In the realm of Buddhism, there are numerous fascinating rituals and practices that hold profound symbolism and meaning. One such ritual that may pique the curiosity of Christians is the act of placing food in front of the Buddha shrine. This act of offering food serves multiple purposes, ranging from reverence and gratitude to seeking blessings and spiritual nourishment. In this article, we will delve into the significance of this practice and shed light on the reasons behind it.
Death has always been a thought-provoking mystery for all of us. A common belief is that it is the end of our human lives and that when our bodies die, we die with it too. And the greatest calamity that has happened to the human mind is that he is against death. Being against death means you will miss the greatest mystery. People are not afraid of death, they are afraid of losing their separation, they are afraid of losing their ego and personality.
When human beings have electrical complications, we get depressed; we lash out; we lose control of our emotions and a lot of our weaknesses are revealed.Have you ever experienced getting mad and somebody telling you to get a grip of yourself or you might blow a fuse?Well, it turns out there is a deeper explanation into it.
Our souls are burdened with an accumulation of impressions as we go through several lifetimes. For our souls to be free of these burdens and for us to also address to our current problems, we should go through a process which is described as reverse birthing. This process involves uncovering our past lives through hypnosis or commonly known as past life regression.
Ever been curious that sometimes, you feel that you are not your real self? Or at times, you notice that you are too moody or having intense mood swings? To inform you, dual personality is within every of us. Not medically related, but there are two selves for each...
In history, people worshiped the sun and associated its absence with the end of the world thus, they greatly feared eclipses. Devoid of scientific knowledge, they thought that the eclipse signifies the death of the sun and ultimately, the death of all. For one, the ancient Egyptians worshiped a sun god that they call Ra. Images of this sun god has been seen in various Egyptian artifacts and was a big part of the religion in ancient Egypt.
The spine has two ends: the beginning is the sex center and the end is SAHASRARA, the seventh center at the top of the head.The beginning of the spine is attached to the earth, and sex is the most earthly thing in you. From the beginning center in your spine you are in contact with nature, with what Sankhya has called PRAKRATI -- the earth, the material.From the last center, or the second pole, SAHASRAR, in the head, you are in contact with the divine.
Each thought that we have has a specific vibration. Happy or positive thoughts have a higher frequency while sad or negative thoughts have a lower frequency. We must be wary of this because the quality of our thoughts create a collective vibration. If our thoughts are mostly positive, our overall vibration is high. On the other hand, if most of our thoughts are negative, then our overall vibration is low.
Karma is powerful law of nature and no one can interfere to stop or change the results it brings about. However, with the right understanding of this essential Buddhist doctrine, we realize that we are the architects of our own fate. We decide our misery and happiness. This gives us the opportunity to correct our negative karma and to have a better future.
Having negative energy in our homes can have an effect in our family life. The negativity flows from our surroundings into our systems causing us to act negatively too. We do not want discord in our homes so it is best to assess if there are negative energy patterns in our home so we can immediately address to it and enjoy a happier, healthier family life.
Telepathic love therapy a simple but powerful technique allows us to send love to ourselves and others. It works on a subconscious level allowing our affections to bypass the consciousness of the receiver. It has a profound effect on our relationships with other people and it promotes the healing of our inner self.
Gurdjieff has prepared a group of dancers. The dancers created such a meditative energy, such a great wave of energy, that those who had come just to see the dance, suddenly forgot the dance completely. Something else was there by the side, a door opened through it.. (commentaries by osho)
Satori is a glimpse of the ultimate? as if you are seeing the Himalayan peaks. But you are far away, you are not on the peaks, and you have not become the peaks. It is a beautiful experience, very enchanting, exciting, challenging. Perhaps it may lead you towards samadhi. Satori is a glimpse of samadhi
People who are fond of animals are more likely to believe that animals have energies that can be obtained. Some animal lovers believe animal energies.
With Samadhi your old self is gone who was always in the pursuit of happiness, satisfaction, fulfilment of desires and new self is born who doesn?t longs for anything, who doesn?t desires to achieve anything. In that moment when past and future ceases from existence, you become the present.
The second self is called spiritual self. Spiritual self stands for the higher self. Our little self or your ego came from the negative experiences that you have felt and see when you were young
Reiki can heal anything. It can heal physical ailments and also emotional trauma. There are no limits as to what it can heal when we allow it to work in us. Reiki can be used to heal not only what we are facing in the present but also what happened in the past and what will happen in the future
Attention is a powerful tool in our spiritual journey. To reach higher levels of consciousness, we should master being attentive to everything; to ourselves, our surroundings, and spiritual perceptions.Too often, we are more aware than attentive. We notice things around and within us with awareness but we do not...
Meditating on a full moon night can help us in several ways, Ancient yogi's and Tibetan monks have been known to meditate on full moon night and able to explore the powers of subconscious mind.
Accept yourself, love yourself. Acceptance is a simple concept but it is often hard to do.It takes a strong sense of self-awareness and deep understanding in order to come to terms that your relationship is already over.