All language below by Rupert Spira
The Ultimate Truth is very simple – the essential teachings are very simple: Take the “I am” – the thought “I am” and *go there*………..
All experience happens in our Self, pure Consciousness, and all there is in our Self, out of which experience can be made, is our Self. Therefore, just as there is nothing present in a movie other than the screen, so there is nothing present in experience, other than our Self. Pure Consciousness is all experience, and all experience is pure Consciousness.
Awareness is the ability to directly know and perceive, to feel, or to be cognizant of events. More broadly, it is the state of being conscious of something.