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Comparison is Kryptonite

Authenticity, Chakras, Self Acceptance, Self, self realizationSarvasmarana Ananda Ma NithyaComment

We have all done it at one point or another—been the victim of the dreaded ‘green eyed monster.’

Whether it has been someone’s looks, their wealth, their social status or their success in the outer world we have all done it, myself included. Heck, I have even been guilty of envying someone’s spiritual progress thinking that they were more spiritually evolved or had more knowledge than me.

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From Medication to Meditation ~

Addiction, Enlightenment, Meditation, self realization, YogaSarvasmarana Ananda Ma NithyaComment

Back in the day before I started meditating I was an expert at medicating myself. I had been doing it my whole life without even realizing it.

I used to medicate myself with food, shopping and sleep. Sleep was my favorite drug of choice. When I was asleep I was in the utmost unconscious state and I did not have to feel my pain or much less face it. When everything became all too much I would just go to sleep. I did this for years until I learned how to meditate.

14 Things I Don't Do Anymore ~

Authenticity, Awareness, Completion, Ego, Enlightenment, Expansion, Integrity, patterns, Self, Self Acceptance, Self Love, self realizationSarvasmarana Ananda Ma NithyaComment

These are just a few little things I have learned along the way. When I have let go of these—I have experienced such liberation, joy and peace within myself.

1. Wake up and look at Facebook right away. Instead I make a perfect latte and read something spiritual to feed my soul for the day and set the tone for how for how I want it to unfold.

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