No matter what the practice or teaching, ego loves to wait in ambush to appropriate spirituality for its own survival and gain.
– Chögyam Trungpa, Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism
Spiritual growth is […]
Is the Universe guiding us?
The first perspective is that we are completely alone in this world, in a dog-eat-dog society, where everything ultimately falls onto our shoulders to bear. Like Atlas in mythology, we […]
At some point during your journey through life, you start to become quieter inside.
For me, coming in contact with this inner stillness and embracing it was the moment that changed everything.
Up until that […]
WHAT IF INSTEAD OF AN OBSTACLE, SEX WAS A PATHWAY TOWARD A SPIRITUAL LIFE?
Those of us who have been raised with religious backgrounds have often been taught that sexuality and spirituality are opposing forces, […]
Beneath Most Headaches is A HeartAche
It’s a natural protective mechanism of ours to think our way around wounds instead of feeling our way through them. In this day and age, we just want an escape.
What can w […]
Mateo Sol wrote a new post, Soul Revival: 6 Ways To Discover Your Purpose In Life 2 years ago
Humankind is being led along an evolving course,
through this migration of intelligences,
and though we seem to be sleeping,
there is an inner wakefulness
that directs the dream,
and that will eventually […]
There is no such thing as a pure introvert or extrovert. Such a person would be in the lunatic asylum. ~Carl G Jung
It was when he started saying things like “you must be an INTJ” and “thinkers are more objec […]
There was something almost mysterious about this woman. Her face had lots of wrinkles. These were the first things to catch your eye, but they didn’t make her look old. Instead, they emphasized a certain y […]
In our society, there is a mysterious phenomenon occurring known as “Soul Loss” arising in all people of all ages, genders, races and backgrounds.
Indigenous people have known about the occurrence of Soul Loss […]
Mateo Sol wrote a new post, 8 Paradoxical Truths That Have Revolutionized My Life 3 years ago
If a man says he is lying, is he telling the truth? ~ Epimenodes
I still remember the first time I ever heard a paradox: I was 14 years old, reading a book, and came across Socrates famous quote; “I know that I […]
It is a frightening thought that man also has a shadow side to him, consisting not just of little weaknesses- and foibles, but of a positively demonic dynamism. The individual seldom knows anything of this; to […]
Mateo Sol wrote a new post, Morality Of Wisdom: There Is No Such Thing As Good Or Bad 3 years ago
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. ~ Edmund Burke
Intuitively I’ve always felt that there was something wrong with the popular quote above. In fact, the deeper I’ve […]