Tag Archives: Imam Ja’far Al-Sadiq

Fasting for Spiritual Consciousness and Divine Awareness (2/2)

Divine Lens The sacred books which the Holy Spirit has dictated are only the beginnings of divine guidance for us. Everything that happens is a continuation of the scriptures, expounding for us what has not been written. Faith explains the … Continue reading

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Fasting for Spiritual Consciousness and Divine Awareness (1/2)

Spiritual Consciousness  … [O]ur normal waking consciousness, rational consciousness as we call it, is but one special type of consciousness, whilst all about it, parted from it by the filmiest of screens, there lie potential forms of consciousness entirely different. We … Continue reading

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Fasting, Ketone Bodies & Spiritual Consciousness (1/2)

Ketones and Consciousness … Fasting is useful as atoning for and preventing sin, and as raising the mind to spiritual things. And everyone is bound by the natural dictate of reason to practice fasting as far as it is necessary … Continue reading

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