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When impressions through the five senses of the outside world's existence, when ideas, fancies, images, and thoughts no longer arise in the mind, then its control by yoga, meditation, has been achieved. The methods used may vary, but in the end what is reached is the residue, consciousness-in-itself, subject without an object.


-- Notebooks Category 4: Elementary Meditation > Chapter 1: Preparatory > # 141






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