groups: alt.paranet.ufo,alt.alien.visitors Subject: Way - 9A Date: Sun, 30 Oct 1994 19:41:

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From: jdonovan@is.net (Jackson Donovan) groups: alt.paranet.ufo,alt.alien.visitors Subject: Way - 9A Date: Sun, 30 Oct 1994 19:41:04 -0500 I am posting this for a friend... Way - 9 "The Messiah Projects: The Buddha, Son of Maya" After the Great War which freed humankind from its masters, the Daughters of Ma (DOMA) took over its education and civilization. They decided to use a control system already in place - religion. Whereas before it had been used to control humans and keep them within a certain area, it would now be used to bring them education, basic societal concepts, and most important of all, the Laws and Word of God. What is important to realize here, is that although the human members of the Collective were thousands of years more advanced then even we are today, they did then and now still do, believe in a unifying force known to them as The One. There are certain truths and laws of conduct they believe, are made manifest to life by The One. We know this as the Laws and Word of God. It was their intent to bring humankind this knowledge. The program itself was vast, far too complicated and large to be covered in full here. Instead we will focus on the last 1500 years of the project. During this time, a series of "Teachers" were sent to mankind. I have already covered the general purpose for this, so let us now look at what these teachers tried to teach. One last important fact to remember is this. All these men were sent by an advanced human female, not a God. She has been worshipped from the very beginning of human history. Although this woman is of a royal caste among her people, she should not be thought of as God. Rather think of her as the greatest of all the prophets of God. She is the Queen of Prophetesses, the Queen of the Heavens, The Queen of Peace. She is not God, nor does she wish you to think this. View her in the highest regard and with respect. For it is she who freed you from the harness of the tyrants. It is she who stood between you and certain annihilation when her people thought you too evil to allow to continue. It is she who has brought you the prophets and the Laws and Word of God. Thank her by being true human beings of intelligence and compassion. Buddha Originally, Siddhartha Gautama. Born 563-483 BC Indian mystic and founder of Buddhism. He began preaching after achieving supreme enlightenment at the age of 35. Thus, have I heard: The Buddha was the first of the later prophets. His main mission was to introduce and explain, two basic and simple concepts. 1) That there are only two types of thought - right and wrong. 2) How to become a human being utilizing the power of doing only that which is right. That's it. No cosmic theology, no mystical and coded mythology or secret rituals. Just the basic difference between right and wrong in all things. Sounds simple, does it not? Therein lies a truth and a lesson in understanding. Truths are from God and as such, they are perfect. Truths are in the simplest form possible. They are stripped of double meaning, confusion, and illusion. They state a simple fact that is as easily comprehended by a child, as it is a scholar. A truth will trigger that little piece of God in each of us that knows right from wrong. You must learn to trust your own ability to see the truth. It will be very important later on as we try to pick through the mass of confusion, lies and just plain evil, that man has intermixed with the Laws and Word of God. A little hint - if you have to have a priest explain it to you, it isn't. With that said, let us look at the Buddha, 'The Enlightened One of God." The Buddha held to what he called the Golden Rule. "ALL THAT WE ARE IS THE RESULT OF WHAT WE HAVE THOUGHT." The Buddha was born 2500 years ago, and approximately 500 years before Jesus. He was born in a royal family of India. Legends say that he was born from the Great Virgin Maya. This is the Hindu version of Mary. You now know of course, that he was the product of the DOMA Messiah project. He did not start his career until he was in his thirties. The events that led to his enlightenment are quite interesting. One day, the Buddha sat under the Bo Tree. This tree is called the tree of wisdom, or enlightenment. It is the same tree associated with the Goddess image throughout the world. Deborah sat under the Palm Tree, Isis had her holy tree at Mataria, to where both Mary and Jesus fled in Egypt. The point is this. Most Goddesses had a tree shrine linked to them. It is this tree that the Buddha now sits under. He falls into a deep meditation and thus begins the Enlightenment. The spot were he sat is now called "the immovable spot," since he stayed there for 49 days. It was here that the Goddess Maya tempted him. She wanted to see if he was indeed worthy enough to receive enlightenment. I will not go into this particular test with the Buddha. I want to save it for the next Way message. Jesus was tested in the exact same manner, and I will use his example to show you the others. After his awakening, the Buddha began to teach the masses of the Law and Word, of God. His most famous lesson was given to the people at Benares. Buddhists hold his teachings there in the same light as Christians hold the Sermon on the Mount. Let me stop here for a moment and explain a very important thing to you. The reason I am going through all the Messiahs and their basic message is this. Most of you consider the other religions to be false, with false prophets, yet many of you do not know what these other men said or what their religion contained. For instance, of the Christians out there reading this, how many do you think have read the Koran or studied the teachings of the Buddha? Almost none. Why? Because they have been told not to, plain and simple. Of that group, many condemn without even knowing that which they condemn. It is my hope and the hope of she who sent me, that you will see the underlying truth in all these religions. That they all say the same thing and all come from the same source. That said, let's get back to the Enlightened One. At Benares, the Buddha gave the people his main message. He told them there were four basic truths they should know. 1) All through your life there will be suffering, pain and misery. 2) This suffering is usually caused by selfish cravings and personal desires. 3) This suffering is not a necessity of life and can be overcome. 