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Longing for Mystery; How Spiritual Experiences Change Your Life

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Longing for Mystery; How Spiritual Experiences Change Your Life

Yearning for Spiritual Renewal - excerpt from Alchemy the Magical Arts of the Union of Soul© Kristena West        "As souls, we long for mystery. We long for something to take us out of our lives, change us, shape us, intend us toward something better, something great, toward light, heat, passion, potency and purpose. Although we may desire this adventure into spirit, many of us fight off these experiences, as our egos consider them too threatening. Joseph Campbell, when speaking of the lure and danger of surrendering into the unconscious, says that these visions and dreams are dangerous. They are...

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Dreams Synchronicities Presentiments Precognition Waking Dreams of the Future

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Dreams Synchronicities Presentiments Precognition Waking Dreams of the Future

Synchronicity is when a sequence of apparently unrelated events that link to a theme or subject seem to take on a life of their own in your world. Everyone experiences synchroniticity at one time or another. Typically we don't slow down enough to work with the images or theme arising. But if we do pay attention, synchronicities can lead us to adventures, renewal, the next step, revelations, healing, crisis, or right-livelihood.     Synchronicity is a concept, first explained by psychoanallyst Carl Jung, which holds that events are "meaningful coincidences" if they occur with no causal relationship yet seem to...

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