Mental confusion is created as a result of a life devoid of spiritual direction.
We are indoctrinated to live according to a set of ways.
We are proud to say that we are civilized and cultured people – but that …
All great attributes require Spiritual Practice.
For instance; kindness, mildness, goodness, and so on are something that need to be practiced and nourished, like any discipline, in order to crystalize into an attitude.
It takes time, even a life time …
We cannot be converted into salvation.
We cannot have Spiritual Achievement and solve our problems just by going to church or synagogue.
Or just by meditating, practicing yoga, chanting mantras, studying the scriptures etc.
Spiritual Practice has to be part …
Meditation is an spiritual art of introspection.
Introspection of what is going on in our minds, our emotions and body.
Meditation is an art that we can develop gradually.
Meditation is being aware of how we relate to the world …
We may look at our minds as a control box.
For most people, at the present time, this control box is controlling them.
People may see themselves as awake and conscious but they are not.
They are not, because if …
These days most people have lost the ability to have peace of mind.
Most of us are have become used to living under tremendous pressure for whatever reason.
A lot of us are living in a state of constant struggle.
Self-retreat, wherever we are, in everyday life.
It is as simple as making a decision.
For example, we can decide to stop complaining, and see what comes up instead.
Such a decision challenges us with a new situation.
There is …
What kind of a mind?
There are many kinds of minds.
One may have an angry mind…
One may have a sad mind,
One may have a judgmental mind, a victim’s mind, an optimistic mind, a pessimistic …
Self-concept is how a person perceives his own abilities, weaknesses, attitudes and values, those of others and of the world itself.
When we identify with our self-concept / mind-concept, without analyzing it we may run into …
When you are truly thirsty, things become clear – you are not confused by the choice of coffee, tea or juice – you simply want ‘just’ water. (Stainless Mind)
The Stainless Mind is clean, sharp …