Tag: the nature of you

What is your response on the philosophical problem of evil or pain and suffering of the world posed by many non-theist?

There is only good or the absence of good, there is no such thing as…

How is it that people can’t fathom the difference and validity between “a god” and “God” and insist on merging questions and desecrating these two concepts that are worlds apart?

I wouldn’t pay it any attention, it’s just a form of campaigning by the atheist,…

What did you do when you realized you were God?

Please note that this is a comment on an answer to a question on the…

Do you think the universe and every particle building it has a consciousness of its own to know exactly how to move and what to create?

I’m a mystic so the answer for me is yes, I think that an awareness…

Why did you choose to be a mystic?

You might as well ask why the birds all sing different songs. I don’t think…

How do I stop being terrified of death? I’m only 16 and I can never stop thinking about dying ever since I was 7

…. Nothing tramatic has happened to me but the thought of the world being black…

Could the world be God’s lucid dream?

I personally don’t see why not. I’ve often thought the same thing, the mystic perspective…

What do we mean when we name reality ‘God’?

In the beginning there was nothing so God created the universe out of himself. All…

We’re all one thing.

The mystic position is that we’re all one thing. Everything to your left or right,…

How much mystical philosophy should I know?

As a mystic I’d say that philosophy is a great place to start, the unexamined…

Why do many very creative or highly intelligent people suffer mental illness?

I think everyone across the swathe of human creativity and intelligence is capable of suffering…

How do you cope with eternal nothingness after death?

People who ask questions like this often tend to be suffering from a dose of…

Why do philosophers and scientists exaggerate with trying to find answer for everything like: “why do we die”?

The ancient stoic philosophers used to say that nothing in nature is bad. Death is…

How can we force people to get mental help who have mental illnesses while still keeping our “right to freedom”?

I hope that you are aware that many people who have mental illness do not…

What is the distinction between consciousness and object of consciousness?

Matter cannot observe itself so a mind is required. The fundamental divide in the universe…

Is mysticism real?

Yes mysticism is real, a tiny fraction of people in all places and at all…

How is it possible to become enlightened?

You have no choice but to be enlightened, everyone will eventually get there, it’s like…

What purpose do I play in the universe?

I hate to say it as someone that has spent his whole life looking for…

Why do enlightened people say that we are one with everything?

From a philosophical point of view, it’s not just modern mystics and the enlightened that…

What happens after you die? What is death to you?

Speaking as a mystic philosopher I personally think that when you die you will rest…

Without God or some other divine source of morality, what is the point of being good to anyone or anything else?

The stoic position is that virtue is it’s own reward. Think about it for a…

Can we purposely dream of the afterlife if it really exists to prepare for it?

I’m a dualist which means that I think that mind is fundamentally separate to matter…

My Friend and his Horse

I just love moody photographs like this.  Old moody photographs are better because they speak…

Will my life repeat when I die?

It depends how you look at it. I take the mystic position that all things…

Is it a valid argument that you should be happy with your life because there are people who are much worse off than you?

No, this is because the act of comparing yourself with another will not lead to…

People claim, often after a spiritual awakening, that we are all connected and everything is one. What is your understanding of this concept?

I was recently asked this on Quora, the answer follows. That one is pretty easy…

How do we know if the world we are living in is reality?

The world we all live in is pretty largely consistent for everyone, this consistency we…