We have started to understand that we need to re-look at everything entirely in life. At some point in our lives there will come a time when we need to be born again to life. Our first birth is only where it stated. It is incredible how everything in the world and the universe has two parts to it. Including ourselves. Our task in this life is to emerge from the physical into the spiritual. From form to no form.
You would need a million life times to understand yourself and the world. Did you know that Contemplation is a miracle that takes us beyond time? Contemplation traverses time. We could never, ever, ever, ever, ever learn or understand what life is about and who we are unless we were able to transcend time.
Ever heard the story of the two twins in a mothers womb talking life, purpose and meaning? It is a Spiritual Story of Self and Spirit. Pretty bizarre and amazing story that focuses on at least two ways to see the world and everything in it. In Our Greatest Gift, Henri Nouwen tells A Spiritual Story of Self a and Spirit. A story of faith and hope through two twins in a spiritual womb that I think is amazingly profound.
21 Rules for living a more authentic life. Rules for Life are intentional, on-purpose, patterns of spiritual intentions that provide structure and direction for growth and contribution in our lives. They are an exterior framework for an interior journey. Creating rules for yourself establishes a rhythm for life which is helpful for being real personal growth that, with enough practice, starts to form part of your higher or Spiritual Self.
The Law of Impermanence is also known as the philosophical problem of change which is a central part of human life. Everything keeps changing, whether we’re aware of it or not and this can be perceived as a dilemma to many of us who are constantly wanting certainty to reign supreme. The Buddha called impermanence one of the three distinguishing marks of our existence.
Contemplation Practice is about openly, honestly and lovingly taking a good look as much at reality as we can possibly handle at any given point in time, without having to get the defenses of your mind out of the way. To do that we need to show up for ourselves and start thinking more deeply about what we are actually thinking. To do that we need to get the endless drone of our mind-chatter out of the way.
Here are 21 Ways to Transform your life that you won’t come back from. In other words, they are changes that will tend to stick in the long term. We all have anchors, some good and some bad, that we build upon our foundations of truth, of who we really are. Life Transformation tools you can use everyday to make massive changes in your life.
A short inspirational story of how you are just like everyone and everything else, alive with wonder. One day it just happens. Just like that! You breathe in a little differently, a little deeper. Gently waking up you start to think. And then you notice it as you look around, as if for the first time, and realize… There is something quite miraculous going on here.
Chakra's lay out the maps from ego to spiritual awakening. From sleep walking through life to living a life of purpose. They mark out the road to contemplative intelligence just like everything else does. All paths are leading is to Higher Consciousness. If we use the right maps, we keep the energy, the path and the mind open. When we don't do this depression, stress and anxiety reign. That is, until we wake up and see what is in plain sight!