Also, it perhaps show a sign of will which is based on a motive. Without that, an inanimate object otherwise considered not alive, however possessing consciousness, would also be considered alive. Is it fair to draw the line for living consciousnesses at having motive, self-awareness, and direction? It means we are requiring a consciousness to have an ego to exist. Is it necessary to have ego to exist?
I recently chose an orange calcite and ruby zoisite stone from a selection as gifts from a friend who knew I had been unhappy lately. I wear these stones around my neck constantly. When I lie down and meditate on my sacral and heart chakras with stones placed on my body appropriately, I find it hard to breathe. Is this my body getting in touch with me, or do I need to reassess this procedure?