Praying with a heart of Altruism.

There is a church close to where I live, that's well known for their warfare kind of prayer. It's not uncommon to heart them pray out loud for the...

The illusion of knowledge is ruining our Spiritual Development.

While I was in church yesterday, I struggled to get into the flow of the lesson considered. However, my Spirit woke up when the teacher asked a question. The...

Did I make the Right choice?

Have you ever been asked this question by a friend or family or someone that looks up to you? Have someone ever asked you to validate a decision that...

The Story of Upali

The Story of Upali (as told by Ven. Narada in The Buddha and His teachings) On one occasion Upali the millionaire, a follower of Nigantha Nataputta, approached the Buddha and...

Is a life worth more than others?

The gospels tell us of the tale of how Herod the King ordered the death of all children below a certain age because he felt threatened by the birth...

What does it mean to accept Christ?

Accepting Christ in it's simplest term can be likened to the planting of the seed of God within you.  Most Agriculturist knows that weeds grow effortlessly on lands. The lands...

Understanding the man Jesus and the Nature of Christ.

Anytime I study the gospels, and especially the words attributed to Jesus Christ, I try to differentiate the words spoken by the man Jesus, and the words spoken through...

A rethink on what Christ means.

Peter confessed that Jesus is the Christ. However, what does Christ means? Christ means the anointed one. It also means the Messiah in Hebrew. Why did Christ come to this...

The Monkey’s Heart

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oisUMubLzUo The Monkey's Heart Once upon a time, while Brahmadatta was king of Benares, the Bodhisatta came to life at the foot of the Himalayas as a monkey. He grew strong...

Crossing the Wilderness

Crossing the Wilderness While the Buddha was staying at Jetavana Monastery near Savatthi, the wealthy banker, Anathapindika, went one day to pay his respects. His servants carried masses of flowers,...

Floating testimonials on the spiritual benefits

"My first session in a float tank was pretty trippy. Once the door closed I had a mini-panic claustrophobic attack (and I don't really suffer from claustrophobia), because I...

I am awake

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oKpE3wmrpRA I Am Awake When the Buddha started to wander around India shortly after his enlightenment, he encountered several men who recognized him to be a very extraordinary being. They asked him,...

The Brave Little Parrot

What matters more, the results of your actions or the spirit with which you perform them? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uPnY9_l8AEw The Brave Little Parrot -- A Jataka Tale Once, long ago, the Buddha was born...

Floating powerfully improves your mind

Benefits to the Mind Floating benefits your mind because floating eliminates the distractions to meditation. The practice of meditation has proven in numerous clinical studies to boost mental function, and...