I Am Spiritual

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    It's hard to keep your spiritual truth with

    being so empty all the time. That's how I feel anyways. I'm surprised I've been staying true to myself for so long and trying to keep my spirituality alive when I feel so dead inside like this
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    1 Response Oct 20, 2015

    "They say that all the mysteries of the

    universe can be realized just by staring silently at a flower, just as the Buddha is said to have reached enlightenment by sitting under the Bodhi Tree in a deep meditation of silence. What is it that occurs when a silent mind is reached? What is it about silence that keeps so...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 22, 2015

    I want to find more friends whom I can learn

    from and heal from one another one who gets me when I speak about these things that only few sadly understand
    bringablunt bringablunt
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jul 28, 2015

    Why Should We Pray For The Corrupt, The Rich And The Bad ?

    Question :Why should we pray for the corrupt, the rich and the bad ?My take : We tend to look for satisfying logical explanations to spiritual phenomena. Either we have the faith and pray. Or analyze scientifically and not pray.If we have chosen to pray, in the initial levels, it...
    thoughtbubble thoughtbubble
    36-40, M
    9 Responses Dec 22, 2012

    “I have learned silence from the talkative,

    tolerance from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strangely, I am ungrateful to these teachers” ......... Kahlil Gibran Carlos Castaneda's teachings of Don Juan suggests that we should be grateful for "petty tyrants" A petty tyrant is defined as one who lords...
    morestay morestay
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Nov 22, 2015

    Times are changing friends.

    Embrace the world, for the purpose of life is to experience, to live. We might've been told that nice guys finish last, but there's a reason for everything. Have faith in your decisions. Patience can be most rewarding. Humans are incredible, I must say. Reflecting the patterns...
    GoodOwl GoodOwl
    1 Response Dec 25, 2015

    Spirituality is as much about being enlightened

    as it is about unenlightened...
    Unlearn Unlearn
    31-35, M
    Sep 11, 2015

    I find it really funny

    because if a non believer ever witnessed a divine being such as an Angel, Jesus, or God even the atheist would kneel down to them and be amazed
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    Sep 25, 2015

    I've been helping people with

    spiritual/paranormal questions, not to make money out of it, just for free because I feel like it's my duty to help whoever and wherever I can. The world is changing and more people's soul start to awaken. Some find it strange or scary but I'm happy to see that humans still have...
    Nightowl2012 Nightowl2012
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Apr 18, 2015

    The Holy Trinity a symbol

    that represents men. This Holy Trinity also disempowers women by making their differences seem weak.The Maiden The Mother and The Crone a symbol that represents women, but also celebrates the male through the sun. This symbol celebrates the differences between men and women and...
    butterflybitch butterflybitch
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Oct 26, 2015


    I spent a lot of time in the city today. I don't like cities, for several reasons. But today I stared deeper into the eyes of truth, it gazed back sadly, and made me more sick from seeing the lies than ever before. I witnessed the beautiful, lifegiving rain falling in vain on...
    Angelwings7 Angelwings7
    13-15, F
    4 Responses Feb 15, 2012
    Unlearn Unlearn
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Sep 14, 2015

    It is sad to say that

    even with all the corruption and hate around the world, I still see the good in people ...
    AmberMinor AmberMinor
    16-17, F
    3 Responses May 25, 2014

    “Divine happiness,

    even the tiniest particle of a grain of it, never leaves one again; and when one attains to the essence of things and finds one’s Self – this is supreme happiness. When it is found, nothing else remains to be found; the sense of want will not awaken anymore, and the heart...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    Sep 15, 2015

    Why do we always strive to end the sufferings

    and pain, when we are in the middle of a storm..we feel sick and tired of feeling that way, exhausted and drained..but why try to end it? It is painful indeed, but why not sit with it and accept it. Do we strive to end the happiness and joy when we are feeling happy? So why do...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Dec 8, 2015

    Thus spoke a leaf to a tree: 'Listen O tree of

    the forest, when your leaves wither away you will be done in and forgotten.' The tree says to the leaf: 'Heed my words, dear brother o' mine, It is forever the way of this world - one comes while another goes. In every breath remember the Divine Name, lest any breath...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    Nov 5, 2015
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jun 16, 2015

    My God...(A Poetic Prose)

