We have heard that the world is an illusion - a concept called Maya in spirituality, and we hear about shifting dimensions. Such pictures initially invoke comparisons to the mystical world of Shangri-La or parallel worlds as displayed in Science Fictions. I would, however demystify that terminology by telling you that this is much less …
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spiritual inspirational sunday #11 For 2 years I tried to write down my spiritual biography and realised that it doesn't work in a blog for several reasons: The experiences are very individual, so hardly anyone will bother to bring a lot of patience reading themMaybe if I was a very successful person people would be interested, …
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What is the difference between the dedication towards the highest, the absolute, and the divine?
- the Highest = to be "your best you can be", such as practiced in
- Karma yoga which include high ethics
(not to be misunderstood with political correctness)
- the Divine = focus on a higher force ( which is the realm of religions)
I do distinguish it from the religious god in my two posts:
- the Absolute = a cosmic state pervading everything (as used in Buddhism for example)