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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, The Unknown Truth

I was reading this excellent story about a woman suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). It prompted me to share technical and spiritual facts that can help spiritual practitioners to break the grip of this bondage. 1,220 more words

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Stopping The World

In Journey to Ixtlan, The Lessons of Don Juan by Carlos Castaneda, don Juan teaches Carlos about “stopping the world.”  He says in order to “see” you have to first stop the world. 254 more words

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The Sorcerers Explanation

“Spiritual enlightenment” is the ultimate game of the “ego-I,” but “freedom” is the relinquishment of the position of self, beyond which true selflessness arises.

It is foolishness to think that anybody desires “freedom.” The seeker has to be tricked. 1,220 more words

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Challenges Yield Personal Power

Toltecs say that the quality of “strength” is yielded by facing challenges in the North quadrant of MEST (akin to a scientific “medicine wheel”).

“Challenges” always have the following quality: they seem like an unfair and excessive evil at first. 212 more words

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Gaining The Third Ring Of Power

The predator can’t take our will directly, but it can create circumstances that lead us into situations where the formation of our ego is solicited through complicity to it’s devices. 1,007 more words

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The Foreign Installation

This is a three-part set of insights centred on a core truth, “the mind is a foreign installation.”

The first two sections were written on 19th August 2014, and the third section was written afterwards, but the spirit has pieced them together. 2,727 more words

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