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Sandy Judy - Wayne Dyer on Wisdom Network

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04-07-2004 14:35:16

From SHJudy23
Date Sun, 25 Jun 2000 121358 EDT
Subject introduction

hi
I am a person. White female, 45, married, one and half children (un-natural and one all-natural)

Used to watch and tape Wayne Dyer on Wisdom network (I can't get it now on Direct tv) Have copied stuff off his tapes to post on the fridge and my son and I have memorized the Cookie Thief poem!

I also listened (over and over) to many Deepak Chopra tapes and Carolyn Myss.

I am addicted to Horsepower (I have four horses)and I am an artist.

Sandy Judy

Sandy Judy also wrote
How can we create a better world without tackling the evils such as hunger and violence first?

All evils are the effect of unconsciousness. You can alleviate the effects of unconsciousness, but you cannot eliminate them unless you eliminate their cause. True change happens within, not without.
If you feel called upon to alleviate suffering in the world, that is a very noble thing to do, but remember not to focus exclusively on the outer; otherwise, you will encounter frustration and despair. Without a profound change in human consciousness, the world's suffering is a bottomless pit. So don't let your compassion become one-sided. Empathy with someone else's pain or lack, and a desire to help, need to be balanced with a deeper realization of the eternal nature of all life and the ultimate illusion of all pain. Then let your peace flow into whatever you do and you will be working on the levels of effect and cause simultaneously.
This also applies if you are supporting a movement designed to stop deeply unconscious humans from destoying themselves, each other, and the planet, or from continuing to inflict dreadful suffering on other sentient beings. Remember Just as you cannot fight the darkness, so you cannot fight unconsciousness. If you try to do so, the polar opposites will become strengthened and more deeply entrenched. You will become identified with one of the polarities, you will create an "enemy," and so be drawn into unconsciousness yourself. Raise awareness by disseminating information, or at the most, practice passive resistance. But make sure that you carry no resistance within; no hatred, no negativity. "Love your enemies," said Jesus, which of course, means "have no enemies."
Once you get involved in working on the level of effect, it is all too easy to lose yourself in it. Stay alert and very, very present. The causal level needs to remain your primary focus, the teaching of enlightenment your main purpose, and peace your most precious gift to the world.

The above was copied from the book, "The Power of NOW" by Eckhart Tolle. Please copy it and foward it to everyone on your mailing list. We especially need this wisdom NOW. Maybe we can make a difference.
With love,
Sandy