All experiences in this world must be changing since the world is changing. However, where you are looking from now, 'That' doesn't appear to change, though your experiences of 'here' may. In that sense, it is the one unchanging experience and it seems permanently so.

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One Thing is Experienced as Permanent

[Oshana]

Dear Narayan,

Interesting question.

I suppose the term "permanent experience" is a contradiction. It is in the world in of change - all experiences in this world must be changing since the world is changing.

However, where you are looking from now, 'That' doesn't appear to change, though your experiences of 'here' may. This seems to be true all of the time and therefore it is experienced as always being the case. In that sense, it is the one unchanging experience and it seems permanently so.

It is that 'experience' that I want you, your loved ones and the rest of the seeking world to have - permanently. I say 'permanently' because there is all this talk of temporary enlightenment - that doesn't seem a real to me. Since when it assuredly comes then it assuredly stays! Either you have it or you don't.

Of course, it has been said that you really do have this experience all the time. But do you know that as a reality all of time? My hope is that you would - permanently!

toodle loo for now,

love Oshana

[Narayan]

Dear Oshana,

I liked Ram Charan,s question very much.....

"Freedom begins when one recognizes the fact that there is NO SUCH THING as a permanent experience. Seeking a permanent experience IS Samsara. Or, if I am mistaken, I would very much like to know from your end if you have found a permanent experience! Please tell me what it is!"

Looks almost true.
I am thinking then...... what is an experience, permanent or impermanent, anyway? Is that what I am having now? It seems we need to re-write the dictionary. Now is permanence and mind is impermance. Ocean and wave. Ocean is basically the same but waves are constantly changing.

love

Narayan

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