Instant Enlightenment – Is it a Myth?

Growing up, I feel that I was always told that we can realize God in an instant, and that realizing God is the same as being enlightened or self-realized. Although, I believed this when I was growing up, when I did receive the Knowledge that was meant to give me this instant enlightenment, I didn’tContinue reading “Instant Enlightenment – Is it a Myth?”

Jealousy has no place in any relationship

It is interesting at how you, the individual, is at the center of the world and then you are married/long-term relationship and the center grows, you have children and the center grows more.  Eventually, you realize that you are there to serve the others to support the center. However, what happens when jealousy and self-centeredContinue reading “Jealousy has no place in any relationship”

A pondering mind…

The limited life-span that we have on this Earth is what makes living it to the maximum, the most important task that we can commit ourselves to. Every relationship is worth living for and utilizing, even if it ends up that we are all alone, our relationship with ourself is just as important. Committing toContinue reading “A pondering mind…”

Being on the Right Path is Not Enlightenment

Being on the spiritual path is one thing. Being enlightened is totally another thing. Sometimes I feel when I hear people talking about being enlightened, it really is not enlightenment at all. It is more an appreciation or recognition of the spiritual path they are on. The delusion that it is enlightenment causes great harmContinue reading “Being on the Right Path is Not Enlightenment”