Cortical awareness does not describe the Totality of Consciousness. The Science of Consciousness must describe the mental, the sensory, the physical, the cellular, the social, the moral, and the spiritual aspects of Consciousness.
Human Species has no choice other than that of existing as Specific Individuals with Individuality.
For human body is constituted by trillions of Independent, Individual, Living Units called Cells, the ‘Effect’ called ‘Unity’ is of fundamental importance to know man’s Essence and Identity which is manifested by his Existence.
The concept of Knowledge must be explained in the context of the purposive, sequential, goal-oriented actions performed by Cells to acquire and use matter and energy in support of their living functions.
We need the concept of a 3-dimensional inheritance to account for the fact of the human existence on earth.
Reflections on Matter, Life, and Existence on Shankara Jayanti 2022.
Can any man implant a purpose in the life of a Machine that the man designs performing intelligent actions? What is the distinction between Mechanical Actions and Spiritual Actions? What is intelligence?
The man may never know the distinction between Reality and Appearance if he is not existing under the influence called the Grand Illusion that blocks the man’s sensory awareness of the speed of the Earth. The man’s physical existence on planet Earth has a cosmic significance as his Existence depends upon an extraterrestrial or Cosmic source of Energy. The external source of energy required for Life is not found on planet Earth and it has to be continuously supplied. This source of external Energy does not depend upon the man’s ability to find meaning or purpose in his own existence. The concept of ‘Whole Nihilism’ describes the fact, the reality, and the truth of Human Existence without any concern for meaning or purpose for that Existence. In any case, the man is not the ruler, the governor, the controller, or the regulator of the living functions of his own body. In fact, the man may have no jurisdiction over the purpose in his own life. What is the Purpose in my Life is not the right question. I have to ask myself, “What is God’s Purpose in my Life?”
The Red Cell shows the features of a careful design or plan that makes it to perform its function of delivering oxygen with great efficiency.
What it is to be a Substance? and What it is to Exist? We need to establish knowledge about the man on a firm basis and the information it provides must be tested for its accuracy and consistency with an external reality. We have to make the fundamental distinction between the living and the non-living …