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Re: THEORY: Are commands to believe infelicitous

From:Sai Emrys <saizai@...>
Date:Friday, July 1, 2005, 5:20
> "Hail, Eris, accept this offering. Now, please..... IGNORE ME!"
*laughs heartily* Perhaps you have been remiss with your hot dog buns? Or (vaguely more on topic) you have forgotten the command that you are forbidden to believe that which you read? ;-P
> Okay. I had pretty much filed these under "minor siddhis" - those > interesting distracting abilities that arise during Buddhist meditation.
FWIW, I am not Buddhist. And I find that this arises more as a *byproduct* (i.e. not just "during meditation")... but then, I've never really been big on separating "meditation" from "normal life". ;-) - Sai