You have fallen asleep.
You have begun to dream.
Realize you are dreaming.
This is lucid dreaming !
Have you ever been
conscious that you were
dreaming while asleep?
This is known as 'lucid dreaming'.
ultra awake state of
consciousness is called 'lucid
Throughout history men and women from all cultures and all
religious faiths have awoken and
experienced lucid living.
When living lucidly you are conscious that
what you thought was consciousness was, comparatively,
a hazy dream.
This awakened state
is sometimes called 'enlightenment' or
foundation of gnosis rests on true knowledge.
The Greek language
distinguishes between scientific or
and knowing through observation, which is
The Gnostics originially used the term
gnosis to describe an intuitive process of
immersion in true knowledge which
leads to knowing
oneself and, finally, an
understanding of human nature.
Those who claim to know nothing about ultimate
reality are called agnostic.
immersed within the noumenon are called gnostic.
Gnosticism is a broad term
which refers to all individuals who have insight into the ultimate reality of the
the noumenon from
Walking the Thinspace.
are expressed in the analogies and metaphors commonly used by the culture the
Gnostic lives within.
Gnosticism is sometimes called 'the
perennial philosophy' because it has been found in all cultures and at all
times throughout mankind's
Gnostic teachings are not to
be taken in a literal sense as they are like fingers pointing from
different perspectives to the same experience of
Religions mired in
literalism are social clubs for
people who want to walk with
God but end up worshiping the
One True Finger.
They have no understanding of
the experience of
awakening towards which the finger points.
Once a religion becomes
institutionalized it fails to function as anything other than a
social control mechanism.
sacred writings are interpreted
and literally set in social
cultural stone then the critical
thinking, a necessary and required step in the attainment of
gnosis, is abandoned for rote
interpretation by "experts" - rabbis,
ad infinitum - also known as intercessors
"This reality is a passing
the sleeper is convinced is
real, until unexpectedly the dawn of death frees him
from this fantasy." -
Throughout history gnostics have ceaselessly exposed
religion as a pernicious source of
In so doing gnostics have been
persecuted by ruling classes
interested in maintaining the status quo.
Taking religious myths literally is the
root cause of religiously sanctified violence.
The experience of
awakening, has answered the
profound human yearning to understand the
mysteries of life, of reality, of
the human soul and the attributes of God.
The experience of
gnosis inspire people of all
cultures to create beautiful works of art,
gloriously soaring cathedrals and temples, transcendental music and
literature that speaks to the
The experience of
gnosis has the
power to rescue the
gnostics from under the
accumulated debris of religious
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This website defines a
new perspective with which to engage reality to which its author adheres. The
author feels that the falsification of reality outside personal experience has
forged a populace unable to discern propaganda from reality and that this has
been done purposefully by an international corporate cartel through their
agents who wish to foist a corrupt version of reality on the human race.
Religious intolerance occurs when any group refuses to tolerate religious
practices, religious beliefs or persons due to their religious ideology. This
web site marks the founding of a system of philosophy named The Truth of the
Way of Life - a rational religion based on reason which requires no leap of
faith, accepts no tithes, has no supreme leader, no church buildings and in
which each and every individual is encouraged to develop a personal relation
with the Creator and Sustainer through the pursuit of the knowledge of reality
in the hope of curing the spiritual corruption that has enveloped the human
spirit. The tenets of The Truth of the Way of Life are spelled out in detail on
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religious beliefs in America is considered a "hate crime."
This web site
in no way condones violence. To the contrary the intent here is to reduce the
violence that is already occurring due to the international corporate cartels
desire to control the human race. The international corporate cartel already
controls the world economic system, corporate media worldwide, the global
industrial military entertainment complex and is responsible for the collapse
of morals, the elevation of self-centered
behavior and the destruction of global ecosystems. Civilization is based on
cooperation. Cooperation does not occur at the point of a gun.
social mores and values have declined precipitously over the last century as
the corrupt international cartel has garnered more and more power. This power
rests in the ability to deceive the populace in general through corporate media
by pressing emotional buttons which have been preprogrammed into the population
through prior mass media psychological operations. The results have been the
destruction of the family and the destruction of social structures that do not
adhere to the corrupt international elites vision of
a perfect world. Through distraction and
coercion the direction of thought of the bulk of the population has been
directed toward solutions proposed by the corrupt international elite that
further consolidates their power and which further their purposes.
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