    I have waited for so long, thirsting for our reunion; when our souls would meet in this lifetime. From my first memory, as the child in a crib, I have felt our separation. I have cried for you in my heart as a child in school, when my world fell apart before my very eyes, when...
    DreamChristine DreamChristine
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Sep 1, 2013

    There are two essential principles

    that compose the quality of a surrendered soul - enthusiasm and patience. If we simply have enthusiasm but no patience, then our work will be very hard and we will almost certainly give up because of not getting results. "Lord, I am praying every day, I am living regulatedly, I...
    bhaktagerald bhaktagerald
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Aug 3, 2014

    I have been so grateful lately

    and thankful for everything that has been put in my path so far. I've had my fair share of bad situations but I continue to come out as a stronger person and with many lessons learned afterwards. :)
    deleted deleted
    Nov 19, 2015

    Every 'thing' is perishable.

    . Every 'thought', every 'feeling', every 'sensation' is perishable.. Even the body and mind.. And yet.. the mind-body runs after the pleasures of the world.. Which pleasures? The perishable "things"?? Why doesn't the desires go away? Why does the mind constantly 'want...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 3, 2015

    "All you need to do is.

    .just be the way you want to be. How do you want to be? It's that simple..after all, if you want to be joyful, just be that way..who's stopping you? 'No, no, but they are doing that..' See, now you don't want them to do what they want to do, but you want to do what you want to...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    Oct 30, 2015

    Human beings need something more

    than eating, sleeping n indulging in sex to satiate them. If we look for satisfaction just thru these means then craving will never end. We have to grow above animal instincts.
    om2013 om2013
    26-30, M
    1 Response Nov 28, 2015

    Hello all! I wanted to tell you all about this

    amazing new facebook page called, 'Spiritual Connections (A Support Group)'. This new page has been created as a safe place for people to come together to share their spiritual experiences, stories and encounters, all while getting and giving support to and from others. It is...
    Medium87 Medium87
    26-30, F
    Nov 16, 2015

    Bowing down with surrender

    and touching feet, u can receive a lot of energy from other person.. therz a science of energy behind it. Its not just emotional or physical drama that most people think it is.
    om2013 om2013
    26-30, M
    1 Response Dec 27, 2015

    Feeling so blessed, yet again!

    I have been working aimlessly to control this lady bug 'infestation' that seems to be concentrated to one specific area of my home.... My bedroom. It has been weeks since I have been trying to find out how the are getting in, but can't seem to find their entry point. Nor did it...
    Medium87 Medium87
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 10, 2015

    ~Keeping Spirituality ON 24x7~ If it is off

    and on, off and on, it will take lifetimes. It needs a little steady application, where it is a continuous steady rise, so that in a couple of months or a year, you should find a significant difference in the way you are. You must keep it on steadily – 24 hours. What does...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 18, 2015

    Wrong doings of this life

    which we dont make up for or repent at now by giving worldly logic or simple ignoring, we will after this life and then there wont be any intellect or fake logic which cud cover the mistakes done or to reduce the unlimited suffering brought upon our being. We will be judged...
    om2013 om2013
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jan 17, 2016

    The Meditation Journey

    For me, meditation is mostly "attempting to meditate". The state of meditation is too high to attain. I don't consider myself as attained anything. Teachers like Buddha and Sri Ramana Maharashi say that, there is nothing to attain. Just be. But lets just set that aside for a...
    thoughtbubble thoughtbubble
    36-40, M
    1 Response Nov 10, 2013

    The art of loving creates the unity

    which has unlimited spiritual strength, and that is the greatest need in the world today. Each one of us can make such a difference if we become humble, if we develop a service attitude rather than an exploitative attitude, if we develop the broad mind to see the oneness and to...
    bhaktagerald bhaktagerald
    41-45, M
    Jan 15, 2014

    I have had so much faith with my spirituality

    lately. My tarot readings have been crazy accurate too. I've been able to connect with the baby spirit that I miscarried last week and got to spend some time with him and talk with him a bit. It was so cool to see what he will look like when he is ready for me to give birth to...
    LadyLunaa LadyLunaa
    18-21, F
    Dec 9, 2015

    From the book "Living with the himalayan master

    " I had an inquisitive mind, so I was constantly asking questions of Baba. Finally he said, ?No questions anymore. Focus your mind on your mantra.? This Baba knew several languages, including Sanskrit, Hindi, Pali, Tibetan, and Chinese. Sometimes he spoke to me in English, but...
    om2013 om2013
    26-30, M
    4 Responses Jul 19, 2015

