The duality of the world is nested within the nonduality or oneness of Ultimate Reality. Sages have been teaching and praying this for millennia, that we are this One, despite our apparent duality.
The recent film Bliss depicts a core philosophy in mysticism, which is the unity of opposites, and the knowability of those opposites.
Many people want to reduce our life and consciousness to the physical brain today, but I think we can go much deeper to the Source of our Life and all things.
A quote often attributed to St. Francis doesn't seem to have a credible source, but it's still a good saying, and others appear to have said similarly.
It seems the more we see outwardly, the less we see inwardly? Some thoughts on the nature of the veil.
Is the human mind capable of comprehending any absolute? I suggest no. And yet, there is a way of "knowing" the Absolute.
Many analogies can be used to help describe our nature, reality, the mind, and consciousness. Here are a few using waves.
The human mind itself may create the illusion of separation from God or Ultimate Reality, and all other dualities. But how? And why?
Many mystics describe seeing a bright light in their experiences. What is that?