The Four Levels of Ignorance

Samsara forms around its wanderers four layers of ignorance that isolate them from reality. Each layer is based on the previous one, assuming the ignorance of that underlying layer and adding one more level of ignorance. So, four times. Each one has before it four walls that surround it and that in themselves are impenetrable to the…

Pathological Anatomy of Ignorance

The principle of economy governs life. Economizing resources is the norm in evolutionarily successful systems. Among these systems we can include the human brain, which has evolved in such a way that it consumes 25% of the metabolism while in mass it represents a lot less, a 1.75%. It is a huge amount of energy that consumes to…

The Brāhma Invitation

The Māra, lord of Samsara, is the owner of the assembly of the notables, of those who have dominion. That assembly of the notables is upset when they are made to see that they are immersed in ignorance. Like everyone. There is not much difference between the ignorant base and the ignorant illustrious. They claim that what is, is…

Layers of Ignorance

On the layer of interpretation and conditioned by the need for communication we have developed the conceptual layer. As communication is a kind of consensus among communicators, the objects are shared. A group uses a set of labels that they have associated with the interpretations. An individual of that group learns to associate them by imitation and uses…