As far as we're concerned, consciousness is all that exists, and for consciousness to exist there must be something that observes, the mind, and something that is observed, matter, so that mind and matter could not exist without each other. Even if they could have an existence of their own, being different things, they could only create more of itself, not of each other.
Matter could not create a mind out of nothing or the other way around. They're caused by consciousness, not the other way around, and its causality does not come from anywhere because causality cannot have a cause: there is causality because there is change, and even if change could be random it would just randomly change to nonrandom.
This means that mind and matter must be aspects of the same thing, consciousness. Matter is the form of the mind and mind the content of matter, so that all mind is connected to matter and the other way around, and there is some bit of consciousness in every bit of mind-matter. These bits of consciousness connect into a greater consciousness by interacting with each other. Consciousness is not determined by information but by interaction, as our consciousness can only exist in one place at a time but the same information can exist at any number of places at a time, only one of which can be ours. The only way to transfer our consciousness is therefore by making something interact with it in the same way it interacts with itself.
Our consciousness does not, however, become conscious of anything it interacts with, which is why we are unconscious even of most of our own perceptions and why our consciousness doesn't spread across all matter outside our brain. We only become conscious of interactions that are part of the same brain wave through which they all interact with each other at the same time, with zero time in between, which means there must be an interaction in them at an infinite speed. As every particle derives its speed from the smaller particles it is made of, the smaller a particle, the faster it moves, and the only way a particle could travel at infinite speed is if every particle is made of smaller particles and so on, down to infinitely small ones which determine our consciousness.
As everything must have a cause to be the way it is, even every cause itself, there cannot have been a beginning to existence and therefore consciousness, which makes up existence, must always have existed and will always exist. As consciousness cannot have come out of nowhere, it must have always been there, albeit infinitesimally, and our own consciousness must have come from another consciousness which would then also have been “ours”, so that our consciousness must likewise have always existed and will always exist. If we were conscious for only a finite period between two infinite periods of unconsciousness, the probability that at any moment we’d be conscious would be zero. Even if our consciousness somehow came out of nothing and goes back to nothing, the fact that it happened once means that it would happen again over time.
Yet if our consciousness does not come form anywhere and yet does not exist outside the moment, then our entire universe must be contained within our consciousness of this moment, and the only way this is possible is if the universe is made up entirely out of fractals, through which something as infinite as the universe could arise from something as finite as our consciousness.
As there are infinitely many more simpler consciousnesses than complex ones, the chance of us being born with a consciousness as complex as ours would be almost zero if it were random. It can therefore not be random and can only be determined by the consciousness itself, which must somehow retain some of its complexity after death so that it can increase life after life. In a non-dualist existence, the only way this can happen is if, at death, our consciousness synchronizes with another in the same way that it synchronizes with itself, through electromagnetism. Waves with lower frequency have a longer range (e.g. radio waves), and just as they cease, brain waves may reach a far lower frequency than in life. Also, since dark matter may be affected only by complex but not simple 1 electromagnetic fields, such as those of the brain, it may retain consciousness in between two brains.
Nothing would be different in a mind-over-matter or matter-over-mind existence, as either way, mind or matter would have to evolve from lesser to greater consciousness, so that either way, most of the universe would be unconscious. Whether we see choice as conscious causality or causality as unconscious choice, our choice affects our conscious and nothing else.
Existence is a language in which matter is the sign and mind the significance. If consciousness is all that exists, it is its own only meaning. This makes morality relativistic in that anything can either increase or decrease consciousnesses, but also absolutist in that anything should always increase and never decrease consciousness.

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