Impending “Religious Experience”….Aquarius Horoscope 12-13-12

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Aquarius Horoscope for week of December 13, 2012

Verticle Oracle cardAquarius (January 20-February 19)
Be honest. Have you had any of the following symptoms? 1. Lack of interest in trivial matters and a yearning for big, holy mysteries. 2. Unfamiliar but interesting impulses rising up in you and demanding consideration. 3. Fresh insights into people and situations you’ve known a long time. 4. An altered sense of the flow of time. 5. Out-of-the-blue recall of long-forgotten memories. If you haven’t experienced any of the above, Aquarius, I must be totally off in my analysis and this horoscope isn’t for you. But if you’ve had even two of these symptoms, you are on schedule to get what those of us in the consciousness industry call a “religious experience.” 
Sometimes it’s a challenge to try to figure out what’s important and what’s not important.

The German religious reformer Martin Luther was fond of referring to the faculty of reason as a “damned whore.” He believed it gave itself in service to any old theory, often propping up specious arguments rooted in hidden emotional agendas. 
Though I regard my ability to reason as a prized asset, I confess to having some of Luther’s mistrust. Like most of us, I have corrupted my logical mind by sometimes using it to disguise and rationalize my subjective biases. 
Can you imagine having so much self-awareness that you never turn your reasoning ability into a whore? Are you willing to probe with merciless honesty for the unconscious feelings that drive you to believe what you do, and to analyze the ways you mask your subjective biases as “objective fact”? Could you suspend all your preconceptions and greet every situation with a scrupulously open mind? Try to live up to that high standard for a period of three days.

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  1. Hey Jaz–I found this blog a while ago, and watched (the half hour) movie at this particular post yesterday, and I can’t recommend it enough for all Buddhists. It really changed my attitude (at least right then) and has stuck with me since–now to integrate the behavior. Anyway. when you have a half hour or so, watch! You will love, I just know…http://1earthnow.wordpress.com/2012/12/09/ancient-knowledge-pt-1-consciousness-sacred-geometry-cymatics-illusion-of-reality/

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