Awakening Experiences Finally Become Permanent

By Saleem Rana – It feels weird telling people about my inner experiences. But, perhaps, my story will encourage others to seek the divine presence within themselves. I first became aware that life was more than it appeared to be when I was 14-years-old. At that time, I read books by Lobsang Rampa. These talked about things like clairvoyance, astral travel and psychic powers. His tales of psychic...

Super Bowl Ads Point to Awakening of Consciousness

I’m thrilled and amazed at how often I hear people talking about “awakening” lately. Eckhart Tolle, author of The Power of Now, recently said on EckhartTolleTV: “Without considering the Eastern world, my estimate is that at this time about 10 percent of people in North America are already awakening. That makes 30 million Americans alone, and in addition to those people in other North American...

A Humble Interpretation of the Lord’s Prayer

Although I was raised in a Midwestern fundamentalist Christian church, I left Christianity behind in my 20s, feeling that it offered me no sustenance. For another 30 years I searched for God in other religions and other spiritual practices. So it’s kind of funny that now, I seem to have come full circle. I’m constantly noticing some powerful Christian teachings. A prime example is the Lord’s...

Oneness Reaches Across All Religions and Even Non-Religion

Oneness, a spiritual organization, founded by Sri Amma Bhagavan seeks to alleviate human suffering at its roots by awakening humanity into oneness, wherein every individual feels connected to all that is, according to the Oneness University website. The central aspect of Oneness is Oneness Deeksha, which is a process of transfer of divine grace that initiates a journey into higher states of consciousness....