You’re hopeless, useless, burdensome. Nothing will ever go well, everyone is always better than you, you’ll never be perfect. You want to be liked, but you’re unlovable, and a failure at life. Sound familiar? To the majority of people this language does. Mental traps serve as the rusty cogs that continue the mechanic cycles of pain and hopelessness. … Read more6 MENTAL TRAPS THAT RUIN YOUR LIFE
BLENDING EASTERN MYSTICISM WITH WESTERN PRACTICALITY, INVOLUTION IS A WORD THAT REPRESENTS THE INNER EVOLUTION OF THE HEART, MIND, AND SOUL. In essence, Involution is not a dogma, creed or doctrine, but an experiential practice of life. You can observe it everywhere. Ultimately, Involution can help deepen, strengthen and liberate us, helping us to attain Self-Awareness, Self-Discovery, Self-Understanding, Self-Love, … Read moreWHAT IS THE SPIRITUAL MEANING OF INVOLUTION?
“Know Thyself” was written over the portal of the antique world. Over the portal of the new world, “Be Thyself” shall be written. ~ Oscar Wilde “Know Thyself” often ascribed to the Greeks, is in fact, at the root of most ancient spiritual teachings. Jesus Christ said: “Neither shall they say, Lo here! or, lo there! for, behold, … Read moreINVOLUTION; INNER TRANSFORMATION AND SELF-EXPLORATION
Humanity has reached a critical point in its evolution. We have made huge, unprecedented strides economically, technologically and scientifically. These have brought huge material benefits and freedoms for some of us. However, this has also given birth to a range of disturbing social, political, ecological and economic problems, creating a soulless, highly advanced society where … Read moreARE YOU A SPIRITUAL OUTSIDER? FROM EVOLUTION TO INVOLUTION
There is a type of loneliness that transcends all others. It isn’t born from lack of company, and doesn’t share the joys of an inner rich world that comes with solitary introversion. Nor has it anything to do with depression, but rather, this kind of loneliness is a spiritual affliction. This loneliness brings feelings of … Read moreTHE AWAKENING OF INVOLUTION
Scientists are now inventing the “ultimate intelligent machine”, a computer which will beat man in every way. If the machine can outstrip man, then what is man? What are you? What is the future of man? If the machine can take over all the operations that thought does now, and do it far swifter, if … Read moreHOW TO ESCAPE THE TECHNOLOGICAL LABYRINTH
I like the idea of “spirituality”, but I often find the word “spiritual” irritating. I’m a spiritual person, but I hear it used so often by people I don’t like, that I refrain from using the word. Somewhere along the way, the word “spiritual” has become synonymous with supernatural. And this is the problem with labelling … Read moreWHAT IS SPIRITUALITY? AND ARE INTROVERTS MORE SPIRITUAL?
6 OF THE MOST POWERFUL QUESTIONS TO ASK FOR THE AWAKENING SOUL I WANT TO SHARE WITH YOU ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL EXPERIENCES THAT I’VE EVER HAD. It occurred two days ago as I was sitting down quietly, listening to the sounds of the night. As I looked up at the white walls … Read more6 OF THE MOST POWERFUL QUESTIONS TO ASK FOR THE AWAKENING SOUL
I’m nobody! Who are you? Are you nobody, too? Then there’s a pair of us — don’t tell! They’d banish us, you know. How dreary to be somebody! How public, like a frog To tell your name the livelong day To an admiring bog! ~ Emily Dickinson I first gained interest in Emily Dickinson after reading … Read moreI’M NOBODY, WHO ARE YOU?
There’s a mess inside you: You clean the outside. ~ The Dhammapada In life we’re confronted with many puzzling, cryptic and complex questions. Who am I? Why do I keep making the same mistakes? Why do I continue suffering so much pain? What am I supposed to be doing with my life? Where am I going? … Read moreINVOLUTION; INNER TRANSFORMATION AND SELF-AWARENESS