I heard and correct me if I’m wrong, that the Baal Shem Tov said that you are where you think you are so if you're thinking about inyanim of Atzilut you there, even though - correct me if I’m wrong - the nefesh Bahamis is in Assiya and the sechel is also in Assiya?

Someone told me some of these concepts are in:
Source:ch. 6,7 Likkutei Amarim/Sefer Shel Beinonim by the Alter Rebbe


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The spiritual worlds aren’t physical, you can’t travel there. Sounds obvious but if so then what does it mean to be a world? Short way of describing it is paradigm of thinking, or your base assumptions. So the way you think is “where” you are

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    Please cite a source for the positive things you've claimed
    – Rabbi Kaii
    Nov 23, 2023 at 17:51
  • Interesting like the spiritual worlds are always here around us and by negating anything physical you inevitability position your self in that location of the higher spiritual part of you something like that?
    – David
    Nov 24, 2023 at 20:06

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