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Synchronicity Blog

for Modern Spirituality , Holistic Lifestyle, and and High-Tech Meditation


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Welcome to the Synchronicity Foundation blog. We cover many topics related to Modern Spirituality, from meditation, to holistic living, as well as commentary on current events from a spiritual perspective.

When we know how to be content, we never want for anything.

Written by Master Charles Cannon

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“When we know how to be content, we never want for anything.” Lao Tzu

It could be said that true contentment has nothing to do with acquisition. It is not dependent on that which is objective to us. Rather… from a holistic perspective… contentment is our very nature and the nature of all and everything. Contentment is the innate delight of the one consciousness that is all.

Sunday, 08 February 2015

Each of us has an image of what we think we should be...

Written by Master Charles Cannon

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“Each of us has an image of what we think we are or what we should be and that image prevents us from seeing ourselves as we actually are.” ~Krishnamurti

It has been aptly said that there is what is… and then there are the stories we tell about it.  What is… is life… in all of its happenings.  In essence… life simply happens and we are witnesses of it.  An appropriate metaphor is the sun and the clouds.  The sun is an eternal witness of the clouds going by.  What is… simply is… as it is… within all of its happenings.

Sunday, 04 January 2015

Take the backward step that turns the light and shines it inward.

Written by Master Charles Cannon

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“Take the backward step that turns the light and shines it inward.”
Dogen

The Buddha said that the ultimate miracle is to be.  The brilliance of consciousness is that it can turn its awareness back upon itself and be aware of itself being.  It is in this understanding that a witnessing consciousness simply watches itself being within the eternal now of its happening.

Sunday, 23 November 2014

Only a sage can understand the ten thousand things and bring them into the self.

Written by Master Charles Cannon

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“Only a sage can understand the ten thousand things and bring
them into the self.”
Seng-Chao

In truth… there is only one.  It is often termed blissful consciousness.  It is the essence of all and everything.  Thus the one is the many. It is the essential unity within all diversity. While it is easy to understand the concept… the experiential actualization is often more challenging and relegated to the arena of enlightened sages.

Sunday, 26 October 2014

True, Holistic Reality Versus Fraudulent, Conceptual Reality

Written by Master Charles Cannon

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Why is it that most people do not perceive holistic reality or truthful reality? Why do most people remain mired in their conceptual reality, their virtual reality? The reason is they do not yet have enough developmental evolutionary self-awareness to override and break through their illusory concepts and open to dimensions beyond their minds.

Friday, 10 October 2014

Sydney's Reality-Tech Blog: An Introduction

Written by Sydney Miller

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Consciousness is the substratum of all and everything, and it evolves. For thousands of years, before science became a separate and competing meme to religion, the ancient wisdom traditions were the source of knowledge about the nature of reality. That knowledge came into question by the scientific revolution which dared to question the underlying assumptions, declaring them too subjective and not quantifiable, thus denying their validity. The battle of science vs. religion has subsequently been playing out for centuries.

Friday, 13 February 2015

There is an invisible world out there and we are living in it.

Written by Master Charles Cannon

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“There is an invisible world out there and we are living in it.”
Bill Viola

 Is the world that we perceive real?  Is our version of reality true?  From a mystical perspective it is said that for the most part we do not experience true reality… but rather a limited version of it. Modern science… quantum physics… is also pointing in the same direction.

Monday, 03 November 2014

I know what I have given you. I do not know what you have received.

Written by Master Charles Cannon

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“I know what I have given you.  I do not know what you have received.”
~Antonio Porchia

The greatest delusion is to think that you understand another human being. Such is but the ultimate in egocentric arrogance.  If we can barely understand ourselves… how is it remotely possible to understand another? The perpetuation of such illusion is but a feeble attempt at control that we might be safe and secure within our illusory and limited experience of life.

Monday, 20 October 2014