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26 Jul 2021
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinsonhttps://www.sanshinji.org/15:54:37
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. RobinsonThis is the website for the Zen community in which I am a monk15:55:44
@clover:ironrobin.netcloverah, i was vaguely aware of a Zen community and got mistaken as a member once (I was wearing all white), but i never went sadly15:55:54
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinson clover: I'm sorry I missed you but then again if you were hanging out with the Tibetan Buddhists we may very well have met. 15:57:01
@clover:ironrobin.netcloverBloomington is a fantastic place for dharma practice. I miss it a lot16:01:20
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@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. RobinsonBloomington is the future birthplace of Captain Janeway.16:03:28
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinson
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Bloomington is a fantastic place for dharma practice. I miss it a lot
Yes it's an awesome place to live. You can always come back
16:04:06
@clover:ironrobin.netcloveri have always half-joked that i will retire in Brown County :P 16:05:10
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinson
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i have always half-joked that i will retire in Brown County :P
That's one of my favorite places to go when I'm tripping. One of my favorite pastimes is doing mushrooms and wandering around on the Wilderness trails
16:06:44
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinson clover: what did you study at IU? 16:07:25
@clover:ironrobin.netcloverI got a B.S. in Cognitive Science and a B.A. in Computer Science16:07:59
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I got a B.S. in Cognitive Science and a B.A. in Computer Science
I got a B.S. in
Cognitive Science and a B.A.
in Computer Science
16:08:00
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinson clover: and you studied under Douglas hofstadter? 16:08:38
@clover:ironrobin.netclovernot directly, i've seen a few of his lectures online, and had dinner with him once, as part of the CogSci club. 16:09:12
@clover:ironrobin.netcloverhe signed my copy of Strange Loop16:09:27
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinson clover: did you ever go to the runcible spoon? He hung out there from time to time which is where I encountered him 16:10:47
@clover:ironrobin.netcloveryes, i went there sometimes, and my roommate worked there for a brief period16:11:19
@clover:ironrobin.netclover * yes, i went there sometimes, and my roommate worked there for a brief period16:11:24
@clover:ironrobin.netcloverdoes it still exist?16:11:44
@clover:ironrobin.netcloverI studied under Robert Goldstone16:12:11
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinsonhttps://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/G%C3%B6del,_Escher,_Bach16:13:45
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. RobinsonHe wrote portions of this book at runcible spoon16:14:14
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinson
In reply to @clover:ironrobin.net
does it still exist?
Yes it's still exist it survived the pandemic.
16:14:44
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinson* He wrote portions of this book at runcible spoon16:15:24
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinson
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I understood how everything was connected together and for a brief instant the entire universe made sense to me
That's such a profound experience to have it is commonly referred to as Cosmic consciousness
16:17:44
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinsonhttps://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cosmic_Consciousness#:~:text=Print-,Cosmic%20Consciousness%3A%20A%20Study%20in%20the%20Evolution%20of%20the%20Human,possessed%20by%20the%20ordinary%20man%22.16:31:20
@goodfellowpuch:matrix.orgDr. Robinsonhttp://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/book/lookupid?key=olbp3584116:34:26
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@clover:ironrobin.netcloverOm Bhoor Bhuvah Svah, Tat Savitur Varenyam, Bhargo Devasya Dhimahi, Dhiyo Yonah Prachodayat17:06:03

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