Enlightenment Is Not Better Than Ego (Expansion & Contraction)

Almine explains how common ideas about enlightenment and mastery are the result of the conspiracy of religion, in which submission and the suppression of passion are promoted. She explains how enlightenment (expansion) is commonly regarded as the point of arrival, while being in reality the flip side of contraction (ego). This means that one state cannot be better (or worse) than the other.