Spirituality and Spiritual Awakening
The purpose of life is the evolution of consciousness. Spiritual awakening offers life in the state of joy (Bliss / Ananda). If we learn to listen to our souls we can consciously choose to be joyful or sad, peaceful or loving, alert or relaxed...
There is a Buddhist saying: 'Before enlightenment he gathered wood and carried water; after enlightenment he gathered wood and carried water.'
Spiritual Awakening and Our Relationship to Divine
With spiritual awakening, spiritual growth and self development become the central purpose and focus of life. We experience a longing to come closer to God, Love or Life and to feel One with It (So-Ham). With Spiritual Awakening, we are in love with the Divine, giving up the will - we accept total surrender to live Love as the main principle of our Life.
Today travellers on the spiritual path have two important advantages: we now have an access to the spiritual knowledge of our ancestors that followed a variety of spiritual paths:
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and the spirituality is slowly coming out of shadows of doctrines. With all the knowledge available, it is becoming difficult for Churches, sects and cults to dominate our surroundings.
Today a spiritual traveler has an opportunity to chose a Spiritual Path.
Today a spiritual traveler has an opportunity to train Mindfulness.
Mindfulness works with continuous awareness of body, breath; feelings, thoughts, intentions, images. We created a set of Mindfulness Exercises to help you within your Spiritual Journey.
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Today a spiritual traveler has an opportunity to Study Different Spiritual Paths
What is Spirituality within different Spiritual Paths
There are many different spiritual paths that we can take: Yoga, Taoism, Christianity, Sufism, etc.
According to Alchemists through the spiritual development the consciousness of man can be transformed from base animal desires (represented by the metals) into a pure, golden, and enlightened consciousness. Exploring Alchemy we begin to explore Kabbalah, Chinese Wisdom, Tarot, Astrology, Mysticism of our Past.
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Lost temples - temples of love, temples of fertility, temples of healing. How was God / Goddess worshiped 7,000 years ago?
Ancient Spirituality Rituals
When a person is meditating, praying or deeply relaxed his brain resonates within Alpha and Theta rhythms range of 4-8 Hz. During this relaxed state of mind, waves of Alpha and Theta frequencies cascade across our entire brain, making it possible for the human being and our dear planet Earth to come into resonance.
7,000 years ago, Temples in Malta were built in such a way to allow the spiritual use of sound rituals that induce a trance-like meditation or higher state of consciousness. It is likely that these sound ritual s were used to lead ‘devotees’ into trance-like meditation
Mandala usually has an image that inspires the Spiritual Growth and self development.
One of the example is: Sri Yantra or Chakra ('holy wheel') that is a drawing of nine interlocked triangles in a circle, radiating out from the central point. It represents the creation of the Universe and the union of Masculine and Feminine Divine.
What is Spirituality in Buddhism
For Buddhist spirituality has one main aim: the end of suffering through the enlightened mind-set, through the understanding of life. The spiritual tool that the Buddhist use is meditation and the cultivation of compassion.
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Wisdom is closly linked to compassion. Throgh Wisdom we are able to see the 'nature' of the world, its synchronicity and impermanence. The basis of spiritual training in Buddhism is the 'Noble Path'. The aspirant persue: wholesome (or rightful) action, wholesome speech, wholesome livelihood, wholesome effort, wholesome concentration, wholesome mindfulness, wholesome thinking, and wholesome understanding.
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What is Spirituality in Christianity
Within Christianity the starting point is the human separation from God. Salvation is gained through faith in Christ and the Christian path includes cultivating virtues such as: love, truthfulness, integrity. The main spiritual tools used are Singing to God and Prayer to God.
All the major world religions use prayer as a ritual or spiritual method to experience God.
Prayers remind us of God and help us train our minds to focus on God throughout a day, continuously contemplating God’s presence.
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What is Spirituality and Confucianism
The purpose of life is to fulfill one's role within the family and in society. Health, honor, money, friends, loyalty, they will all come, if one is a good and respected citizen, a good father, a good mother, a good teacher, etc. The main spiritual tool used is cultivating of virtues.
What is Spirituality in Taoism
Tao is all. The energies are manifested as Yin and Yang that are opposites and together they make unity. Purpose of life is living in harmony with Tao achieving inner harmony, peace, and longevity. The main spiritual tools used: work with energy within the body through breathing exercises, chi qung, meditation, tai chi, acupancture etc.
It is the merge of male and female that fascinates us so much, it is the White Queen and the Black King that unite to give a birth to a child that is perfect and immortal. It is Taoist Yin and Yang that when circling in perfect harmony create balance and harmony within a Human Being, on Earth and in Universe.
What is Spirituality in Hinduism
Brahman is supreme and it is manifested in many gods and goddesses. Purpose of spiritual development is to re-unite with God, and gain release from rebirth. Spiritual tools used are: yoga, meditation, singing, devotion to a God, purifications (pujas) or rituals.
In mantra singing we join voices and hearts in the spirit of Love & Devotion. Mantra, kirtan, chanting, are different names for one of the central practice of Bhakti (Devotional) Yoga, that has a goal to still our minds and open our hearts through devotional singing.
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Islam and Spirituality
Within Islam, God (Allah) is one and for the soul to go back to God one should regularly practice: Faith, Prayer, Alms, Pilgrimage, Fasting.
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