mystery

A rational awakening to the mystery

One way of describing what I’m writing about here is as a rational awakening to the mystery. This contains a few seemingly contradictory elements: mystery, awakening… rational? Mystery: the mystery is not just something that “hasn’t been solved yet,” either through the scientific lens, or through the lens of the meditator obsessed with penetrating all appearances. “The mystery of life isn’t a problem to solve, but a reality to experience.”