I came across a great article, In Defense of Spirituality (With or Without Religion) by Tina Rowley. Since I also tick the “spiritual, but not religious” box I like her description of her road through life. My trip is different but we have the “spiritual, but not religious” in common.
In a discussion on Facebook a person wrote "I understand that word Shaman is nowadays replaced with the word 'healer' " I objected. "Shaman and healer are different things - or at least should be." Of course I was called on to explain how I see it. This is my answer: A healer works with … Continue reading Healer vs shaman
Tom Stine has an interesting blog called "Living from Consciousness" which "has as its primary focus the never ending journey of awakening to our true nature as pure consciousness". There are interesting posts and great discussions in the comment sections. Tom wrote Past Lives Ain’t What They Used To Be, about past lives or reincarnation. … Continue reading Past lives, Consciousness and Oneness
Over at Pick the Brain is an interesting post about Spirituality for Dummies. I fully agree that spirituality does not have to be religious. Having spirituality simply means believing in something greater than yourself. It can be incredibly powerful to have a sense of spirituality in your life, and very often it can haul you … Continue reading Spirituality made simple
DailyOM today is about Every Step Is Forward - No Going Back. There are times when we feel that we are spinning our wheels in the mud in terms of our spiritual progress. This can be especially true following a period of major growth in which we feel as if we’ve gained a lot of … Continue reading Every Step Is Forward – No Going Back
I was recommended to watch the Peaceful Warrior movie (IMDB) which has a site of its own at The Peaceful Warrior. The plot can be found at Wikipedia. I decided to instead get the book the movie is based on, "Way Of The Peaceful Warrior". The author Dan Millman is a former world champion athlete, … Continue reading Way Of The Peaceful Warrior