Inwardly, conscious thoughts-which arise, remain, and are freed-do not stray from the scope of awareness

None of the reflections in a mirror can occur apart from its surface; if you examine them, no forms exist, only the surface of the mirror. Inwardly, conscious thoughts-which arise, remain, and are freed-do not stray from the scope of awareness; this is analogous to waves on the ocean that arise, remain, and cease, yet […]

Reflections arise within a mirror, the mirror is always standing free of what it’s reflecting

Just as reflections arise within a mirror, the mirror is always standing free of what it’s reflecting and yet intimate with each reflection. Each reflection arises on its very face. This Awareness itself can never truly become confused because confusion arises within it