the usefulness of the illusion – the Law of One


Living within the illusion I feel that I am isolated and on my own in a world that challenges me to survive. The root of this mind-set is the belief that I am this body, for it is the body that can be harmed and destroyed. This is what we call ‘death’. My main purpose from the perspective within the illusion is to prevent harm to my body (for I do identify myself with this body) and to keep it alive as long as possible. When I remain limited by this perspective, my approach to life is one of ‘service to self’. I see myself as a center (my body) and all is valued according to usefulness to my existence as this body. Continue reading