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The Illusion of Time Lecture

The Illusion of Time

What is time? We give it so much importance, but as Eckhart Tolle teaches, we can only ever experience the timeless present. The Illusion of Time explores this paradox, pointing the way out of a dysfunctional relationship to time—and into the fullness of life in the here and now.

In this empowering two-session program, Eckhart exposes the roots of our obsession with time to help us free ourselves from the ongoing stream of thoughts about the past and future—and reconnect with the depths of who we are beyond the mind.

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What is time? We give it so much importance, but as Eckhart Tolle teaches, we can only ever experience the timeless present. The Illusion of Time explores this paradox, pointing the way out of a dysfunctional relationship to time—and into the fullness of life in the here and now.

In this empowering two-session program, Eckhart exposes the roots of our obsession with time to help us free ourselves from the ongoing stream of thoughts about the past and future—and reconnect with the depths of who we are beyond the mind. Discover:

  • Eckhart’s secret for less stress and greater productivity.
  • How to get past the nagging sense that “something’s missing.”
  • The source of insight and wisdom greater than our intellect.
  • How to realign—with nature, life, and what is.

“This moment is life—whether I’m warm and dry or if it’s raining and I can’t find a taxi,” says Eckhart. The Illusion of Time brings you his practical guidance in embracing the present—and awakening to who we are in our eternal, essential nature.

©2011 Eckhart Tolle (P)2011 Eckhart Teachings

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    Lisa 02-20-12
    Lisa 02-20-12

    Just to set the record straight, I reviewed Meditation and Psychotherapy accidently as another book I got, unfortunately it will not allow me to change anything but the stars, Audible said you cannot change it or delete. the book is AWESOME! Tara Brach is Awesome! The book I was rating I returned and was aweful. sorry

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    "Lose time!"
    If you could sum up The Illusion of Time in three words, what would they be?

    Let go of time!


    What about the narrator’s performance did you like?

    Puts everything into perspective and it is the same subject matter and he even tells you that it is a repeat of everything he has been teaching but if you can get it on this dvd then get it! It took me listening to the Power Of Now, New earth, several of his retreats and other downloadable books. saw tons of you tube videos. but when I got the practicing the power of now is when it all came to light! BAM awakened. It is still a process and I know this but I have made more success in one week than my entire 49 years! Praise God!


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    I had many extreme meditation experiences just even listening to his books.


    Any additional comments?

    buy Power of now,the practicing the Power of now those two will change your life, if you let it!

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    K. Kaye 02-14-15
    K. Kaye 02-14-15 Listener Since 2009
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    "Love it"

    He hits the nail right on the head. Just listen to it.... He gives insight that's undeniable. An excellent seminar!

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    Robert Ladd 08-09-15
    Robert Ladd 08-09-15
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    "Great Medicine!!!"

    Eckhart Tolle has a phenominal way of bringing this life altering message home. His humorous and sincere delivery of his written works is a blessing for those ready to receive the message.

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    Paul W. Benson 07-23-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Timeless"

    Excellent description of time! Explains how to use it when needed and how to escape it for being in presence.

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    John 01-30-15
    John 01-30-15 Member Since 2011
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    "Brilliant"

    His thoughts seem so random but that is only because he is speaking from his heart; not his head. He communicates from the authenticity of who he is. At times he is hilariously funny and tremendously entertaining.

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    karen glass 05-09-15
    karen glass 05-09-15
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    "same stuff"

    same stuff live in New York. not worth it for me. better to read something new. no more words to say.

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    7/23/15
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    "Eckhart Tolle in his own voice: magnificent"
    Would you consider the audio edition of The Illusion of Time to be better than the print version?

    Yes because you can hear it in his voice and the content is brilliant when expressed this way.


    What did you like best about this story?

    The fundamental idea of what time means in daily life


    Which scene did you most enjoy?

    The beginning. It's surprising! New Yorkers beware ;)


    Did you have an emotional reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    It made me laugh several times when Eckhart used his wit to tell a joke.


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