Piercing The Veil” by Autumn Skye (with permission)

When I was about 12 years-old, I was possessed by a question once asked by a famous astronomer. It was unlike any question I had ever encountered before, because it wasn’t about anything mundane, like “what’s the weather going to be tomorrow?” nor something weighty and imponderable such as “What’s the meaning of Life?” Instead it posed the question of whether our individual and collective efforts could amount to anything at all, in a universe devoid of meaning — and it was that which captured my attention. …


A New Dialogue Extending Berkeley’s Reasoning In Order To Overcome Its “Subjective” Framing

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George Berkeley, who the city of Berkeley, California, USA, was named after, was ordained as a Bishop in Cloyne, Ireland, and was also a famous idealist philosopher of the early modern European period. His works reflect metaphysical ideas and concepts of what is today known as “subjective idealism.” He was very resilient in defending his claims by providing logical reasoning to support his arguments.

In his “Principles of Human Knowledge” and in “Three Dialogues Between Hylas and Philonous” Berkeley defends two metaphysical understandings: idealism and immaterialism. Idealism is the claim that everything that exists either is a mind or depends…


All The Really Interesting Things Happen After The First Hour

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Countering The Claims That Gautama Buddha Said It Was Ok Under Certain Conditions

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Middle Way” by Autumn Skye (with permission) *

A detailed overview of the first two practices using inner spontaneous sound have been added to Tranquillity’s Secret on Medium. They are the Great Responsiveness Meditation, and the Yoga of the (Inner Spontaneous) Sound of the Four Elements. Included are detailed instructions, handouts, video, and recordings. More will follow.

The Great Responsiveness Meditation is the initial entryway into the other practices. Yet even though it serves as the entryway into the next three sequential practices, it has the beneficial effect of creating the conditions within the practitioner which are necessary for the manifestation of Great Responsiveness (Mahākarunā), and is the…


Great Responsiveness Meditation and the Yoga of the (Inner Spontaneous) Sounds of the Four Elements

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There is no moment of transition for events to happen in. There is only this present Now, and nothing else.

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We need to not have an understanding that stands in the way

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If you are hoping for scientific evidence that enlightenment is possible you will be frustrated

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Tranquillity’s Secret

The Heroic Path to Great Compassion and Enlightenment Using Inner Spontaneous Sound

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