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Rest and Be Taken

On Jun 26, 2011 susan schaller wrote:

A single thought about it obscures its essence.
...      There is nothing you can do to perceive it and yet you must do something.

This morning while meditation, the above insight flashed through my mind as a picture while yearning to "see" the Self.  I sensed the above - that single thought - that yearning would "produce" nothing.  Instead, if I just would be with all in all, then I would not be staring at the heavens seeking stars, I would perceive them all around and catch an unexpected glimpse out of my peripheral vision. And, there was peace and rest as I floated, instead of working so hard to swim in the right direction.

"The Master does nothing, yet nothing is undone." Lao Tsu

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