Bob's Head Shots 009.Resized

Welcome to the Cosmic Cantina. Aum and blessings!


To Schedule A Personal Appointment



Email me


Mercury Rx Cover smaller(105x160)

TISBA award logo AP site



Support Aquarius Papers



Cover of Altar Stones Spring 2015 (0.83x1.28)

Here's the link to purchase meditation and altar stones
Catalogs of Stones for Sale
I also have access to over 100 lbs. of high grade Azurite. Contact me for details.


Free Astrology Love Reports for All Signs


A Television Interview Where I Go Into A Lot Of Things!
Robert Wilkinson TV Interview on Bridging Heaven and Earth



Love, Dad Book Cover  smaller (103x160)

If you grieve the death of a loved one, my book may bring you comfort

"Love Dad" - Ways to heal your grief.


A great site sponsor and introduction to Mayan culture! Fair trade organic coffee for sale shipped to your door.
Mundo Maya - Coffee and More



What is Astrology?



Terms of Viewing/Using Material Published or Sold on This Site
Terms of Viewing/Using Material Published or Sold on This Site


May 2022 Index
April 2022 Index
March 2022 Index
February 2022 Index
January 2022 Index
December 2021 Index
November 2021 Index
October 2021 Index
September 2021 Index
August 2021 Index
July 2021 Index
June 2021 Index
May 2021 Index
April 2021 Index
March 2021 Index
February 2021 Index
January 2021 Index
December 2020 Index
November 2020 Index
October 2020 Index
September 2020 Index
August 2020 Index
July 2020 Index
June 2020 Index
May 2020 Index
April 2020 Index
March 2020 Index
February 2020 Index
January 2020 Index
December 2019 Index
November 2019 Index
October 2019 Index
September 2019 Index
August 2019 Index
July 2019 Index
June 2019 Index
May 2019 Index
April 2019 Index
March 2019 Index
February 2019 Index
January 2019 Index
December 2018 Index
November 2018 Index
October 2018 Index
September 2018 Index
August 2018 Index
July 2018 Index
June 2018 Index
May 2018 Index
April 2018 Index
March 2018 Index
February 2018 Index
January 2018 Index
December 2017 Index
November 2017 Index
October 2017 Index
September 2017 Index
August 2017 Index
July 2017 Index
June 2017 Index
May 2017 Index
April 2017 Index
March 2017 Index
February 2017 Index
January 2017 Index
December 2016 Index
November 2016 Index
October 2016 Index
September 2016 Index
August 2016 Index
July 2016 Index
June 2016 Index
May 2016 Index
April 2016 Index
March 2016 Index
February 2016 Index
January 2016 Index
December 2015 Index
November 2015 Index
October 2015 Index
September 2015 Index
August 2015 Index
July 2015 Index
June 2015 Index
May 2015 Index
April 2015 Index
March 2015 Index
February 2015 Index
January 2015 Index
December 2014 Index
November 2014 Index
October 2014 Index
September 2014 Index
August 2014 Index
July 2014 Index
June 2014 Index
May 2014 Index
April 2014 Index
March 2014 Index
February 2014 Index
January 2014 Index
December 2013 Index
November 2013 Index
October 2013 Index
September 2013 Index
August 2013 Index
July 2013 Index
June 2013 Index
May 2013 Index
April 2013 Index
March 2013 Index
February 2013 Index
January 2013 Index
December 2012 Index
November 2012 Index
October 2012 Index
September 2012 Index
August 2012 Index
July 2012 Index
June 2012 Index
May 2012 Index
April 2012 Index
March 2012 Index
February 2012 Index
January 2012 Index
December 2011 Index
November 2011 Index
October 2011 Index
September 2011 Index
August 2011 Index
July 2011 Index
June 2011 Index
May 2011 Index
April 2011 Index
March 2011 Index
February 2011 Index
January 2011 Index
December 2010 Index
November 2010 Index
October 2010 Index
September 2010 Index
August 2010 Index
July 2010 Index
June 2010 Index
May 2010 Index
April 2010 Index
March 2010 Index
February 2010 Index
January 2010 Index
December 2009 Index
November 2009 Index
October 2009 Index
September 2009 Index
August 2009 Index
July 2009 Index
June 2009 Index
May 2009 Index
April 2009 Index
March 2009 Index
February 2009 Index
January 2009 Index
December 2008 Index
November 2008 Index
October 2008 Index
September 2008 Index
August 2008 Index
July 2008 Index
June 2008 Index
May 2008 Index
April 2008 Index
March 2008 Index
February 2008 Index
January 2008 Index
December 2007 Index
November 2007 Index
October 2007 Index
September 2007 Index
August 2007 Index
July 2007 Index
June 2007 Index
May 2007 Index
April 2007 Index
March 2007 Index
February 2007 Index
January 2007 Index
December 2006 Index
November 2006 Index
October 2006 Index
September 2006 Index
August 2006 Index
July 2006 Index
June 2006 Index
May 2006 Index
April 2006 Index
March 2006 Index
February 2006 Index
January 2006 Index
December 2005 Index
November 2005 Index
October 2005 Index
September 2005 Index
August 2005 Index

Astrology and Outer Edge Articles 2004-2005




Astrology, Spirituality, or Blog friends with the good taste to link to my site:

Astrologizing.net
Leah Whitehorse Astrology
Michelle Young Astrology
Mystic Mamma
Self In Light
Stars Over Washington



A Library for Astrologers!

