InPresence 251The Source of Psychic Power
April 6, 2023
Here he equates the map of all maps of consciousness with the mythological story of Indra’s Web. He draws both ethical and practical observations from this comparison
06:49 Indra’s web
08:12 Maps of consciousness
03:26 The imaginal realm
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(Recorded on April 10 2023)
Published on April 11, 2023
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