All spiritual disciplined are done with a view to still the mind. The perfectly still mind is universal spirit.
Swami Ramdas quotes
- Swami Sivananda "Today is your own. Tomorrow perchance may never come." Swami Sivananda quotes
- Stephanie Marohn – mental disorders “(In the shamanic view)… mental disorders are spiritual emergencies, spiritual crises, and need to be regarded as such to aid the healer in being born.” ~Stephanie Marohn
- Siddhaswarup Ananda Paramhamsa – material cravings "It is a fact that no matter how much sense gratification a person gets, he will never be satisfied. Material food, material things, material sense gratification cannot satisfy the atma (spirit soul). Just as the body needs material food, so the spirit soul needs spiritual food. To try to satisfy one’s spiritual craving with material things leads to endless consumption, greed, envy, violence, and war.…
- Food For Thought: from The Mind Unleashed "Without healing our childhood wounds and forgiving our parents, we stay emotionally stuck at the age of our earliest wounds, repeating that suffering as adults." ~The Mind Unleashed