This chapter begins by discussing the occurrence of the big bang over fifteen billion years ago in a gigantic explosion and has been expanding ever since. Eckhart explains that the universe is always growing and becoming more complex and differentiated. He goes into how scientists think this drive towards multiplicity may reverse at some point and move back towards unity. The universe will eventually stop expanding and begin to contract again, reversing and going back to the nothingness, the unmanifested, and maybe even begin the whole process again of being born, expanding, and dying. [Read more…]
In chapter nine of a “New Earth” Tolle discusses the idea of discovering your inner purpose. As Tolle points out once we have overcome the problem of survival, the issue of meaning and purpose becomes the most important questions we can ask. [Read more…]
Tolle starts Chapter 8 titled “The Discovery Of Inner Space” with an ancient Sufi story. In this story there was a king who was either in a state of extreme happiness or incredible depression. If something good happened to the king he would be overwhelmed with joy. But if even the slightest thing went wrong he would become furiously upset. Eventually even the king become tired of living in this way and looked for an alternative. To overcome his problem he sought out advice from a wiseman and asked him what the secret to his serenity was. [Read more…]
Ramana Maharshi teaching has been life changing for a lot of people around the world. Here are my 7 Life Changing Ramana Maharshi quotes.
Kim Eng is both romantic (wife) and professional partner to best selling author Eckhart Tolle. Not only has she helped to bring Tolle’s spiritual message to wider audience, she is also a teacher in her own right. Below you can learn more about Kim Eng, her teachings and her life journey. [Read more…]