Iconographies of The Matrix movie

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8/22/11 Iconographies of Buddhism When Neo is resurrected after being killed, its as he has been reborn once again. Now its as if Neo is fully enlightened. Once Neo is enlightened, he cannot go back into living his life like he’s used to. Much like in Buddhism when one enters Nirvana; once you’ve been waked up, you cannot go back.
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8/22/11 Iconographies of Christianity Nebuchadnezzar = King of Babylon (605-562) and is also the name of Morpheus’s ship. The King captured Jerusalem (597)
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Unformatted text preview: Nebuchadnezzar is mentioned in the Hebrew BibleBook of Daniel and Book of Ezekiel (About.com). Mark 3:11 reads "And whenever those 8/22/11 Iconographies of Hinduism The Matrix is an illusion that keeps the people living in it from realizing the truth. Much like in Hinduism, Maya is the illusion that keeps us from knowing the truth. When Neo accepts the red pill he is then is reborn and breaks out of cycle of Samsara and achieves Moksha....
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This note was uploaded on 08/22/2011 for the course RELI 205 taught by Professor Norway during the Fall '10 term at Iowa State.

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