Black Spirituality Religion : The transformation of spiritual aspirant

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  1. dattaswami1

    dattaswami1 Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    The transformation of spiritual aspirant

    The spiritual journey is to transform yourself from ignorant soul to realized soul and finally to become the liberated soul which is called as the complete salvation. You have to be dear and near to God to become a liberated soul. This transformation is possible by His grace only. His grace comes only when you are in true path. You can go in the true path if you get the true knowledge from Him only. This is the divine cycle. The true path is selfless service through words, mind, intelligence and work and fruit of work. Such five-fold service is rendered by you to your body and your family members. An ignorant soul is controlled by ignorance, which is real. A realized soul has neither ignorance nor the grace of God.

    This middle stage comes because, in this stage, the soul serves the Lord through words, mind and intelligence but not through work and fruit of work. The service is theoretical but not practical. In this stage, the coverage of ignorance (Avaranam) is removed but the practical effect (Vikshepa) is not removed. He realizes the Truth but is unable to practice it. In the final stage God’s grace dawns on him and the ignorance is removed theoretically and practically. The ignorance may exist in this stage also as a helper for the full entertainment. Such ignorance may appear real from the view of liberated soul also, but it will be removed by God whenever the scheduled duration ends. Such real ignorance is imposed by God also on Himself, which goes after the fixed schedule ends.

    At the Lotus Feet of His Holiness Sri Dattaswami

    Anil Antony

    Universal Spirituality for World Peace
  2. Angela22

    Angela22 Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    This is truth.

    One must take their first step by fearing the Father in Heaven, our Creator, and loving the Father the same. After one understands that they absolutely need the Holy Father and the Holy Son who sacrificed His own body so that we might have salvation, then they can truly take their journey on the road of faith, righteous, and justification. Once one shows belief in the Father's work and the Son's resurrection from the dead, then they'll have their eyes opened to many more wonderful works of the Most High, our KING.