Despite the name, the fact of Christ Consciousness transcends Christianity, Hinduism, and every other religion. Universal—Not Christian or Religious The concept of Christ Consciousness needs to be understood as a universal truth. Christ is the great master Jesus’ title, not his last name—“Jesus the Christ” which means “anointed of God” or “chosen by God.” Christ is … [Read more...] about What Is Christ Consciousness?
The Nature of True Happiness—How To Get It and Why The urge that drives people to seek a spiritual teaching has always been the simple yearning to experience more happiness. The drive for happiness is one of our most far-reaching and fundamental needs. We all want to be happy and to avoid suffering. A lot of the day-to-day things that we do, why we work, why we want things, … [Read more...] about Cultivating Happiness
Patanjali was a great spiritual master of ancient times who distilled the essence of the spiritual path into 196 pithy aphorisms or words of wisdom called the Yoga Sutras. He outlined the steps every soul must go through in its journey back to the infinite spirit from whence it came. This is the essence of yoga. The Yoga Sutras is one of the most important texts in the Hindu … [Read more...] about Who Is Patanjali?
Spirituality is anything that uplifts us.”Swami Kriyananda Taking this definition into our hearts, we can look at spirituality as whatever makes us a better person, helps us live in more joy and laughter, or raises our consciousness. Practical spirituality is about applying our spirituality to our daily lives. It’s about how you can experience more joy and peace of … [Read more...] about What Is Practical Spirituality?