True Nature of Reality

Illuminating emptiness in Christianity

In the last post we broadly looked at the relationship between Buddhism and Jesus and explored whether this spiritual teacher may indeed have been an enlightened being. In this article we will look more specifically at...

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Awaken to the mystery that is life

I’m sure that like I used to, many of us must wonder what the mystery of life is. Is it our sole purpose simply to come to this world, try our best to avoid bad things and enjoy nice things followed by our...

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Emergence of our pure potential

In general I try to be mindful of training my mind in ways that make it more peaceful and positive, understanding this helps cause the pure potential in oneself to emerge. But knowing the best way to do this isn’t...

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A spiritual awakening

Many spiritual traditions talk about the concept of spiritual awakening, or we could say people’s experience of it, and I’d imagine there must be many different definitions out there. For some maybe...

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Our ultimate nature, emptiness

In the last post we looked at the emptiness of the self, or we could say how the self we normally see doesn’t exist, and that observing the duality within our self helps us to realise this. Why? Because we...

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Identifying the nature of self

In the last post we looked at a couple of conventional views which aim to explain, if not who we are, then how we came to be the way we are. In this post I want to explore this concept of the ‘actual’ or...

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Who am I?

Who am I? Is this the existential question that has plagued mankind since the beginning of time? Well… errrr no, possibly not…. but maybe it should be. So what is the true nature of the self? I’d like...

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The eternal dance

I often find myself thinking about enlightenment… wondering what it would feel like. For most of us maybe we don’t really even understand what it means and may wonder ‘just what is...

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