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  • Thanks for the replies. I rarely meditate for an hour or more at a time, I sit for 30 minute sessions throughout the day. I'm not sure what technique I'm using, I've just learned from books. Samatha is what I aim for. I think I may be overdoin…
  • I think the interesting question here is whether you wish this to be within the dying spark of deaths surprise or as the manifestation of this next moment of life. Death is kind of the ultimate delusion of the self isn't it? I perceive death…
  • Right. The "I" that is looking for something would seem to preclude an experience of "nonbeing." If there is an "I" looking how can that "I" transcend itself? I'm able to let go of this too, at times. It's seemingly paradoxical because if you seek e…
  • To the mind it's a loss but I believe it's what I've been searching for so in that regard it's a gain. My hunch is that I'm about to lose the experience of the ego completely and permanently. Which, as of right now, is completely terrifying to the e…