I Think Life Is a Spiritual Experience

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 315 People

    On Tao

    It is names that can impede the learning process. Names are a thing needed by man. Remove the name and you find that there is great similiarity in the areas of beliefs. The light comes through regardless... Dragon Cat. The great Tao flows everywhere. All things are born from it...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Oct 5, 2009

    This Is I Believe...

    This I believe… This I believe --- that everyday I wake up something new is born. That whenever something dies, it creates a hole, and somewhere someone mourns. That energy goes on and on, thus “spirit” never dies. That the thing that makes us...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Jun 24, 2010

    Most Of The Places I Stay End With A Number '9', Or Adds To A '9'

    The only one time It did not - I had a real traumatic experience.Not that I choose that number - but they come to me by itself - It's very circumstancial, and the other I bought a pant and in it - was a sticker - that said - 'Inspected by operator 27' .
    woodland27 woodland27
    41-45, M
    Jul 1, 2012

    And a Journey.

    I am a soul... I have a body - for now. I very much think we are spirits having the human experience. The spiritual side... makes everything else look not so colorful, if you know what I mean. It seems more real than the physical in many ways.
    VincentValentine VincentValentine
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Aug 30, 2009

    Spiritual War

    So many people seem to try and find this "spiritual world" I feel like it's what I live in......no other explanation makes sense.....Diagnosed Schizophrenic..... I question my diagnoses constantly.Is it just  away to make sense of my madness or am I just super...
    katslife katslife
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Nov 2, 2009

    A Shared Comment On The Soul

    “The soul is not physical, yet it is the force field of your being. The higher self is not physical, yet it is the living template of the evolved human, the fully awakened personality. The experience of intuition cannot be explained in terms of the five senses, because it...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    6 Responses Nov 2, 2009

    Pay Attention To The World Around You

    About 9 years ago I was in the process of opening a store in the sleepy little town where I had found myself. It wasn't easy, I was recently separated from my wife and life was somewhat of a financial struggle. I had some reservation about whether or not what I was doing was a...
    jpollard jpollard
    56-60, M
    3 Responses Sep 30, 2011

    I Was Born Before The Sun

    The universe knew me before it's first infant cry. Wee are all creature of the light and into that we shall return.  To be alive is to be one of the many forms the universe takes as it expands.  We have never separated from the source.
    holloway64 holloway64
    46-50, M
    Dec 4, 2012

    The Dance Of Life

    The Dance of Life   When we are in union with GOD, and HIS creation,we are participating in the dance of life.  As the sun rises we give thanks that we understand that the trials and tribulations we experience everyday, are for us to learn from,and...
    shai shai
    3 Responses Nov 3, 2009


    Life is not just eating, drinking, sleeping, working, ......, .. It is also to ask such questions as: * I have never SEEN electricity and yet I work with everyday ! * Can we create a FERTILIZED egg from chemicals products in flasks? * My mind is free and yet I know that...
    juliegirlie juliegirlie
    41-45, M
    Apr 1, 2012

    Everybody should check out the movie Baraka.

    It's like a spiritual based documentary without commentary. If you've already seen it, smoke a spliff and watch it again.
    PuckDrop PuckDrop
    22-25, M
    1 Response May 6, 2015

    Remembering 911

    I remember the day and the event quite well. I had just walked into the office at work and was wondering why so many people were in the Lobby. That was very unusual... as I took the elevator and walked into our area everyone was there with blank looks on their faces. Apparently...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Sep 11, 2009


    A beautiful life does not just happen, it is built daily by prayer, humility, sacrifice and love. Believe the impossible........ Read a few things that you like everyday and read something you would not normally. Try to worry about nothing and pray. Tell God, a higher power or an...
    sexiskey sexiskey
    41-45, F
    9 Responses Aug 7, 2013

    The Fire Of The Soul

    Its’ flame is inconspicuous… Light concealed beneath the skin. The thought of it seems ridiculous. A flame that roars without oxygen. Be not afraid to let it light your way. When deciding between wrong and right. It shines like the light of the...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    1 Response Oct 30, 2009

    on emotions:

    On Emotions: Emotions are currents of energy with different frequencies. Emotions that we think of as negative, such as hatred, envy, disdain and fear have a lower frequency, and less energy, than emotions that we think of as positive, such as affection, joy, love and compassion...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    6 Responses Nov 11, 2009

    Polarities, Paradoxes, And Puzzles –

    All behaviors contain their opposites: Hyper-inflation leads to collapse. A show of strength suggests insecurity. What goes up must come down. If you want to prosper, be generous. Also The feminine outlasts the masculine. The feminine allows...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Oct 11, 2009

    Celebrating Life

    My aunt, my mother's last sibling, passed away from cancer today. She was fiesty and outspoken, but always the life of the party. I am going to miss her, but I don't want to feel down about her transition. Instead I'm raising a glass, remembering only the good times and...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Oct 20, 2009

    Get out of your confort zone;change your frame

    of mind. View your comfort zone not as a shelter but a prison. Embrace constructive discomfort. Don't taje the safe, known path. Choose challenge over comfort, and set goals that force you to get out if your comfort zone. Learn to be comfortable with being uncomfortable. As your...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 25, 2015

    When It Comes to Spirit...

