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Mistakes on the Spiritual Path
If there are such things as mistakes on the Spiritual Path, then I must be one of the world's leading experts on them, having made pretty much all of them one way or another. If you had asked me 20 years ago whether it is possible to make spiritual mistakes, I'm pretty sure I would have said "Of course!" My understanding is different today. It is all very well to know about things, but it is completely different to actually know them. But we are getting ahead of ourselves. Let's have a look at some of the common "mistakes" people are inclined to make on the Spiritual Path.
Here is a list of some common spiritual mistakes, in no particular order:-
Spirituality is a vast and multi-faceted subject. It is all too easy to get caught up in all sorts of esoteric ideas and neglect the basics, which, though prosaic and maybe even boring, are ABSOLUTELY ESSENTIAL to the successful deepening and advancement of spiritual practice. We will look at some of the things that are non-negotiable for genuine spiritual progress. Please bear in mind that the definition of spirituality that I am working from is "of Spirit" or in other words, to do with the Soul's Divine consciousness. This is not about 3rd dimensional emotional or energetic experiences. First, we will cover honesty, truth and trust. Together, these fall under the banner of integrity.