Table of Contents for Root Meanings

General notes:

  • Root Meanings is a work in progress that will continue to emerge and evolve until the Mind of minds is absolutely clear. The definitions below are subject to evolution.
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Revision: 24 Jul 2023


  • The void.
  • Absence of confusion.
  • Absence of content.
  • Absence of content predicated on separation.
  • Absence of ego.
  • Absence of forgetfulness of THE SUPREME.
  • Absence of forgetfulness of being THE SUPREME.
  • Absence of identification.
  • Absence of self.
  • Absence of thoughts.
  • Absence of thoughts predicated on separation.
  • Absence of unawakeness.
  • In Supreme Emptiness, all content, all ego, all identification, all self, and all thoughts predicated on separation disappear completely.
  • In Supreme Emptiness, all unawakeness disappears completely.
  • The content of the mind vanishes in emptiness. Mind itself disappears in the gnosis of Supreme Emptiness.
  • Supreme Emptiness is also Supreme Fullness. Supreme Emptiness is empty of all separateness, and so Supreme Emptiness is all.


  • “All things are empty – empty of separateness.”
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