Perceiving reality directly with the senses, without any commentary or judgment is consciousness being conscious of itself. Humans have a multitude of organs and regulators operating within the body and a few are listed below. These rarely or little noticed gifts are continuously sensing and operating within our bodies…yet most fail to simply notice the importance of direct sensing to conssciousness and what is true. Raw sensations of the body will be closer to truth than any thoughts and beliefs about the sensations.
Are you able to add a few other perceiving and sensory mechanisms to this listing?
Blood flow, heart rate
“I was afraid that by observing objects with my eyes and trying to comprehend them with each of my other senses I might blind my soul altogether.” – Socrates (BC 469-BC 399) Greek philosopher of Athens