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Create Your Own Reality

Create Your Own Reality

Our senses tell us that events happen within space and time. There is a past, present and future, and the world operates through linear cause-effect relationships. I have to walk from here to there, from one location to another. This causes a timeline to appear.

That is how our senses experience the world, but in fact the world is not like that. The world is synchronistic, it’s coincidental, it’s happening simultaneously. Infinite possibilities coexist at the same time. Everything is happening all at once, and everything is correlated and instantly synchronized with everything else. This simultaneity can only happen through what is called infinite correlation. Infinite correlation is the ability to do an infinite number of things and correlate them with one another at the same time.

Physicists no longer use the word time; they use the term space-time continuum because they know that time is a relative phenomenon; it’s not absolute. The movement of planet Earth spinning on its axis and hurtling around the sun at thousands of miles per hour creates our experience of time. But time is an illusion; it’s an internal dialogue we use to explain our experience or perception of change and relationship.

How does all of this apply to us? Well, the way we interpret the concept of time—how we metabolize our experience of time—brings about distinct physiological changes in the body-mind.

In the present, you can experience the past; in the present, you can anticipate the future. But if you can stay in the present, if you can be with the present, then even the physical changes that normally occur with the passage of time will not occur in your body. There is a saying from a Vedic master: “The only reason people grow old and die is that they see other people growing old and dying.”

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Adapted from Power, Freedom, and Grace by Deepak Chopra (Amber-Allen Publishing, 2006).

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Acknowledged as one of the world's greatest leaders in the field of mind body medicine, Deepak Chopra, M.D. continues to transform our understanding of the meaning of health. Chopra is known as a prolific author of over 49 books with 12 best sellers on mind-body health, quantum mechanics, spirituality, and peace. A global force in the field of human empowerment, Dr. Chopra's books have been published in more than 35 languages with more than 20 million copies in print.

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4:47AM PDT on Sep 1, 2012

yes, it's all about perception..thanks to eveyone for sharing

1:36PM PDT on Aug 19, 2012

If you live on a desert Island and there are no other people to see live and grow old and die, do you think you would not grow older and die? The Earth revolves and as it does, we age, we do not have to have old thoughts but regardless of ones philosophy, you will end up dead...it isn't the dying, it's how we live our lives...as though we do not age....that is the secret.

9:23AM PDT on Aug 19, 2012

thank you

10:02PM PDT on Aug 17, 2012

Be careful what you wish for.

9:28PM PDT on Aug 17, 2012

noted

7:06PM PDT on Aug 17, 2012

maybe when we get to other side then we no longer AGE....just my luck I get to other side and be disappointed!

7:01PM PDT on Aug 17, 2012

"if you can be with the present, then even the physical changes that normally occur with the passage of time will not occur in your body......"

YES you stay in present then YOU LOOK IN THE MIRROR drop to the floor....and scream how did that OLD FACE GET THERE...funny! YES denial if you think your body will stay YOUNG>>>OMG ..your brain migth act young but that body will deteriorate! YES that is the CREATORS sense of HUMOR ....HUMANS WILL AGE AND DIE! Just when you think you figure out life DEATH NEXT STOP..I just hope my death would be peaceful in BED while asleep!

6:50PM PDT on Aug 17, 2012

WHEN your brain get old and YOUR REALITY is in death bed YES you can create you reality the doctor will prescribe you pills.....if I get to be in that stage of my life close to death I hope the doctor will prescribe me DEATH PILLS to end my reality ....OMG! .....!

6:47PM PDT on Aug 17, 2012

There is a saying from a Vedic master: “The only reason people grow old and die is that they see other people growing old and dying.”

PEOPLE GROW OLD AND DIE because humans are created to DIE!....you got to be in denial if you don't see death at the end of the road! CLOCK will always move forward....yes clock stop you experience SENILITY then you never grow old since you don't know you are old and DEATH NEXT STOP NO STOPPING THAT..OMG!

5:50PM PDT on Aug 17, 2012

Without faith - nothing works. I have seen many things in my life manifest, because I knew what I wanted. I was willing to work to achieve my dream! In 1970 I went to a lecture and the speaker who was trying to sell his course on the Golden Circle and manifesting what you want...spoke to me for 5 minutes and told me I didn't need his course. He told me to go home and do exactly what he said in his lecture to bring my dream into being. That night I went home and sketched my Dream Home. Within two years it materialized. I showed a realtor -friend what I wanted and one day she called me to tell me that she was standing in my Dream Home. I know Deepak is right. We can create our own reality.

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