What is the relationship between attention and lack of attention?: Saanen 1974 - Public Discussion 4
Narrated By: ,
Publisher: M-Y Books
Date: November 2015
Duration: 1 hours 40 minutes
'What is the relationship between attention and lack of attention? - 3 August 1974
We are educated to follow, accept and conform. This is tradition, second-hand.
When you become aware of conformity without reaction is that awareness the
act of intelligence?
Does the mind realize the nature of conformity, intelligence and awareness?
I am attentive for a minute and there is no border, no time, no 'me', no
problem. The whole energy is involved in that attention. This is a tremendous
Attending, I can do things without effort and thought.
The mind gets tired and moves to inattention. In that state of inattention
action goes on and must be conditioning.
There is attention the moment the mind is aware that it is inattentive.'