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I Am Enlightened

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    Hi, does anyone happen to know any forums purely

    for enlightenment? I have experienced enlightenment - the complete letting go of the ego - a few times - particularly whilst meditating. It's the most blissful! feeling. Staying there for a long period of time however can be quite elusive ;-). It does tend to change you as a...
    gettingthere2 gettingthere2 46-50, F 2 Responses Feb 15

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    Well, Who Isn't?

    Enlightenment means different things to different people, but one common feature in many definitions is the dropping-away of conditioned thought. I rarely see this mentioned in these circles, but most people can do this as a matter of course many times each day. Now, I say they...
    TimXCampbell TimXCampbell 51-55, M 7 Responses Oct 7, 2011

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    Breakin Through

    This is God, people. God. ! Congrats you figure it out. All that is to God is to me. All that is of God is to me. " God is Everywhere " - Catholic School.
    PureGoodSoul PureGoodSoul 26-30, M Dec 15, 2012

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    Correction: There Is S No Such Thing As Enlightement. There Is The Road To Englightement

    but much like quantum physics will never get to the smallest unit and yet humaninty reaches onward you will never reach full enlightenment in your fleshly form.enlightenment is not a destination but a process.
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 9, 2012

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    Listen

    If you stay quiet,  you can hear this enlightened  being breathing.
    graveknight graveknight 18-21, M 1 Response May 25, 2012

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    Waves

    Has anyone else seemed to reach levels of enlightenment? For me it seemed to gradually build and then click. First thought, when your like "wow, No way really?" Then realization, "Yes!" Then belief beyond anything you had imagined. Each step being more intense than the one before...
    truthandloyalty truthandloyalty 22-25, M 4 Responses Apr 14, 2011

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    Enlightenment And Moods

    My story involves a couple bouts of depression, and different states of mind. It is a long story, I'll wtite more later, but for now, I'll just write some comments about enlightenment and depression. I realized that the volatility of my mood has had some positive impact on my...
    smilesmile2 smilesmile2 26-30 1 Response Mar 16, 2012

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    Belief System....

    I wanted to use this group for us to share what we feel it means to be enlightened.  What do we each believe and what does it mean. I'll add my belief system here soon.
    DancesWithDolphins DancesWithDolphins 41-45, M 3 Responses Feb 20, 2008

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    My Thoughts

    Hi all people! The light is growing in my life and I feel more and more responsibility for my choice. It's like I can't turn back, I'm strong and weak in the same time. I feel connection to all people but in the same time very lonely because i have noone to share my inner...
    cleandream cleandream 36-40, M Sep 22, 2013

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    Enlightened

    I began my study of the ancient rigveda in 2001. In my earnest studies, I have reached the ultimate, highest state of enlightenment possible. I can teach you the path, only if you are willing to undertake the lessons I speak of. Do not question me for you must have faith in me to...
    enlightenedguru enlightenedguru 70+, M 3 Responses Jun 11, 2013

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    Simply Enlightened

    "Enlightenment is intimacy with all things." -Dogen The very core of enlightenment is simply existing a state of pure awareness. This includes awareness of your surroundings, your senses, your perceptions, your mind, your spirit, and your body. Living as a spirit in a physical...
    Safriel Safriel 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 7, 2013

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    Born Out Of Nothing

    How to become enlightenet? While you are sitting there reading this I ask you to do the following. Inside your mind can you find something that is alive yet not a thing? This no-thing-ness that you sense, do not name it. simple go there and stay with it..... congratulations...
    zionox zionox 26-30, M Nov 11, 2013

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    My Enlightenment Experience

    What is the experience of Enlightenment? By Henri Borno Ocean rises calmly, in sky bound universal awareness. Being and becoming one with the expression of source. The creator is the observer of conscious awareness. Observe awareness as the state of original Nirvana. Peace...
    PureGoodSoul PureGoodSoul 26-30, M Oct 13, 2013

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    Hi

    Wow! Such a small box to type in. What is "you"? Breathe... What is "I"? Raise your right index finger. Tiny box. Raise your right arm. Keep doing that. Keep moving. Now walk towards a sink. Grab a glass and drink. Let it sink in. That's enough tiny box.
    Skabillybone Skabillybone 31-35, M Feb 28, 2013

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    The Jist Of Enlightenment

    If you can stick your tongue out and wag your *** while holding your thumbs in your ears and fanning out your hands , while saying "Nana na na na na" to anything that's making your heart ache or grieving you, and smiling to the point of giggling uncontrollably. you have it made...
    verndewd verndewd 41-45 Jul 2, 2013

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    Lets Start With A Cool Title, ......at Last