     When it comes to "Spirit", I've learned that you approach the topic with great humility. Spirit is not something that should be toyed with. It is something that either you commit to, or you do not. It responds to you, reflecting your weakness and strength back at...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    6 Responses Sep 23, 2009

    Until You See It... (why Flirty Friday).

    There is beauty within each of us. Many times others see it, when we can not. The same is true about the ability to love, laugh, play and to draw upon your "inner strength". If by having a Flirty Friday, I offended anyone, I do apologize. But I just wanted all of you to...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    7 Responses Aug 28, 2009

    I Belive Its All Contected

    I belive its all in apart of gods sprichal plan i belive we are put here for something very sprichal.  
    lunnas lunnas
    41-45, F
    Jan 7, 2010

    Putting Your Spirit In the Moment

    Over the years I've come to learn that life is like an ocean and we can either skim over the surface and dive down deep. What you get out of it, depends on how much you put into it. Live in the moment, that is where true power resides. Don't dwell in the past, it is only a lesson...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Aug 13, 2009

    On Giving Up...

    (I came across this today. Searching for something to help lift me out of this " Funky Blues" that I have going on. And thought it would be a good thing to share, with any who might find themselves in the same type of mired down situation...) Enjoy!"   Don...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Sep 30, 2009

    I Believe...

    ..That the same thoughts, feelings and beliefs that you send out into the Universe, will come back to you.  So, if you believe that you will not be able to have the things that you want in your life, then you probably won't.  But, I believe that the reverse...
    luvmc11 luvmc11
    46-50, F
    14 Responses Sep 15, 2010

    A Friend Of Mine

    This is a true story . It happened to me over 30 years ago. I was in Chicago working for a company that sold hospital equipment and supplies. I took off an afternoon and went to Chicago planetarium to view a show. I watched the show and afterwards went out into a park like...
    jpollard jpollard
    56-60, M
    1 Response Sep 30, 2011

    It Is For Me, At Least. Isn't It For Everyone?

    Well, if you don't take life as a spiritual experience, you might find very little after death. Just a thought
    AngelaDark AngelaDark
    31-35, F
    Jul 28, 2010

    What a High,,,better Than Any Drug

     I love this picture,,,I want a tattoo like this on my chest,,,because my life is like the pheonix that rises up out of the ashes,,,My spiritual jouney,,,has almost come full circle,,,I am exsited about the finale,,,Every moment of my life has been filled with God, Goddess...
    maryomaga3 maryomaga3
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Sep 22, 2009

    The Symbol of the Phoenix

    I can't tell you how many times I've felt like I've risen from my own ashes (in one aspect or another). How many life changing events I have gone through that have left me completely drained or hallow on the inside. Only to find myself inspired and filled up once more with...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Sep 1, 2009

    When You Know That You've Arrived...

    I'm not sure what is making me remember this moment. It was one of the best jobs I've had. I was hired as a trainer for a nice size company, and after about a year, we were brought out by an even larger company. I was asked to become a part of a small team, our mission was...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Sep 16, 2009

    Geeta Saara

    Found this interesting quotes posted on the wall in the mall nearby. How true. If I go by it - then I am less likely to get hurt, and will enjoy life.Whatever happened, it happened for good. Whatever is happening, is happening for good. Whatever that will happen, it will be for...
    woodland27 woodland27
    41-45, M
    Jul 2, 2012

    Smeling The Roses While Walking Through The Landfill

    despite the somewhat demeaning title, i mean this to be an honest reflection on the beauty i find in my own life, and how spirituality factors into it.i try to really enjoy life, i make decisions that i will not be forced to regret in the future, or at least, i try to. i have...
    industria77 industria77
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Aug 16, 2013

    Spiritual Fires

    We all go through those "spiritual fires...' those events, lessons, loves and losses that change us. There is no getting around it, the only way... is through it. And all that you know, deep down within, is that you will not be the same person you were coming out...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Sep 8, 2009

    Taking Time to Appreciate the Beauty...

    One of my instructors told me... when you're feeling down. Or when you feel as if you are out of sorts with the world. Stop... and take time out to look around you. Look at the colors of the trees, the birds, the beauty of the clouds, sky and sun. Then look... really look at the...
    Dragoncat0228 Dragoncat0228
    51-55, M
    6 Responses Aug 27, 2009

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