Finding Paradise

September 30, 2014 7:59 PM

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Finding Paradise

Paradise as a state of mind. It is a state of consciousness. It is a place we can inhabit anytime we want.

Paradise is a myth (in Milton's Paradise Lost, in the book of Revelation, where paradise comes to us in the form of a new earth, in the Buddhist notion of satori, where paradise takes the form of an "awakening" or "enlightenment," in Hinduism, where paradise is known as nirvana or "freedom from suff...

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