4) The way to eliminate or reduce suffering in your life, is to follow the examples of "The Eightfold Path." In order to go any further, we have to introduce one more concept - reincarnation. Now before any of you good Christians take off in fright, realize this. Before the Council of Nicea, you as Christians were taught to believe in reincarnation. No, you still don't believe? Then read the following verses. John 3:3, "Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.' John 3:7, 'Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must be born again.'" Now you can disbelieve me, but do you dare him? Jesus knew that reincarnation is a part of God's laws. The Buddha said that the end goal was to get off the karmic wheel of life and death, and reincarnation. This ending would then let you leave this world and merge back into The One. It is an end to self. He called this state of rejoining God, Nirvana, the ultimate bliss. Well now let's see, the ultimate bliss is to be with God. Well, maybe the Pope's right. Sounds pretty demonic to me. All kidding aside, the Catholic Church, and in particular the current Pope, have made significant strides. Are you aware that they officially declared that the God of the Jews and Christians, is the same Biblical God as that worshipped by the Muslims? Survival is the mother of all invention and conciliation. So what about the Eightfold Path? Here are the steps: 1. Right Knowledge is knowledge of what life is all about. Knowledge of the Four Noble Truths is basic to any further growth as a Buddhist. 2. Right Aspiration means a clear devotion to being on the Path toward Enlightenment. 3. Right Speech involves both clarity of what is said (taking care to say just what is meant) and speaking kindly, and without malice. 4. Right Behavior involves reflecting on one's behavior and the reasons for it. It also involves five basic laws of behavior for Buddhists: not to kill, steal, lie, drink intoxicants, or commit sexual offenses. 5. Right Livelihood involves choosing an occupation that keeps an individual on the Path. That is, a path that promotes life and well-being, rather than the accumulation of a lot of money. 6. Right Effort means training the will and curbing selfish passions and wants. It also means placing oneself along the Path toward Enlightenment. 7. Right Mindfulness implies continuing self-examination and awareness. The 'Dhammapada,' a basic Buddhist text, begins, "All we are is the result of what we have thought." 8. Right Concentration is the final step in being absorbed into a state of Nirvana. The first two steps are the easiest; anyone can do them. No.'s 3,4,5, are harder and if achieved, would give you the status of a novice monk. Steps 6,7,8, are the hardest. They are only fully achieved by advanced beings over the course of many lifetimes. We are interested in steps 1-6 to begin with. Let's look at each of these now. 1) Right Knowledge As with all things, there is a beginning and an end. This principal is the first step, the beginning of your Way to God. One of the results of becoming human is that the distance from the animals increases, as your knowledge increases. Those who say knowledge is not important are fools. Those who keep knowledge from you are setting a trap. Your job as a human being is to acquire as much knowledge as possible. Knowledge of life, of science, of spirit, of God. Knowledge is the one thing that can never be taken away from you. Learn to see that which is new in all things. A person could spend an entire lifetime learning all there is to know about a single blade of grass, so don't think that you can ever know everything. Knowledge allows you to think about something intelligently. It is helpful in solving problems. It is the key to understanding, and invention. Knowledge can open your eyes to things you cannot see. It can bring revelation into your life. Here's an example of the power of knowledge. I have told you what I call this work I do. I call it The Way. But did you know that the Buddha called all his teachings The Middle Way? Or that Jesus' followers called his teachings The Way? Or that Muhammad taught The Way of Islam? Surprised? Feel it? That's why knowledge is Way Cool. I told you they all taught the Way. Knowledge holds uncountable moments like this in store for you. There are two kinds of thought in this life. Those that cause pleasure and those that cause pain. Knowledge can produce both. But it is the pleasure-producing side of knowledge that is The Way to God. There is a sweetness in the spirit when something learned piece by piece comes together, and - Click! - realization dawns in the mind. Is this not one of the most pleasurable of sensations? The sense of accomplishment it engenders can make your spirit glow. As you have probably noticed, each of the eight paths are preceded by the word "right." This is important. What exactly does "right" mean? The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Third Edition, defines it as follows. "Right (rOt) adjective; right_er, right_est; Abbr. r., R., rt. 1. Conforming with or conformable to justice, law, or morality: do the right thing and confess. 2. In accordance with fact, reason, or truth; correct: the right answer. 3. Fitting, proper, or appropriate: It is not right to leave the party without saying good-bye. 4. Most favorable, desirable, or convenient: the right time to act. 5. In or into a satisfactory state or condition: put things right. 6. In good mental or physical health or order." These ideas are represented by the word we call right. Here then, is the opposite of right. "Wrong (rYng, rZng) adjective 1. Not in conformity with fact or truth; incorrect or erroneous. 2. a. Contrary to conscience, morality, or law; immoral or wicked. b. Unfair; unjust. 3. Not required, intended, or wanted: took a wrong turn. 4. Not fitting or suitable; inappropriate or improper: said the wrong thing. 5. Not in accord with established usage, method, or procedure: the wrong way to shuck clams. 6. Not functioning properly; out of order. 7. Unacceptable or undesirable according to social convention." These are the two basic principals that judge all things. The most basic, the very first, the most important, Law of God is this: Right is light, wrong is darkness. Right is of God, Wrong is not. Place this Law firmly in your minds and hearts. Without this knowledge, you will never belong to, or be one with, God. This is the direction of The One path, The Way.

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