Why Life Is The Way It Is…

The main spiritual practice is daily life. - Eckhart Tolle

daily living

Life is indeed our biggest teacher. Everything we need to grow is presented to us in the form of perfect relationships. Perfect because they elicit the richest learning out of us especially if we have the right attitude. The events that we experience in life are also designed primarily for our greatest spiritual growth. So all we need for an intense and satisfying spiritual practice is to show up daily as students of life. That's how simple life can be. Of course the next question then is 'How can we best handle suffering?'

How To Reach Home…

Having never left the house you're asking for the way home. - Nisargadatta

seeking home

We all want to go back home. We're seeking the comfort, love and safety that only home can provide. We search everywhere, and we never stop looking. Unfortunately we'll never find what we're looking for, out there. The Truth (The Kingdom of God) can only ever be found within. We're already home but know it not. When will we stop looking? When will we be still and know?

How to be Fully Present…

To be aware of little, quiet things, you need to be quiet inside. A high degree of alertness is required. Be Still. Look. Listen. Be present. - Eckhart Tolle

presence

Presence is when we're fully here, completely occupying the moment called now. It requires our minds to be still, our breathing to be steady, and our focus to be spacious. We then become like the TV screen that allows any genre of movie to play on it without ever being affected by it. We allow life to fully flow through us, and like a boat on a river, we flow along with it, effortlessly and without struggle...