Tag: spiritual pitfalls

Common pitfalls in trying to accept

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Trying to accept and observe "what is" is fundamental to spiritual development. Fundamental but not always easy with the mind trying to deceive and sabotage the acceptance. We think we succeeded to accept something and then later we find out that the mind actually played a trick on us and instead of true acceptance, we actually resisted, only this time in a more creative way.



WHAT IS COMFORT?

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Comfort is not the standard, not the measure, for what is good.

— Swami Premodaya



BELIEFS- DO YOU NEED THEM?

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Most people think advancing spiritually is trading in one set of beliefs for a higher set. They don’t realize, the reality is, the destroying of all beliefs.

— Swami Premodaya