Thursday, August 13

Tag: Now

REVIVING THE HEALING TOOLS WITHIN: BOOK REVIEW OF “THE POWER OF NOW: A GUIDE TO SPIRITUAL ENLIGHTENMENT” BY ECKHART TOLLE
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REVIVING THE HEALING TOOLS WITHIN: BOOK REVIEW OF “THE POWER OF NOW: A GUIDE TO SPIRITUAL ENLIGHTENMENT” BY ECKHART TOLLE

As a species we are addicted to cultures and as a cultured species we love drama, whether the drama is staged in theatres or on a personal level within us. We cling on to tragedies, our addiction to pain is manifested by how we choose to not let go of the anxieties and past pains. The sages tell us that if we want happiness then we must forgive. But forgiving is not easy, especially when the one we need to forgive is own self. A wise person once told me that happiness is found in having a purpose, and the purpose of humanity is to help others reduce their burden. That seems like a tall order when our focus is fixated on selves, our own burdens. This fixation deprives us of reaching our full potential; of self-actualization. Our fixation with own burden helps create our downfall through sta...