Find yourself in aloneness

Loneliness is the poverty of self ; Solitude is the richness of self. May Sarton Being alone is a frightening idea to many of us, one that we will do anything to avoid. Most of us are not open to the idea of being alone as we view it as a negative experience or perceiveContinue reading “Find yourself in aloneness”

Self-acceptance: The key to happiness

Because true belonging only happens when we present our authentic, imperfect selves to the world, our sense of belonging can never be greater than our level of self-acceptance. Beene Brown True happiness is in understanding self and accepting your imperfections. We all experience discontentment, frustration or anger in life for various reasons. The common reasonContinue reading “Self-acceptance: The key to happiness”

Beliefs: Pathways to change

“ The belief that becomes truth for me…is that which allows me the best use of my strength, the best means of putting my virtues into action.” – Andre Gide What determines the difference in human actions is the belief we hold onto. Our life is a mere reflection of our beliefs and the powerContinue reading “Beliefs: Pathways to change”

Your authentic self

“To become conscious and aware, we must become authentic. Authenticity is the highest form of being.” – Teal Swan Almost everyone who is on the path to their enlightened state come across their other self. This other self is the subjective self which is more identified to our ego, past experiences, and perceptions. The moreContinue reading “Your authentic self”

The power of forgiveness

“When you forgive, you in no way change the past – but you sure do change the future.” – Bernard Meltzer There are many ways to walk the path of enlightenment and forgiveness is one of them. Forgiveness is essential for growth and continued happiness, but whether you are seeking or someone else is seekingContinue reading “The power of forgiveness”

The Beginner’s Mind

“In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert’s there are few.” – Shunryu Suzuki As children, we all start off with beginner’s mind living with spontaneity, not knowing or not being sure of, yet fearless and totally available to the moment. But as we grow and become familiar of things, mindContinue reading “The Beginner’s Mind”

A ‘right’ state of mind

“The state of your life is nothing more than a reflection of your state of mind.” The subconscious mind of a person can have both good and evil. The evil gets attracted to the dark thoughts whenever it can find the chance to catch a person off-guard and can take control of a person’s mind.Continue reading “A ‘right’ state of mind”

A different perspective

“Enlightenment is not a change into something better or more, but a simple recognition of who we truly already are.” Anonymous When we look at the world today, we see an existence that is driven by consumerism, or work, or fame. Even though we made our lives comfortable and prosperous then before, we have developedContinue reading “A different perspective”