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Your teacher LORRAINE WEBB is a visionary -
She sees and knows the way ‘Home’
Awaken the ascended master
within! This is the fast track!
Your teacher LORRAINE WEBB is a visionary. She sees and know the way ‘Home’
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Eckhart Tolle writes that his ego died in
1977 after sustained periods of suicidal
depression. He woke up one night and
decided, “I c ouldn’t live with myself any
longer. And in this a question arose without
an answer: who is the ‘I’ that cannot live
with the self? What is the self? I felt drawn
into a void. I didn’t know at the time that
what really happened wa s the mind-made
self, with its heaviness, its problems, that
lives between the unsatisfying past a nd the
fearful future, c ol lapsed. It dissolved.”
The next e vening, Tolle found that,
“e verything was miraculous,
peaceful. Even the traffic.”
The self we think is “real” is a creation,
and we have many transient selves mostly
created by our childhood upbringing,
beliefs, and social constructs. Will the “real ”
self please stand up!
Without other people, we don’t exi st
in relation to others, we exist as one self
experiencing itself with the illusion of
aloneness. Who are we in actuality? It seems
to me that our relationship to others is a
‘I believe love and compassion
are the most natural
components of self.’
crucial part of how we define, invent and
reinvent ourselves. We are so cial constructions
as much as anything. We are changing and
happening beings like the seasons.
Unhappiness is not our n atura l state.
Neither is worry, confusion, fear, a ngst
or terror. It is self-c entredness that fuel s
unhealthy attitudes that lead to such state s
Buddhist thought highlights the
illusion of separation, as well as the folly in
attachments to things or situations. The ego
as a psychological term ha s been folded into
Buddhism and some have included it as part
of Buddhist thought. “Ego” is origina lly a
Latin and Greek ( ) word meaning “I”.
Sigmund Freud popula rised its usage a s part
of his structural model of the psyche – Id,
ego and super-ego.
What is the authentic expression of our
I believe love and compassion are the
most natura l components of self. It is society
that has created an ugly, ignorant and selfish
version of the ego – a version that needs to
be reclaimed. The self is not ugly. The self
is not selfish. Bodhicitta (altruism) is our
natural expression; it’s in our nature to do
good. Meditation allows us to c onne ct to
this con sciousness or e xpanded a warenes s
that is our real nature.
May all beings be happy. May all beings
love their egos...
“I honour the place in you in which the entire
Univer se dwell s, I honour the place in you
which is of Love, of Integrity, of Wisdom and
of Peace. When you are in that place in you,
and I am in that place in me, we are One.”
~ Hindu form Namaste
The Ego is Dead! Long Live the Ego! •
David conducts Skype sessions from his Perth
home and is available at http://findshambhala.com
‘Some might seek love,
happiness, peace, yet
everybody wants to feel
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