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Personal or ad hominem attacks will not be tolerated, under any circumstances. If you disagree with something that has been posted, address the post, not the poster.
Discussion is to be restricted to topics of relevance to AethericEchoes.com, AetherWiki (the Aetheric Echoes wiki), Insights & Inner Lights (the Aetheric Echoes blog) and the themes set forth in these pages. This includes, but is not strictly limited to: consciousness, conscious evolution, the evolution of consciousness, harmonic resonance, hyperdimensional waveforms, the use of sound and intention to improve the human condition, cymatics, sacred geometry, oneirogens, entheogens, DNA activation, morphogenetic fields, vowel intonation, and synchronicity. In general, the fulfilment of human potential. Use the forum categories to help you decide.
If you feel you have a topic that is not within one of the established categories but does fit the general theme set forth on this website, you can post in one of The Infinite Void forums. If you have an idea for a new forum or category, you can submit a request through the Suggesstions forum. We're very much aware that the topics presented here are controversial, to say the least. But we hope you will use common sense when posting. Avoid wild theories totally lacking in valid research. If you're ever in doubt, let your heart and your intuition guide you. Your mind will lead you to confusion but your heart never lies.
This is not the place to pur forth your personal speculations, not even in The Infinite Void forums. If you feel you have a theory worthy of consideration, submit it to a publishing house or YouTube or present it on your own website. Once you've established public credibility, you're welcome to post those ideas here. It is, however, perfectly acceptable to post a link to such theories -- whether yours or anothers -- as long as it is within the contest of
The discussion of political and religious matters is discouraged unless it is clearly relevant to Aetheric Echoes themes. Political or religious debate and proselytizing is not acceptable under any circumstances.
Posting the same information repeatedly in one thread or across multiple threads will result in all related posts being deleted. Repeated offense will result in banning.
SPAM / LINKS:
This forum has zero tolerance for spam. We won't attempt to define all of the activities that could fall under this umbrella term. You know what it is. It will result in immediate banning without warning.
This includes any use of links for purely commercial benefit. We fully support commercial enterprise as long as its primary goal is the advancement of human potential. The sale of products or services purely for profit is not within scope of what this website endeavors to achieve. Links to products, services, websites unrelated to AE themes will be treated as spam.
Links are not permitted in signatures. If you have a link related to a discussion, post it in the context of the discussion.
AE has the highest respect for your privacy and we expect you to show the same respect for those you mention in posts, regardless of whether or not they are a member of this forum. Posting personal information of others that is not readily and legally available without their permission may not only result in immediate banning without warning but may also result in legal action. This includes the content of email, private messages, recordings, letters, or any communication without prior consent of the original author/sender.
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In order to keep this forum manageable and readable, the following restrictions apply to posting:
- Do not post more than 2-3 times in any one day. If answering questions, you might post 5-6 times in a day but do not start more than two brand new posts in any one day.
- All posts, regardless of number, must be relevant to AE themes. Flooding will result in deletion of the posts and immediate banning without warning.
- STAY ON POINT. Keep your post succinct and in context. Learn to read your own post and edit it for brevity. Not only will this maintain a manageable forum but people will be more likely to actually read what you wrote.
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SOME CLOSING NOTES
These rules and guidelines and the terms and conditions are subject to change at any time, without notice. Please view them from time to time to ensure you continue to operate within their parameters.
We would like to thank The Thunderbolts Project, from whom we shamelessly borrowed to write these rules.
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