March 4th, 2009

Generic Meditation Issues: Not less than a person

I claim to be disinterested in theology, yet I waste my time in theological disputes.  If there is no one else around to challenge, I argue with myself about the nature of god.  As Thich Naht Hanh might say: I waste time, energy, joy, peace, and friendships asking questions that are meaningless.  And why are questions about God meaningless?  Because, Naht Hanh says, we can only argue about phenomena,  the numenon is beyond our capacity to speak or form concepts like personal, impersonal, ot  nonpersonal.  Duh

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