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Jeans, Sir James - The Mysterious Universe - Reality

Identifier

002963

Type of Spiritual Experience

Background

A description of the experience

Sir James Jeans – The Mysterious Universe

Objective realities exist because certain things affect your consciousness and mine in the same way, but we are assuming something we have no right to assume if we label them as …  real ….  The true label is I think mathematical… substantiality is a purely mental concept measuring the direct effect of objects on our sense of touch...................

The man who does not play chess says:  A piece of white wood, carved to look rather like a horse’s head stuck on a pedestal, was taken from the bottom square next but one to the right hand corner and moved to ….. and so on. 

The chess player says
“White knight to King’s Bishop 3

The source of the experience

Jeans, Sir James

Concepts, symbols and science items

Symbols

Chess

Science Items

Activities and commonsteps

Commonsteps

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