    One of the best message : As soon

    as u die, ur identity becomes a "Body". Poeple use phrases like : "Bring the body", "Lower the body in the Grave", "Take the body to the graveyard " etc. People dont even call you by your name whom you tried to impress whole life... Live a life to Impress the creator not the...
    om2013 om2013
    26-30, M
    4 Responses Aug 23, 2015

    We hardly wonder abt our position in the

    universe. This boundless space, stars n planets around us and on this tiny tiny planet in which we have drawn boundaries of various sorts, mental and physical. Worrying abt our petty lives which means nothing as compared to magnificence of this universe. Rnt we choosing to be...
    om2013 om2013
    26-30, M
    1 Response Nov 29, 2015

    No matter where we put a person,

    what we give or what we take away from him... they will manage to remain happy/sad for the amount of time based only on their inner maturity/immaturity. The most important thing in life, that is life itself we r not able to save, slow down, keep with us... it is like sand in...
    om2013 om2013
    26-30, M
    Jan 8, 2016

    I did a Shamanistic Rites ritual a few weeks ago

    and now I cannot tolerate as much caffeine or alcohol. Alcohol is not as appealing to me.
    virginialady virginialady
    41-45, F
    1 Response Sep 29, 2015

    I am noticing my spiritual growth in terms of

    two things 1. How much "I" used in my communication (EGO) 2. Expectations from outside world ( From others ) Making others responsible for my emotions,Or blaming others.
    iamnotperfect iamnotperfect
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Dec 16, 2014

    If anyone wud like to discuss anything about

    meditation or karma or mindfullness, basically anything about spirituality, in future, please feel free to contact me on my email. My email id is rastogi97(at)gmail(dot)com
    om2013 om2013
    26-30, M
    Mar 24, 2016

    When the sugar dissolves in the milk,

    what remains? When the salt dissolves in water, what remains? When the scent of a flower dissolves in the air, what remains? When the tree-leaves decay n dissolve in the earth, what remains? When the clouds disperse n dissolve into the sky, what remains? When the candle-wax...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Sep 1, 2015

    Do you use spirituality

    as a alcoholic uses alcohol? Is there a escapism angle to it...why are you spiritual?
    Unlearn Unlearn
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Sep 4, 2015

    Sure wish skin suit would get off of my back,

    uncover my wings and set my soul free. I don't belong here anyway. Is anyone out there listening,??? I want to leave this place. Now. Please.... I wish saying that would work sometime. Nope, no such luck, I am Stuck.... fuuuuh-kkah!
    LadyGallivanter LadyGallivanter
    2 Responses Oct 22, 2015

    I can now after a long time feel my spirit soar

    again. As it soars higher it will heal everything on its way, without my intervention...i just have to let it...
    Unlearn Unlearn
    31-35, M
    Oct 22, 2014

    I consider myself spiritual

    because I have issues with organized religion. Truly spiritual people are genuine and not hypocritical and don't do reality shows like some religious freaks that we've seen.
    gtownguy gtownguy
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Oct 10, 2014

    There will b earthquake in Ny.

    Lhc will blow up..something big is coming...som will happen with Statue of Liberty...Idk just from my meditation...som big will be uncovered related to Jesus or the holy grail...hmmm
    Elalala Elalala
    31-35, F
    1 Response Aug 15, 2015

    It's been a short time

    so it's a subject that I can't yet put into words as strongly as I would like. But it's proven itself to be real to me that our spirits live on. Guiding us a while until they move on themselves. We will meet again in a place of unconditional love. I am happy and now I'm not...
    markrobert2 markrobert2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Nov 26, 2014

    When things or situations go our way,

    like we want them to be...we feel good, we think its good, that it happened for good, the world is brighter.. But if things don't go our way, or we couldn't do what we wanted to do, we feel bad, we think everything is going wrong in the world..what has the world come to, nothing...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    Oct 27, 2015

    Ninety-nine per cent of the population is

    missing something so fantastic within, writes SADHGURU. When we say ‘Jesus’, we are not referring to a man who lived 2,000 years ago, but to a certain possibility in every human being. It is essential that every individual allows this quality to flower in him. The most...
    om2013 om2013
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Dec 22, 2014
    Medium87 Medium87
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 3, 2015
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