Sometimes we may feel we lose something. A job, a relationship, even a life. The greatest suffering for many people is someones death. But what is death? An ending? Of what? A form.
Physics tells us that energy is neither created nor destroyed. It simply changes form. What is life? Prana, chi, subtle energy. In other words, life does not end. It simply changes form.
Ultimately even energy is but an effect, the apparent consequence of silence moving within itself.
For some time now, we have been in a cycle where consciousness has been clouded, as if suppressed. Just as the sky is ever clear above the clouds, consciousness is never really masked. But seen through the small eyes of a person, the shadow covers the light we are.
In the vast eons of the life of a universe, only a small portion of time is ever in shadow. But it can feel a long time.
Yet we don’t have to wait. We can be deathless, immortal. Not the form, but what is behind that. The essence of life. The core of our being is already immortal, we only have to see we are that. And we become that which is eternal. The body may catch up later.
PS – it’s funny where this stuff comes up. I was at a dance this evening when this arose. Perhaps all the expression of life surrounding…