Here are seven suggestions to help you transcend ingrained ideas of self-importance. All of these are designed to help prevent you from falsely identifying with the self-important ego.
Articles for Spirit
Which is more truthful: science or art? On its face, this question presents a false choice. Science and art belong to two separate realms. Both express deep truths about existence, but in very different ways.
by Ashley Davis: We all know that one of the best ways to manage stress is exercise. Of course, we could also include massages, vacations, and healthy food as effective stress managers.
Deepak Chopra, M.D.: The fourth spiritual law of success is the Law of Least Effort.
Eckhart Tolle: Have you ever experienced the dark night of the soul? Your teachings have been so helpful through this difficult period. Can you address this subject?
Eckhart Tolle: Spiritual Teacher and author was born in Germany and educated at the Universities of London and Cambridge. At the age of twenty-nine a profound inner transformation radically changed the course of his life.
Deepak Chopra, M.D.: Oprah Winfrey: When you’re feeling troubled or lost, or simply confused about life, inner harmony is held out as a goal–a beautiful but perhaps mythical goal.
According to yogic philosophy, kundalini is a spiritual energy or life force located at the base of the spine. It is conceptualized as a coiled up serpent.
Oprah Winfrey: “She has used her influence to do for spirituality what Anna Wintour has done for fashion.”
Ram Dass probes deeply into the nature of helping relationships. He suggests that when we see deeply into each human being, no matter how desperate the situation, we are able to honor and learn from them.