"Lusting for spirituality can be one of the most insidious forms lust can take on. It is a craving for the benefits, trappings, mannerisms, speech patterns, etc. It is making a goal of spirituality rather than seeking the process of moving toward it from wherever you are. A reasonable formula for spiritual gain is simply accepting yourself exactly where you are in the moment, then exercising your right as a spirit to bring about an upward…Continue
"In order to possess vitality, man's own thought processes must be impregnated with love. Love is the product of the emotions. It is therefore essential that the emotions be controlled and guided by the intellect and reason.…Continue
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From the readings from Rudolf Steiner's lectures on the Gospels of John and Luke showing how our spiritual development proceeds in a spiral motion through the zodiac so that each soul can experience the collective. The influence of the cosmos on our planet's destiny is mirrored in the individual's relationship to the…Continue
All spiritual masters and enlightened beings are still energetically alive on this planet as the same atoms that was in them has been recycled in us...we only need connect to them via thoughts to access their wisdom......and be still and silent enough to feel and sense them.
"All of the traditions that came out of India - Jainism, Hinduism, and Buddhism - center on the idea of reincarnation. This is just as fundamental to Indian mythological thinking as our idea of Judgment, Heaven, and Hell is to our tradition. The notion is that the soul - what I will call the reincarnating monad - puts on bodies and takes them off,…Continue
Are our thoughts made of the distributed kind of electromagnetic field that permeates space and carries the broadcast signal to the TV or radio.
Professor Johnjoe McFadden from the School of Biomedical and Life Sciences at…Continue
"I have heard a beautiful story - I don't know how far it is correct, I cannot vouch for it.
In paradise one afternoon, in its most famous cafe, Lao Tzu, Confucius, and Buddha are sitting and chatting. The waiter comes with a tray that holds three glasses of the juice called "Life," and offers them.…Continue
The Kabbalah is based on an ancient form of M-Theory, in which reality is fractalized in ten forms, with an additional one in the middle. But its origins resides not in Israel but in Egyptian Tarot Tradition. The Torah is an anagram for Tarot. The Kabbalah is more cosmological than Hermetical and based on speculative science. Yoga and Kundalini is a similar form. And both neophytes ascend both forms in a serpentine fashion. And fall in a thunderbolt fashion. …
“The practice of discernment is part of higher consciousness. Discernment is not just a step up from judgment. In life’s curriculum, it is the opposite of judgment. Through judgment a man reveals what he needs to confront and learn. Through discernment, one reveals what he has mastered.”
Meditation is a state of mind which looks at everything with complete attention, totally, not just parts of it. And no one can teach you how to be attentive. If any system teaches you how to be attentive, then you are attentive to the system and that is not attention. Meditation is one…Continue
The Dream of the Butterfly
It was a cool evening in ancient China. Chuang Tzu's friend went looking for him at the local inn. He found Chuang Tzu…Continue
Illusions are like mistresses. We can have…Continue