Posts in Spirituality & Awakening
Right relationship with technology

So many of us are longing to be able to co-exist happily with our devices, our email, and social media. But it can be challenging. There is sheer volume for one thing. Never in the history of the world has there been so much information to consume.

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Conscious consumerism

When you look around your home, office or bedroom, what do you see? I imagine if your space is like mine, what you would see is a lot of ‘stuff’.  Sometimes it’s almost embarrassing when I think of the bills I could have paid, the mortgage contribution I could have made, or even the charity I could have donated to, if I hadn’t bought all the things and belongings that cover every surface of my life. 

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The power of rituals

Rituals are one the simplest ways that you can bring the sacred into your every day life. A ritual is an intention, a smoke signal if you will, for the process we are about to embark on. You can have rituals for an endless number of things your life.

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It’s sacred because you say it is

What does sacred really mean? How do we know what is sacred? The traditional definitions of the word point to sacredness being connected to religion. But I prefer to think of it as something worthy of your devotion, and of holding  something with reverence. For most, basic human rights are sacred.

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What is Consciousness?

Sages from the ages, philosophers, psychologists, and spiritual gurus have searched and debated since the beginning of time just what Consciousness is. We all experience it, yet it is difficult to explain. You could literally sit and endlessly ponder the question if you were so inclined, and never reach a definitive answer.  

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Prayer as a sacred practice

Prayer is part of our human experience, and has been from the most ancient times. Before we knew of prayer as such, it was referred to as words like communion in the oldest records available of Christian and Gnostic traditions, and described as the ability to speak with the unseen forces of the universe. I think we all pray in some form or another.

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Learning to stay

I was in my meditation this morning. Twenty minutes of silent practice after I had complete my rounds of Kriyas. I set my timer, which chimes at five minute intervals with a double chime at the end. Five minutes passed like it was a few seconds.

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Be the lighthouse

You don’t have to chase people. Or dreams. Goals. Especially people. 

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Make your money sacred

How often do you check your finances? I must admit this has not always been one of my strengths. I had years and years when I worked in a big job, was earning great money (and spending it just as fast) where I wouldn’t open my bank account unless I absolutely had too.

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