Conscious experience goes with the pathway of the internal structure of the nervous system, not the external environment.
“It’s not necessarily the reality that shapes us, but the lens through which your brain views the world that shapes your reality.”
– Shawn Achor, Psychologist
“Reality existing in the physical world can be perceived in the same way within the mental world. In this case, a growth of a flower is the perfect metaphor for the levels of consciousness.” ~ Fuzzworks UK
This is our digital art representation of the levels of consciousness…
What we think, conceptualise and understand takes place at the conscious level. They are fully aware and have good insight internally and externally.
The subconscious level has an internal, operational language that speaks only in pictures. While we get to see parts of it when we are asleep, these pictures also come to us when we are awake in flashes. Thoughts and feelings originate in the subconscious, they influence our decisions, guide our existence and automatically surface without effort on our part. Capturing images that normally only appear to our conscious level for 1/10 of a second, we can go to the roots of almost any problem and change it.
The unconscious mind is where memories and information are stored which cannot be accessed readily. Most past history is stored in this level. They have been put away out of the mind in order to preserve a person’s mental stability and/or to prevent pain, activities…