Tag: violence

Love conquers violence

rolly's picture

Human nature is unique, as our ability for love and compassion goes hand-in-hand with the darker instincts to be cruel, rude and hurtful, just in the same way we are can adapt ourselves from a state o

The illusion of control

MAI's picture

Spiritual people can be some of the most violent people you will ever meet. Mostly, they are violent to themselves. They violently try to control their minds, their emotions, and their bodies. They become upset with themselves and beat themselves up for not rising up to the conditioned mind's idea of what it believes enlightenment to be. No one ever became free through such violence.

— Adyashanti