Philip Graves AstroLearn



An Astrological Mandala - The Sabian Symbols


The Classic Astrological Reference Book! Nicholas Devore's "Encyclopedia of Astrology"


A great organization with great material! SouledOut.org

Great Metaphysical Links
These are the best of the best!

Blavatsky Archives.com
Light On The Path
Through the Gates of Gold
The Voice of the Silence
At The Feet of the Master
Occult Chemistry
Crest Jewel of Discrimination

The Stanzas of Dzyan - Cosmogenesis and Anthropogenesis
A Theosophical Library
160 on-line books by Besant, Leadbeater, others

Agni Yoga (Roerich) - Master Index

Teachings of Master Morya

The Sacred Texts Library

The Wisdom of Ram Dass - 150 Podcasts

The History & Power of Mind

A Huge Library of Ancient Manuscripts and Treatises

The Gnostic Society Library including the Gospel of Mary, Nag Hammadi, and other ancient manuscripts.

Our Elder Brothers Return explaining the various works by and about the Masters

« Your Pet May Be Having Spiritual Experiences! | Main | How Fate Relates To Free Will Pt. 2 - Does Intention Affect Karma, Can Free Will Triumph Over Ignorance, and Can One Who Is Unconscious Choose To Become Aware? »

Comments

ull

Well, this is a hard question - who is free? - abusers often see themselves as victims.. And people that commit strong violent acts often don´t remember - they feel like someone else has taken over..A more shamanistic view feels more "realistic" for me..

Elizabeth

Great food for thought, Robert.

Ull's point above really resonates.

Eckhart Tolle, in The Power of Now and The New Earth, explains in a great amount of detail how identification with the mind and emotions - which he also refers to as "the pain body" - basically makes people more or less insane and more or less dysfunctional - until they start to awaken. He suggests that until one starts to become more self-aware, or more conscious, one can't truly be held responsible for one's actions in any real sense. (This doesn't mean there aren't consequences to our actions, of course.)

I had a hard time accepting what he was saying in the beginning, but after reading his books over and over again in the last few years (they grew on me and in me), and after much reflection on these issues on my own, I really get it now. I am much less judgmental of myself and others these days.

This is because I realize there are things I don't think/say/do anymore that I thought/said/did plenty twenty or thirty years ago. I am very different now (and I wasn't a "bad" person before by any means, but a bit of a victim, or powerless - which I see as every bit as unevolved as being a perpetrator or an abuser, btw). But I forgive my pathetic former self, because, in looking back, I was doing the best I could with what I had to work with at the time. Years of meditation, utilizing various self-help techniques and basically psycho-analyzing myself using my jyotish and Western astrology charts have really changed me. I also credit sheer willpower, motivation and determination, together with having a highly aspected Pluto in my twelfth house! And I make no claims other than to say I am in a very good place now.

So I'm not sure I agree we can hold people responsible for their unevolved behaviours. Yet I still wonder why some of us have that initial spark to change, evolve, grow and transform, while others seem not to. Do we have a choice in that regard? I don't know. Tolle seems to suggest that awakening may be a case of GRACE. It could be a question of divine timing.

Increasingly, I sense that the evolution of consciousness is unfolding in an orderly if unfathomable sequence, that there's no need to be impatient about the pace of our collective and individual progress, and that people awaken when they awaken, not a minute sooner and not a minute later. I actually enjoy watching that process unfold and try not to consider someone seemingly less awake than I am to be inferior or those more evolved than I am (and I do recognize them as such) to be superior. They are just on their own timetable, as I am. Everyone is right where they should be in the process, so we can all just relax!

Catherine

Thanks so much for this post, Robert. It is very helpful to read.

The type of behavior you describe also reminds me of "the Refusal of the Call", turning back, turning -- like the denizens of Plato's cave -- away from the light of truth/light/liberation and back to the the play of shadows on the wall...

There is something very sad about this, but I think it's important to remember that at least until the moment of death, and perhaps even afterwards, there is still a chance for them to see the light and return to the truth (as did the Prodigal Son).

