Re: Re Globes and Planes
Oct 25, 2001 07:11 AM
by Monica Suzuki
--- In theos-talk@y..., "Jerry S" <gschueler@e...> wrote:
> Monica, the term "astral projection" or "astral traveling" is a
> generic term for consciously traveling throughout the 7 planes.
> The "astral" was originally used like the Eqyptian "Dwat" as a
> general term for inner planes.
It seems we're getting stuck on semantics. I'll take your word for
it at this point.
> The nirmanakya can function on any of the four upper planes, but is
> not conscious of the lower planes - he/she is disembodied,
> according to Blavatsky, and so has no physical body with which to
> function on the physical plane. Only an embodied buddha can be
> conscious on all 7 planes simultaneously (at least this is what
> Tibetan Buddhism teaches).
Would you provide the reference? I must have missed that in my
studies. Thanks for clarifying.
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