IF all of this is but a dream, if behind the facade of our human body we are truly an eternal spirit, a soul who knows all, an observer who quietly and unconditionally views the drama of our life, how can we ever come to realize who this ‘observer’ is, this ‘one who knows’ this awareness that is our essential and eternal self?

Go to the mirror. Look at your face. You will see someone who looks older than you looked several years ago, although inside you don’t feel any older. This is because it is only your body that has aged. The timeless awareness through which you see your body is the one who knows.

Your body is only a temporary vessel for this awareness. It is a temporary and aging container for the undying consciousness of the one who knows – You…


Inspiration for this article came from the writings of Jack Kornfieldand life itself.

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About Dan Brand

Blog writer and author of Mind WorX-An Inside Story, a philosophical look into life's mysteries.

Posted on May 4, 2013, in RefleXions and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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