Iccha Will Jnana Understanding Kriya Action
Understanding and applying spiritual practices and principles is always a challenge. Overcoming the challenges and obstacles is the essence of practice. The first stumbling blocks are encountered within. But most spiritual practitioners cite the most problematic issues as those which arise in the disharmony and dissonance of other humans.
Do you have a space dedicated to Divine presence? It's important to anchor your spiritual life by setting aside a special place that represents your commitment to the Divine. While the Divine is certainly everything and everywhere, if we specifically take the time to create a beautiful scene of sacred elements expressing our connection to the Divine that connection is significantly deepened and enhanced,
Today marks the start of Navratri (‘The Nine-Nights’) the festival of the Divine Mother in Her three forms, or the trinity known as the ‘Tridevi’, that is formed by Durga, the goddess of strength, steadfastness, and courage, Lakshmi, the goddess of abundance and beauty, and Saraswati, the goddess of learning, wisdom, and communication. This major festival is celebrated with various prayers, gifts, fasts, and feasts, where each goddess represents an aspect of achievement and perfection within one’s own life journey.