Category Archives: SPIRITUALTY

BEWARE OF WELL-MEANING SPIRITUAL SELF IMPROVEMENT ADVICE

Well-meaning advice of a seemingly spiritual nature is not available to ordinary humans in practice. It does not succeed because by its nature Reality is caught, not taught. Spirituality is an experience of Reality. Anything else is mere religion or … Continue reading

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LISTEN…BE ALERT

All human beings have the capacity to listen and know what they are. Those who do, who persist as if drawn; paying attention, accepting, unable to resist; sometimes suddenly, sometimes slowly, but ever surely, will know what they are. After … Continue reading

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AN OXYMORON?

“Any effort dedicated to making humans better humans is not spiritual. Being human IS the problem. Being better at it is a spiritual oxymoron, a dead end. “Sufficit rem.” Mysticexperiences.net

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MY SPIRITUALITY, EXPERIENCE AND DESTINY

“As for the human race, it is being taken care of better than it can take care of itself. All is well.” Q: The ancient Vedantic scripts that attempt to explain human existence say there are two approaches, philosophical, and … Continue reading

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THE SPIRITUALITY EXPERIENCE

“Spirituality is an experience. It is not a religion, a belief, a faith, a hope or a dogma … It is all existence.” mysticexperiences.net

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THE SPIRITUAL NATURE?

“By the formal, rational, rules of science, which have worked so well in understanding the physical world, human beings occasionally have experienced and show certain behaviours that cannot be reduced to materialistic explanations and that look like fundamental aspects of … Continue reading

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THE END OF MATERIALISM?

Are we at the beginning of the next stage of human evolution? Dr. Charles T. Tart explains why he wrote his seminal book: The End Of Materialism – How Evidence Of The Paranormal Is Bringing Science And Spirit Together, published by … Continue reading

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SCIENTIFIC CASE HISTORIES OF SPIRITUAL EXPERIENCES

  Between them, Oxford University and The University of Wales have archived more than 6,000 case histories of first hand spiritual or religious experiences. Now the collection is archived with The Religious Experience Research Centre at the University of Wales. … Continue reading

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THE HUMAN SPIRIT VERSUS REALITY by Keith Hancock, mystic, contemplative and quietist.

There is the human spirit which is concerned with humans only. That is the spirit that is served by religions, that is concerned with the “betterment” of the human individual and the human race. It is predominantly concerned with human … Continue reading

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HUMAN SPIRITUALITY OR REAL SPIRITUALITY?

Much of the uses of the word “spiritual” are not about the real spirit that permeates all existence, human or otherwise. The use of “spiritual” is only about the human spirit; emotion, imagination, hope, faith and belief, morality, ethics and … Continue reading

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