Mind and Awareness

Teachings on different types of cognizers and mental states conducive for attaining awakening.

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Mind and Awareness

Examining conceptual mind and needs

Working with our mind to distinguish the conceptual thoughts versus the real feelings or needs…

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Subsequent cognizers

Summary of types of consciousness after the first moment and how these arise.

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Inferential cognizers and obscured phenomena

How to apply syllogisms to examine the day-to-day assumptions our conceptual mind makes.

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Facsimile direct perceiver and inferential cognizers

Summary of different types of conceptual consciousness and introduction to inferential cognizer.

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Yogic direct perceiver

Importance of study, logic, along with meditation, to see how things exist and how they…

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Apperceptive direct perceiver

Description of that mind which is non-dual with the consciousness that sees the object.

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Analysis of sense perception versus thought

Importance of experiencing our sensations to understand what we truly feel but how we actually…

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Direct perceivers: sense and mental

Importance of noticing how we are directly feeling things versus interpreting our experiences.

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Object possessors and seven types of cognizers

Classification of possessors of objects and types of mind comprehending objects. How this is important…

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Classification of objects

How our minds observe with or without interpretation and the classification of objects based on…

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