Spiritual paradigm
Being becoming
Ocean 'modifying' into waves
Perspective as ego mind


Metaphysical paradigm
Being dreaming becoming
Movie 'appearing' on a screen
Perspective as the Self
Creation of a world within spirit or energy.
No creation
The world of forms is dreamed in indivisible consciousness. No world is ever created (truly exists).
Modification of spirit or energy (one substance transforming into another) resulting in a world of constant change.
No transformation
Any perceived transformations are only dreamed (imagined) since there is no material in indivisible consciousness for any substance to transform into another (such as steam to water or ice).
A physical space within which a world can exist
No space
Since there is no space within consciousness, space is imagined to enable the perception of an objective world.
Movement (motion) within a world in space.
No movement
Never any movement since there is no space within indivisible consciousness (the sole Existence) in which any such movement could ever take place. Hence indivisible consciousness remains eternally still, and all perceived movements can only be dreamed within consciousness. Ultimately, if it moves, its dreamed (imagined, applies to movement of energy and even thoughts).
The notion of time to enable a beginning, middle and end to stories, concepts such as evolution, the 4 yugs (ages), astrology, etc.
No time
There is no time since there is no space within consciousness to enable any measurement of movement in space necessary for the perception of time. Hence dream time is the child of dream movement in dream space.
Liberation from bondage, suffering and rebirth.
No freedom
The notion of liberation is an illusion since there is never any bondage or birth (hence no death) in indivisible consciousness (Existence). Indivisible consciousness alone exists, never changes, never moves and never becomes (transforms into) anything. Self-existent consciousness being eternally free, all experiences are dreams.
Division between good vs. bad, spiritual vs. material, good vs. bad, hot vs. cold, etc.
No duality
No diversity since indivisible consciousness alone exists without space or material to enable any creation or division (duality). Hence duality is imagined by indivisible consciousness (unity) to perceive experiences (diversity). Being dreams becoming.
The burden of accomplishing something, becoming something, making a difference, etc.
No purpose
Purpose is an illusion since there is no gain or loss whatsoever for indivible consciousness through imagined experiences (dreams). It's dreams are spontaneous, non-intentional (hence purposeless play - leela). Who intends to dream at night? Yet it happens spontaneously, without intention, like a movie screen unaffected by any movies projected upon it. Freedom is realized by renouncing the illusive burden of purpose, and simply choosing and playing a fulfilling role.
Lots of experiences such as meeting gurus, visions during meditation, angels, fairies, different dimensions, feeling the movement of energy or light, spirit guides and often emphasis on experience of bliss.
No experiences
Since indivisible consciousness (the Subject) alone exists without any division, it can never be experienced as a separate object by any separate subject, and hence can only realize vs experience Itself. You (indivisible consciousness) can never experience what you already are (indivisible consciousness), just as sugar cannot taste sugar being sugar itself. It is the very seeking of experiences that blocks realization of your Self as consciousness, the feeling 'I Am' (I exist).
Belief one evolves over time to arrive at some level where existence is more pleasant, or that one can be permanently free of rebirth to rest in the peace of consciousness. i.e. heaven, etc.
No destination
There is no destination since indivisible consciousness remains forever still, dreaming within itself forever, for such is the nature of consciousness. There is nothing to grasp (attain) since the Self alone exists dreaming, yet dreams do not truly exist as a truly objective reality. There is nothing to escape since consciousness never ceases dreaming. Hence there is no destination (final resting place) since the dance of Being (consciousness) becoming (dreaming) continues forever without beginning or end.
Freedom is realized by anchoring in your Self, perspective as indivisible consciousness, Existence, the feeling 'I AM'
by Pardeep (2004)

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