The Truly Radical Meaning of “Be Here Now”

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Meaning #1: Be In the Present Moment

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“Be Here Now” typically means that if you place your attention on the present moment, you will experience a greater sense of peace.

Meaning #2: Be Present to the Present Moment

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The more skillful question is: What is your relationship to what is arising in the present moment?

Meaning #3: Be Present to the Present You Cannot See

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You will always see a partial version of the past appearing as the now.

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So the “now” is never fully graspable. There is always more to perceive.

Its power lies in the fact that it is impossible to be fully present to all that is “now.”

Former professor-lawyer turned channel for divine wisdom. On a short break from Medium to finish a book. Check out my other books here: https://amzn.to/2K9AG8b.

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