Exactly. Folks keep trying to define consciousness and keep failing because it doesn't exist.

All I will posit is that consciousness, which I'm not going to define because it's not possible to define something that clearly does not exist, is based upon a subjective experience.

My argument is that there is no subjective experience. It's an axiomatic mistake to even consider consciousness if it's based on separation.

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