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Ed Parkinson
Interests: life, art, spiritual paths, sri lanka, ireland, eckankar
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Mindfulness of where we are, how we feel, what we are doing, who we are with, and making the most of the moment can be a major benefit to us. We are able to deal with life moment by moment... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
"The secret of a balanced life is to live each moment in the right spiritual frame of mind." Harold Klemp “Mindful meditation has been discovered to foster the ability to inhibit those very quick emotional impulses.” Daniel Goleman “In Asian... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
We have some wonderful divine inner gifts but we are so busy and involved in our outer physical lives that we don't allow ourselves the time to recognise or use them. Our outer world is distracting us and keeping us... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
"Soul, a particle of God, is blessed with the gift of creative imagination, which finds a solution for every problem." Harold Klemp “Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma -... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
Recently I've spoken with a few different friends who suffer from anxiety or worry. While most of us will have some anxious moments now and then, these guys suffer from it regularly and have to resort to medication to help... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
“Soul—the spiritual principle, the creative spark of God—cannot work if you panic. Anxiety shuts down the creative centers. When you can’t think, whatever you try to do becomes one blunder piled upon another. If you slow down, the spiritual principle... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
Do you have dreams? Do you have nightmares? Are they real? Think about their reality for a minute. When you are in the dream they are real and when you are in a nightmare the situation you are going through... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
“As we unfold spiritually, the reality of our inner life enters new dimensions and we must change with it.” Harold Klemp “A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.” Colin Powell “Life is one... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
There are many blessings in our lives but we don't see most of them. We can get into the habit of being in our habits, where we continue on the same circle of thought, actions and behaviours day after day... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
"True contemplation is reflecting on the blessings of God in your life." Harold Klemp “Every day I feel is a blessing from God. And I consider it a new beginning. Yeah, everything is beautiful.” Prince “God will not permit any... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
Firstly, let's define what we mean by detachment. For our purpose the definition is, the ability to separate ourselves from the objects, emotions, memories and attitudes of our outer world. Our lack of attachment to these things will allow us... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
Firstly, let's define what we mean by detachment. For our purpose the definition is, the ability to separate ourselves from the objects, emotions, memories and attitudes of our outer world. Our lack of attachment to these things will allow us... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
“The real meaning of detached love is to let others exist without forcing our will upon them. That is spiritual love." Harold Klemp “He who would be serene and pure needs but one thing, detachment.” Meister Eckhart “The essence of... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
When we get annoyed we are facing a lesson. We are being taught how to deal with that issue, challenge or factor in our lives. We may see the person who is giving us this lesson as an enemy but... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
"Every experience, waking or dream, has a lesson or message to impart to us." Harold Klemp “There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
We are all connected to the Life-force but most of us are not aware of this. I was recently asked "How can we get into contact with the "force" that orchestrates our lives so skilfully and lovingly?" We need to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P
"Fill yourself with love. Then you will learn everything you ever need to know about God and life." Harold Klemp “There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening, that is translated through you into action, and because... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2014 at Spiritual Art Blog - *Ed P