But how to explain it logically/rationally? It’s not easy because there are few metaphors or analogies available.

You’re right. Logic/argument _does_ have its uses but like many systems there comes a point where it breaks down and no longer functions properly.

I read an American philosopher from the 1960s try to explain the nature of mystical experience and he did rather a fine job in his own fashion, considering the difficulty of the task I’ll see if I can find a link. I credit him for the attempt and wish others would follow suit.

Ah yes, it’s W.T. Stace. He is probably the only western philosopher that did a decent job of explaining the mystical experience from a philosophical perspective..

When you’re at a point where the self and other are no longer relevant, no words in the language are available to describe it, and when you’re in that frame of mind, there’s no comparison of anything available to you.

Once you’ve left a mystical experience, it’s difficult to explain it without sounding strange to people who haven’t had it.

I have; and it’s really quite nice. But how to explain it logically/rationally? It’s not easy because there are few metaphors or analogies available.

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