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108 Shades of Maroon

Postby dzogchungpa » Mon Feb 24, 2014 2:06 am

http://tuttejiorg.wordpress.com/new-book/a-l-james/

Tutteji is without a doubt one of the greatest spiritual entrepreneurs of our time.
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Re: 108 Shades of Maroon

Postby greentara » Mon Feb 24, 2014 3:22 am

We seek perfection outwardly, which is then mirrored back to us in the intoxicating philosophies, experiences of exotic teachers, bliss and love without end. But these are all outward projections. There is no need for the spiritual drag show of this robe verses that robe.
Lets face it this book is a flimsy excuse for nothing but blatant titillation.
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Re: 108 Shades of Maroon

Postby Kim O'Hara » Mon Feb 24, 2014 3:47 am

dzogchungpa wrote:http://tuttejiorg.wordpress.com/new-book/a-l-james/

Tutteji is without a doubt one of the greatest spiritual entrepreneurs of our time.

The books look like junky erotic fiction to me, so the post looks like pure spam.

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Re: 108 Shades of Maroon

Postby dzogchungpa » Mon Feb 24, 2014 3:50 am

Just to be clear, that site is a joke.
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Re: 108 Shades of Maroon

Postby Kim O'Hara » Mon Feb 24, 2014 3:56 am

dzogchungpa wrote:Just to be clear, that site is a joke.

Nice to be clear, I guess.
Cleverly done, but I don't find it funny.

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Re: 108 Shades of Maroon

Postby Johnny Dangerous » Mon Feb 24, 2014 4:22 am

That site is fantastic satire, top notch.

" For the past forty years since then, his purpose and his passion have remained the same: to deepen his own vision and to assist others to awaken and realize the integration of Body, Mind, and Market, thus enhancing financial and spiritual fulfillment for all humanity. "


:rolling: :rolling:

Given the recent news about that Google-mindfulness whatever thing, and the general saturation of generic "mindfulness" and other meditation out there, it's nice to see someone having a bit of fun with it..and frightening to observe that some of it is not far removed from what it's parodying:(
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Re: 108 Shades of Maroon

Postby reddust » Mon Feb 24, 2014 4:32 am

Transintegralism™ is engaged in by Internet users who have witnessed one major roshi/sensei/rinpoche/tulku/cutting-edge theorist too many, and who thus view a state of voluntary, gleeful sociopathy over the current apocalyptical state as superior to being continually emo.
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Re: 108 Shades of Maroon

Postby ReasonAndRhyme » Mon Feb 24, 2014 8:32 am

I love it. Thx for posting the link!

Do you wake up in the morning without excitement and passion for what you do? Do you wonder why you don’t make more money, have more clients, have a satisfying sex life, or enjoy the confidence, respect, and authority that come from true spiritual mastery?

Do you have a deep sense of potential spirituality? Are you attracted to the cutting edge of integral entrepeneurship?

Are you ready to take the next step on your spiritual path?

If your answer to these questions is an unequivocal YES, you should probably consider our Spiritual Teacher Training Program.


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Re: 108 Shades of Maroon

Postby dzogchungpa » Mon Feb 24, 2014 8:39 pm

Johnny Dangerous wrote:Given the recent news about that Google-mindfulness whatever thing ...

Actually, that's why I stumbled upon the thing in the OP. Ben, over at that site we're not allowed to link to, posted this:
http://speculativenonbuddhism.com/2014/02/17/mineful-response-and-the-rise-of-corporatist-spirituality/
and that got me looking through the SNB site, and they seem to be quite fond of Master Tutteji over there.
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