The Paradox of Unity and Spiritual Autonomy

Adya @ SAND17

Adyashanti gave an excellent talk @ SAND17 called The Paradox of Unity and Spiritual Autonomy. I heard this live. A friend sent me the link as it’s now on-line. In the first part, he goes over the early stages of enlightenment (head, heart, gut) and the importance of the awakening heart. He then uses this as the platform to talk about how our old drivers fall away with awakening. How it’s important to go deeper and open the heart so higher drivers can come on-line. Then he talks about some of the paradoxes of Unity – how we can be … Continue Reading…

Self Knowledge

Self Knowledge is a prominent feature of a spiritual journey. Much of this is unfolding our deeper nature. Knowledge comes about who we are beneath the body and mind. And about the nature of reality, which also relates to who we are. But what has surprised me is the revelations about the person, those aspects of this expression that have felt like I outgrew them at some points on the journey. What is present still expresses through this apparent form and personality with its own unique combination and emphasis of laws of nature. My awareness and understanding of this have … Continue Reading…