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by treefairy
Fri Apr 05, 2013 7:12 am
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Hell Beings
Replies: 24
Views: 3990

Re: Hell Beings

well, if i remember correctly, one is faced with their wrongs upon hitting the consciousness field in chikai, where you become aware of all. Then based on that, if you did something terribly wrong, you would probably condemn yourself to something terrible.......
by treefairy
Sat Mar 30, 2013 6:11 am
Forum: Engaged Buddhism
Topic: Autism
Replies: 163
Views: 23912

Re: Autism

that third eye thread actually has a lot of good answers for this one! Tobes in particular, and this is about my view as well... "I think what perhaps we'd all agree on is that Buddhism - all forms of Buddhism - does not deny what you might call paranormal phenomena. And in some respects, it may see...
by treefairy
Thu Mar 28, 2013 2:21 am
Forum: Engaged Buddhism
Topic: Autism
Replies: 163
Views: 23912

Re: Autism

"There's a social message, of course, that most readers will glean from this - best summed up by the name David Icke. I get that you're writing to be understood by others who already 'get it', but after having read the whole post, I decided to reply because I was concerned, since you wrote: Have you...
by treefairy
Wed Mar 27, 2013 6:43 am
Forum: Engaged Buddhism
Topic: Autism
Replies: 163
Views: 23912

Re: Autism

"I think few of us would be on Dharmawheel if we had neither the interest nor the stomach to contemplate the likes of makyo." :) "While growing up, I drifted and otherwise steered away from a makyo of sorts that's best described as shamanic rather than autistic. {I've read and heard a lot of first-h...
by treefairy
Sat Mar 23, 2013 11:20 pm
Forum: Engaged Buddhism
Topic: Autism
Replies: 163
Views: 23912

Re: Autism

"This is all speculation, and 'Makyo' has always been something Ive tried to steer clear of." Oh, I do as well, but leave it to me to contemplate these things... or notice these mental states with other people ive studied. (Yikes!) "Autism, though, is incurable as it's the result of the brain develo...
by treefairy
Fri Mar 22, 2013 2:59 am
Forum: Engaged Buddhism
Topic: Autism
Replies: 163
Views: 23912

Re: Autism

Yes. Ive kinda cross-referenced those states of consciousness with the Zen idea of makyo to get a possibly useful working map of the subconscious and the problems people have. Its a surprisingly accurate model that may have some biochemical correlates with serotonin functioning. Im kinda on the line...
by treefairy
Sun Mar 17, 2013 1:54 am
Forum: Engaged Buddhism
Topic: Autism
Replies: 163
Views: 23912

Re: Autism

I don't think Autism is a form of enlightenment for a few key reasons- Common Autistic Behaviors-- Why it doesn't correlate with enlightenment 1. will fuss if didn't get what wanted --an enlightened being does not fuss, doesn't really "want" either. 2. throws intense or violent tantrums -- again thi...