Tag Archives: Patanjali

How to Eat to Live: Eating with Purpose

Eating with Purpose Even though he should live a thousand years twice over, but still not find contentment—do not all go to the one place? All the toil of man is for his mouth, yet his appetite is not satisfied. Ecclesiastes 6:6-7 As … Continue reading

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Spiritual Rest: Finding Peace in a Restless World

The Quiet Soul at Rest My soul finds rest in God alone; my salvation comes from him. He alone is my rock and my salvation; he is my fortress, I will never be shaken …  Find rest, O my soul, in … Continue reading

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Spiritual Gardens: Growing Virtues in Humility

Growing Virtues in Humility He has showed you, O man, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God. [Micah 6:8 (NIV)]. In soil … Continue reading

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Mutation of the Soul: Thoughts, Intentions & Self-awareness

Thoughts Silenced But it is a plain truth … that mutations do happen to souls in regard to their reception of life. For we well know that we have the power to reflect, infringe, diminish, and intercept the rays of … Continue reading

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Finding Meaning and Purpose in Disorder and Chaos

Finding Meaning and Purpose Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose. [Helen Keller]. The wisdom of Scriptures is not easily accessible. Most of … Continue reading

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Fasting Quotes: Hindu Sources (1/7)

Fasting Quotes: Hindu Sources Hinduism sees the soul trapped in recurring incarnations of suffering and grief (samsara). The goal of devotional exercises (sadhana) is liberation (moksha) from this cycle. Ascetic austerities (tapas) such as fasting, increase willpower and help the mind … Continue reading

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