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Getting to the root of a spiritual crisis

Spirituality can fuq you up. Spiritual pursuit, meditation and practices can illuminate a few corridors, while leaving you blind to everything else. Sometimes spirituality is the worst thing that can happen to you. How can you tell if you're having a spiritual problem, or a problem with spirituality?

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Kundalini Blowout

A reader shares a particularly harrowing fallout from her Kundalini awakening. "I totally lost my touch with reality (saw entities, visited another dimensions, went to the forest intending to find my "alien family", felt magnetic and energetic fields around me and other people etc.). And I used to consider myself quite rational person before this!" Can you relate?

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Falling Out of Life

Reader Q&A Reader Question I was a spiritual seeker for 10 years, met some good teachers, wrote a book, was doing all right. Then fell in a canyon in 2005, died, and saw that I never existed. It turned all I learned on its head. At first was a year of clarity…and as such I …

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Which Limbo?

Spiritual Limbo may seem like one thing, but whenever you express yourself in these questions, I see so many aspects all bundled together. This may seem trivial, but it’s not. We are working to unravel these knotted balls of thought, feeling, concept, expectation, received wisdom and gathered data…so it’s important that we are clear about …

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Feeling Guilty About Things Other People Do

Reader Q&A Reader QuestionI’ve been doing the Peerless exercises and trying to be aware of what belongs to me and what doesn’t. One thing I’ve noticed that seems to be a pattern is trying to make up for the bad behavior of others and feeling guilty for things they do, that I have nothing to …

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Choosing Your Perspective

Reader Q&A This is part of a conversation I’ve been having with a reader. He’s been going through a lot, and his symptoms are ones many of us have or have had. It’s not easy to suddenly be in a space where your mind doesn’t work the way it used to, or your body seems …

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How to Deal with Losing Your Motivation

Some people experience a profound loss of motivation, and lose the┬ádesire and ability to set goals and accomplish them during or after spiritual awakening. Welcome to the elite group of moody, anti-social, unmotivated enlightened people! Congrats! The word at the heart of motivation is motive, which means a reason for doing something, causing or being …

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Avoiding People and Social Interactions

Do you feel so little common ground with people and society that you’d rather just withdraw and not bother? You are still not awake, but in some stage Sleepwalkers refer to as awakening. I did not share this experience, this so called process of awakening that so many describe. You are still firmly anchored into …

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