    I became Enlightened about 2 yrs ago or so . Was meditating in the woods at a local lake/pond, Just hit me. My words were Oh shoot thats it :) . Really cant be described in words. way back in like 2007 i was religion searching so to speak. I read books, looked at articles on...
    EndbeginsEnd EndbeginsEnd 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 14, 2011

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    A Sudden Shift In Consciousness

    I posted this yesterday in a different EP community. I want to share it with you, too. I Want to Make a Difference In the World Life Is A Labor Pain; By: Me Written on March 8th, 2013 We are here to give birth to our self. -Bernie Siegal (surgeon) For the first time in this...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 9, 2013

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    I Am Not Enlightened I Am Light

    Firstly let me tell you that pain is a cause for joy because you only have 3 choices, pain joy or death. Why is pain a cause for joy? because if you choose to grasp it and suffer from it you will hurt yourself more. But its something I must process you say, process from where...
    verndewd verndewd 41-45 Jun 21, 2013

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    Awakening For Everyone

    Its not that were not having a spiritual or mystical experience , its that were constantly denying it. that denial creates the first fracture in the soul where everything else fractures afterwards when you have time think of this in one second the 7 nonillion atoms in your body...
    verndewd verndewd 41-45 Dec 12, 2012

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    Enlightened Writings

    Forever we are By Henri Borno Life is as it is, flowing constant flow, waters rushing emptily, the fullness of the wave. Into depth we find the will, to stride on upwards for the good and true, to be given, shared, and opened. As the opening emerges, realize the light beyond...
    PureGoodSoul PureGoodSoul 26-30, M Oct 24, 2013

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    In The Moment Of Being Arisen.

    My eyes shot open for the first time. At first it was blackness and lostlessness that I saw with the mind of my eye. But as i shot out to reach for the place i saw my hand seemed to become part of the dark. I i stood up and watched myself vanish from the light of my soul. To...
    Tarxarin Tarxarin 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 10, 2012

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    Past Enlightenment

    That one is not Enlightened, any more. Post Enlightenment.
    PureGoodSoul PureGoodSoul 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 23, 2012

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    Change The World

    I honestly feel like i am all alone with my mindset, my brother is close, and i think i have dragged him into this pool. So, i had a long deep conversation with my littlebrother. He told me that he thinks its really ****** up that people are living this way, most people dont...
    DragonKillerman DragonKillerman 18-21, M 5 Responses Mar 17, 2013

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    I Wish It Were Easier To Explain

    I wish I could just tell everyone a secret password so we could all be enlightened... then I remember we already are... and always will be. Everything is perfect bliss.
    ClutchOnAMagnum ClutchOnAMagnum 22-25, M May 11, 2013

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    the first step to enlightenment is to see the

    real I , which means who he really is and not who he is made by the family and society.society makes people a resource.it educates him and takes away his life and gives him money which for him is happiness..but the real happiness comes only by living in this moment..not before 2...
    zorbathbuddha zorbathbuddha 18-21, M Feb 1

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    Enlightenment And The Battle To Keep It

     - we all struggle -  that's my message.
    PureGoodSoul PureGoodSoul 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 10, 2012

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    Being Present

    I am doing some self-exploration to better understand why I do the things I do, think what I think, feel what I feel, and what triggers all these aspects of me that undermine my success in what I want to achieve. I have read about attachment styles and now how willpower really...
    Caromia Caromia 56-60 2 Responses May 10, 2012

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    I cannot say I am enlightened

    for surely if you are then you know it but I wish to be. I''m completely open to it.
    Jack0fTr4d3s Jack0fTr4d3s 22-25, M Feb 1

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    What Is Enlightenment?

    Well, uhhm, uhhmWhat is Enlightenment for which everybody is so want to achieve?May be this is an imaginary idea for all of us fools which we dream that All our miseries, all our sadness , will disappear and just Happiness which is beyond our expectation and capacity will fill us...
    tarunkamra18 tarunkamra18 18-21 1 Response Jul 28, 2011

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    I Thought I Might Be Like Enoch Or Elijah Lol

    OK so here goes... this is what happened to me. I do not know if I am enlightened yet but I know I had a wake up experience. this is lengthy and if you want to skip the intro and get straight to the thing that happened I have seperated my story for that purpose. I had found...
    psychomagnet psychomagnet 31-35, F 10 Responses Jul 16, 2013

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    The True And Pure Heart Of Joy Within

    the deal is to get you to the point of inner love in spirit freewill is the law just the way it is its ok that she/he chose other things , its not ok that she/he deceived you about it but it elevates you and that is the point because down the road is someone that's meeting...
    verndewd verndewd 41-45 Jul 13, 2013

