The Power of Suggestion: An Aspect of Natural Hypnosis
Repeated suggestion, whether from
outside sources or from your own conscious mind asself suggestionwill have a hypnotic effect on your subconscious
mind and will establish neurological patterns within the body itself.
These conditions once created can be either
impeding or empowering depending upon the nature of the suggestion. We must
realize that even repeated subtle suggestions can play a powerful role in our
lives. Only through increased awareness and monitoring our thoughts and verbal
expressions can we begin to understand this phenomenon.
What is it? How does it work? Where does it come from?
It may help to think of how mathematics is organized
and develops, as an analogy to understanding the concepts discussed here. It is not probable that you could understand
higher math concepts without first acquiring an understanding of the lower
level math processes.
If you have ever studied math to the level of
differential equations, you know that before you can understand the subject,
you must have a good grasp of the many theorems and laws developed in studying
on My Conversation with a Tree
I had completed the tale of my conversation
with a tree which is told below, and it had been edited, but I hesitated to
post it, feeling like a key element was missing. It was this morning that new
intuitions surfaced. I think what was missing was my realization of the
connections between my past and my present awareness, and a deeper
understanding of those connections. This story shows how all of our experiences
in life are linked together, moving us in a general direction according to some
as yet undiscovered blueprint for our life, that is always a part of our psyche.
The Road Less Traveled
Some people don’t associate
consciousness with dreams, since many scientists and biologists just view
dreams as random firings of synapses in our brains. But, if you have ever
undertaken a serious study of your own dreams for a long period of time, you
probably are aware of the experience of becoming lucid in a dream. Lucidity in
a dream means you are mentally conscious of the fact that you are dreaming
while you are experiencing the dream events.