Shakti is defined as defined as "energy". Are you saying energy
is an illusion?
On 10/27/2014 3:02 PM, salyavin808 wrote:
You said life force, as in it "animates us". And it would depend
on whether you think this energy is external to us, as in some
sort of energy field we exploit in the same way Indian philosophy
thinks we use some sort of field of consciousness that is
transcendental to all things.
/My position, and the position of most idealistic transcendentalists, is
that we infer, from the fact of our being conscious, that consciousness
itself is the ultimate reality. Because without consciousness, we would
Or whether it is created by our bodies metabolically as a way of
running our bodies and brains etc..
/And we accept that inference is a valid means of knowledge. Thoughts
and ideas, not being material objects, cannot be perceived; they can
only be inferred./