I don't know whether any of you find helpful this over the discussion 
about consciousness but here it goes:


Part 1 Store Consciousness

One

Mind is a field
In which every kind of seed is sown.
This mind field can also be called
"all the seeds"

Two

In us are infinite varieties of seeds-
Seeds of samsara, nirvana, delusion, and enlightenment.
Seeds of suffering and happiness,
Seeds of perceptions, names and words.

Three

Seeds that manifest as body and mind,
as realms of being, stages and worlds,
are all stored in our consciousness.
That is why we called "store"

Four

Some seeds are innate,
handed down by our ancestors
Some were sown while we were still in the womb,
others were sown when we were children

Five

Whether transmitted by family, friends, 
society, education
all our seeds are, by nature 
both individual and collective

Six

The quality of our life
depends on the quality 
of the seeds
that lie deep in our consciousness

Seven

The function of store consciousness
is to receive and maintain 
seeds and their habit energies,
so they can manifest in the world or remain dorrmant.
Eight

Manifestations from store consciousness 
can be perceived directly in the mode of things-in themselves,
as representations or as mere images.
All are included in the eight elements of being.

Nine

All manifestations bear the marks
of both the individual alnd the collective.
The maturation of store consciousness functions in the same way
in its participation in the different stages and realms of beings.

Ten

Unobstructed and inderterminate,
store consciousness is continuosly- glowing and changing.
At the same time, it is endowed
with all the universal mental formations.

Eleven

Although impermanent and without a separate self,
store consciousness contains all phenomena in the cosmos,
both conditioned and unconditioned,
in the form of seeds.

Twelve

Seeds cand produce seeds.
Seeds can produce formations.
Formations can produce seeds.
Formations can produce formations.

Thirteen

Seeds and formations
both have the nature of interbeing and interpenetration.
The one is produced by the all.
The all  is dependent on the one.

Fourteen

Store consciousness is neither the same nor different,
individual nor collective.
Same and different inter-are
Collective and individual give rise to each other.

Fifteen

When delusion is overcome, understanding is there,
and store consciousness is no longer subject to afflictions.
Store consciousness becomes Great Mirror Wisdom,
reflecting the cosmos in all directions.
Its name is now Pure Consciousness.



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