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Not the most useful book of this type
on 31 December 2013
I found this book a tad irksome and fuzzy in it's languaging and positing - I think the main reason is the Author's conclusion that life is one form-less event without really clarifying what he means by "form" which has many possible meanings in language. He posits that for example a house has no form because over a long period of time it will eventually turn to dust and blow away -not acknowledging that "form" can "be" though obviously impermanently - his house analogy is not a very convincing argument for what appears to be the "foundation" of his philosphy and book.
(One could say that viewed at the sub-atomic level the perceived form eg house appears as process only though the house has been constructed using lumps of this swirling energy stuff which would seem to fit all the likely relevant dictionary definition of the word "form"
Maybe "Form" observed could be said to appear as form albeit it is "in the process of" "forming" as "form")
Like many books of this type it appears "fluffy" "pseudo-scientific" and very much an "about" book rather than a practical guide.
The main advice from the Author mentioned a few times is (paraphrasing) "sit and do nothing" and the magic will reveal itself".
The introduction of the book at the begining is "There are no traditions in this. It is not an attempt to convince or to convert. It is a dream questioning itself" - Having read the book that all now sounds like romantic fluff!
Despite the above, I think the book provides one or two potentially useful ideas though for "me" it's not the most useful book of this type I've read.