As so often mentioned, this reality is way, way bigger and fascinating than we could ever comprehend and believe, and there is so much information coming at us, that we would be swamped and couldn’t function in this reality, so one of the roles of the brain is to act as an attenuator, or a reducing value, so only the information that we are required to see and perceive this reality gets through.
Though from time to time, this attenuator in the brain opens up, and we start perceiving more than we usually do, and understanding this attenuator role of the brain becomes a key for understanding our perception of the reality that we live in.
The Left Brain Prison
Let’s be realistic about it, the brain is receiving millions of bits of information a second, and yet our reality is being built up from receiving only about 40 of those, so the brain is acting as a reducing valve, or an attenuator, and when substances such as:
The parameters of the attenuator within the brain are widened so we perceive more than our 5 senses would normally allow, and there are other ways that this attenuator within the brain is widened, and it appears to be people who have:
Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
And this widening of perception can be even achieved through trance like states achieved through things like:
And remember that the brain naturally releases its own DMT, so we have it within ourselves, in other words, our own ability, to widen the doors of our perception.
We’re living in a reality of narrow perception, and it’s the attenuator in the brain that is making it so