Hyponoetics - Philosophy of Mind

This blog discusses ideas and concepts that I am currently thinking about for my book on Hyponoetics as an integral philosophy of mind and matter.

Tag: Illusion 

Life is a Dream

Oct 02, 2023 - Category: Metaphysics  Ontology - Tag: Illusion  Reality

Many philosophers and writers throughout the ages have considered life or the nature of reality as a dream or illusion. It's our mind and imagination that creates a life and reality for us human beings, but reality in itself may remain something mysterious and forever unknowable to us. But some believe that we can access the ultimate reality through a special faculty of our mind, like aesthetic intuition (art), intellectual intuition (philosophy) or meditation or mystical experience (religion).

Below I quote a few select philosophers and writers that wrote about life as a dream or compared reality...