"yeah i think i went into a different zone altogether.. i guess adopting from the philosophies of the more progressive religions/cults etc may bring answers for the quest of life...
about the nirvana and afterlife.. i only seem to draw…"
"very symbolic obviously... and depends on what one's interpretation of magic really is!i wouldnt confine it to fiction, not yet atleast. on some level there is a personal power working inside each one of us, atleast thats how i understand it.…"
""only as much"... tough call, that one. but then again, it isnt meant to be easy to come out of the suffering either!
what about its take on nirvana? the breaking of this worldly cycle... again quite christian in its romanticising…"
"but there is really no tab on what is excess and what is need.. so the dilemma of this choice too lies within.. i guess thats what gautama meant by "cravings" amd obviously when one has stopped running behind.. there will be peace on…"
"so if anyway you;re giving up all that is material.. exactly what is that your true potential is referring too? like the inner peace and happiness?
so then its impossible for the outer and inner solace to exist it resonance?
"umm help me understand, and i hope i am not tracking off here.. but i find a little similarity in some buddhist principles and that of christianity in that they both believe that man's birth is to suffer, that we must cut short our…"
"i think there is a tangent here on the two meanings of magic we are referring to. what i infer from yours is a more material, may i say(?) use. you are talking about the magic with a form.. like a medicine or herb that we cultivate.
"i know exactly what you mean... i was termed an escapist and a coward when i told people i dont believe in god. they thought i had severed paths with god in an angry fit when he didnt bring me my favourite candy. i wouldnt dare to compare that…"
I am trying to explore possibilities of power.. in mankind and outside.. i welcome all thoughts and ideas but i don't conclude easily. An artist at heart, i am torn between the struggle of the real and the ideal
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