The world is a creation of the Absolute. One ought to realize that God is infinitely superior to him or her – the approach popular in the West.
The world is a dream of the Absolute. One ought to realize that he or she is divine – the approach popular in the East.
These statements seem to be contradictory. Do they have something in common?
These are just metaphors; therefore they are neither true nor false, but could merely be more or less appealing, charming.
THE most different from me is THE most close to me.
THE only one.