and that each religion therefore has a portion of the truth.
Do you believe it or not? Why or why not? Is your opinion based on a specific religious belief? Have you ever experienced it first hand/do you have any “psychic” abilities? (predictions, visions, healers, prophets, telepathy, apparitions, aura reading, channeling, ect.)
Your true nature is something never lost to you even in moments of delusion, nor is it gained at the moment of Enlightenment. It is the Nature of the Suchness. In it is neither delusion nor right understanding. It fills the Void everywhere and is intrinsically of the substance of the One Mind. -“The Zen Teachings of Huang Po,” translated by John Blofeld Peace and Love
He was the first Englishman to found a religion – Thelema – which is today a recognized faith around the world. Because of Thelema Students travelled to Sicily from around the world to “find their true wills” or their purpose in life. OR Aleister Crowley was a self-proclaimed drug and sex “fiend,” a mostly self-published author of books on the occult and magick. OR Crowley inherited a fortune and worked hard at being strange. OR Crowley like many great men before him, was a man before his time. He lived...
“When we’re deluded, there is a world to escape. When we’re aware, there is nothing to escape” – Bodhidharma – Personally, I think that everyone has delusions (beliefs not based in reality) and that these beliefs trigger psychological defense mechanisms such as fear, guilt, and hatred when they contradict reality. If we thoroughly examine these assumptions, we can realize that they are grounded in baseless opinion and abandon them, allowing us to view the world for what it is, and avoid the pain...
I have read all of the GOOD things about ET, but would like to hear from those who have a negative opinion of him. I do NOT want to start a back and forth debate here, just want to read opinions. I don’t have an opinion myself, but my two step-kids “follow” ET and have gone off the deep end of reality.