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    Spiritual Psychosis

    I stood up and said something along the lines of: "I am Joy. I am Love. Whatever I do, is meaningless. Whatever I do not do is meaningless. Therefore I will choose to do what makes me happy. I will look after my family, because I have made a commitment to them. I will treat...
    TheSpoon TheSpoon 31-35, M 6 Responses Aug 26, 2009

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    Heights Of Love

    I have realised the Heights of Love and now know that Love is God. It is like a Rock and the Climber. It is achieved when both convey the un-said. As the climber struggles to climb up the rock which the climber loves, even the rock unfolds itself and they both convey to each...
    abhisham001 abhisham001 36-40, M 4 Responses Jan 7, 2012

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    Remember What We Are

    don't not ever treat yourself badly with your thoughts, understand you are blind, you can only see the brick wall of ego, and not discern the spirit humbly and passively aiding it where ego allows, this is common because our teachings are wrong at the first part of life, your...
    verndewd verndewd 41-45 1 Response Jul 6, 2013

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    enlightenment is realizing there is a limitless,

    energetic self and that one not only receives most information from it but can manifest its evolved qualities in the here and now.
    verndewd verndewd 41-45 1 Response Feb 5

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    My Glimpse Of Beauty

    I Dream of Beauty and passion, but Beauty never comes It burns in my heart Dreams and visions.Everyone around me wants to see the truth but dont understand it they crave what they cannot see lies and illusions forced on us all The Illusion...
    lordreven333 lordreven333 18-21, M Apr 6, 2013

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    The Drapes Of Enlightenment

    Eclectic Sermon of Enlightenment The black drape of Enlightenment is the one of which one is basically empty of all qualities, and yet is still conscious, like a coma, in which nothing happens, and is just this, nothingness, yet still that person is living and well, but...
    PureGoodSoul PureGoodSoul 26-30, M Dec 9, 2012

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    A Live Account Study of Catholic Enlightenments, multiple Levels, Detachment, and Angelicism

    Remember, as you are with Jesus, You are the Person Ego of God. Such is full enlightenment. You are God. What distinguishes God and a Holy First Communion Person? There are many other Enlightenments: for Example, Jesus is Super Ultra Beyond God You are lil Jesus? Or Jesus? That...
    PureGoodSoul PureGoodSoul 26-30, M 51 Responses May 5, 2012

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    Being a Christian

    I had thought I was a Christian when I just turned from my obvious sins, and confessed them to Christ. Then God had humbled me and shown me that I was not living as a Christian, I was just labeling myself as one. I had also shunned the bible, and used the same excuse as everyone...
    seekthetruth27 seekthetruth27 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 21, 2009

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    Spiritual Retirement

    When you retire your spiritual Quest, you have reached Enlightenment. God Place of God only God.
    PureGoodSoul PureGoodSoul 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 14, 2012

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    The Power of Surrender

    By Vernon Nielsen We struggle; there is no doubt about that. We engage in endless energy battles on a daily basis trying to plug holes on our realizations that can lead to catastrophic emotional waves and physical events. For over 30 years I...
    verndewd verndewd 41-45 Mar 15

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    The Completed Full Circle

    Where do I begin? In 2010 I met someone-then lost him. After that I had dark 'months' of the soul-wasn't a night, but that does sound better, and would be awesome if it was only a night! I thought I was only mourning him, but in actuality I was healing everything. Ten months...
    LastLife LastLife 46-50, F Dec 1, 2013

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    I Was Enlightened?

    Hi Guys, this is my first time sharing my experience in a public forum so I hope I can find some people that can relate to my experience ( to date I cannot find anyone that has remotely had a similar experience) . My name is martin and im 27 years old, 5 years ago I was awakened...
    martymcfly84 martymcfly84 26-30 5 Responses Oct 6, 2012

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    My Experience Of Enlightenment

    I think knowing whether or not you have experience enlightenment is like knowing whether or not you have fallen in love.  When you know you just know, but when you do know you can realise there were times before when you thought you were but actually you were not.A brief...
    RBRead RBRead 31-35, F 3 Responses Sep 9, 2011

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    Growing Up In A Fine Way

    I was diagnosed with an obsessive compolsive disorder. I had put too much on my shoulders,I believed that I need to do something about the children in Africa and animal abuse in China. I got a private teacher to my maths and since he actually became my psych and made me realise...
    Shizell Shizell 16-17, M Aug 9, 2013

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    Religion Does Not Enlighten

    talking about Christian sexual repressiveness with some people i need to think more about those things and determine where religion actually , as in sex, attempts to keep the chakras closed i think religion is specifically designed to close chakras primarily Abrahamic...
    verndewd verndewd 41-45 1 Response Jul 7, 2013

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