Ken Wilber has written beautifully on the issue of egoic translation being mistaken for Spiritual transformation. In this talk, Michael suggests a path for each of us that supports transformation. When this authentic transformative practice manifests we find that instead of living our life as a series of translations in the realm of gain and loss, we can live from beyond time and mind as a mysterious, open sharing with all beings. In this open sharing we are no longer blown around, as is said in the Zen tradition, by the Eight Winds of circumstance. Questions relate to the definition of ego and its relationship to translation; working to find stillness; and a testimonial to surrendering to the present circumstance.
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