Of course it is extremely painful to be a victim of this kind of abusive action and/or to love (or have inner ties to) someone who has chosen to do this...

caliban

Nothing is more painful to experience or to witness than a split conscience.

wild horse running

Caliban is so right....I would also atribute that to a sun/moon opposistion in the natal chart...which has caused me major problems...

Elizabeth.. thank you for your post, I have been asleep
and driven by impulses/addictions/and been a victim myself. recently I am seeing myself, and making choices/decisions that I was never ever aware of before.
I have been stuck in a rut...I am very "fixed" and I see how hard it is to break patterns/behaviours...but I see untill you "feel" what you have been doing, as Echart Toole said in the pain body, I also agree it is litterly impossible to get out of the fog.

I have issues with abadonement/rejection etc..and have effectively pushed away, alienated, everything that I really want, out of fear...and from belielf within that I do not deserve it...and I have become more comfortable with the feeling of "lack" than love. That was programmed into my head at a very early age, not much love from my parents...I am struggling to overcome my demons, and allow things into my life. I am "feeling" very deeply and painfully, and i believe I am only aware of what I have done, because the past is coming to the surface. I am so tired of creating the same thing over and over....I hope I can overcome a very difficult chart. I am a scorpio...I hope I am finally going to be able to stop stinging myself, and others and evolve.

best wishes to all in this 'transistion period"...

mary streets

Thank you Robert. I sent a song of life off and was waiting for a universal response. Turned out I was an echo!

The comments to this entry are closed.



Search AquariusPapers.com

Before you comment, please read this:
Guidelines For Commenting


Terms of Viewing/Using Material Published or Sold on This Site
Terms of Viewing/Using Material Published or Sold on This Site


Metaphysicians, Artists, Musicians, Writers and Other Eclectic Friends
AceStar Photography
Aquila ka Hecate
Beth Owl's Daughter
Brenda Joy's The Way Out Book
Christopher Pellani & Soundformation
Cruelty Free Cartoons
David Amram
GodTheMother
Judy Croome
Screenwriters With Vision
Turn Left At The Bridge
Vaugel Sculpture Studio
Vicki Forman
Your Enchanted Gardener


Progressive Transcultural Groups
Imagine Peace
Network of Spiritual Progressives
Pathways to Peace
Ram Dass Foundation
School of Ageless Wisdom
The Borgen Project
World Teacher Trust

Ending Hunger and Go Organic Links
America's 2nd Harvest
End Hunger.org
Farm Aid
Organic Consumers.org
Oxfam

Environmental Links - Climate
Arguments Against Climate Deniers
Climate Science - Roger Pielke Sr.
Countering Climate Deniers
Intergovernmental Panel On Climate Change
Environmental Links - Other Things
Avaaz Global Initiative
Center for Food Safety
Cleantechnica Clean Energy Blog
EarthRights International
Ecosystem Update
Environmental Defense
Environmental News Network
Environmental Working Group
Farm Wars - Protect Family Farms
Sacred Passage
Way of Nature Fellowship
350.org - Reducing CO2




Checking Political Facts
Fact Check.org
Media Bias Factcheck
Media Matters
Open Secrets.org
Politifact - Sorting out the Truth in Politics


Discover or Report Consumer Ripoffs!
Ripoff Report
Challenge Corporate Personhood!
ReclaimDemocracy.org


Political Humor Sites
Church of the Flying
Spaghetti Monster

Juanita Jean's
This Modern World



News Sources and Blogs
ActivistPost
Blacklisted News
Censored News
CommonDreams.org
Consortium News
The Consumerist
Daily Beast
Here In Reality
ProPublica - Public Interest News
Reader Supported News
The Raw Story
Tom Dispatch
Transnational Perspectives.org
TruthDig
Truthout


Activists and Agitators For Positive Change
Amnesty International
AntiWar.com
Aquila Ka Hecate
Architcts&Engineers for 9-11 Truth
Counterpunch
Dark Legacy - Bush Assassinations
Fair Vote - Voting Reform
Indigenous Grandmothers Council
Investigative Journalist Greg Palast
Loose Change (the Movie)
Open Secrets.org
Peaceful Streets - Filming Police
Southern Poverty Law Center
Think Progress
Transition Culture
Wellstone Action - Training Progressive Candidates


Strictly Political
538.com
538's Atlas of Redistricting
Citizens for Legit Government
Cook Political Report
Crooks and Liars
DC Report
Digby's Hullabaloo
Fair Redistricting
Head of State - Political Psychology
HuffPolster - Polls
Political Wire
Princeton Election Consortium
Real Clear Politics - Polls
Sabato's Crystal Ball
War Is A Crime.org


Monitoring Voting Irregularities
BlackBoxVoting
Brad Blog
Movie - Murder, Spies, and Voting Lies
Velvet Revolution

Google Analytics
Powered by TypePad