What Is Spirituality?

Spirituality can be defined in two ways. The first way is that spirituality is returning to the witnessing state. That’s all there is to it. To be outside of mind and thoughts, to just simply be. That’s all spirituality is. The second definition, one that you often here in dictionaries , is this: “Spirituality means…

Scientific Quotes That Blur The Boundaries Between Mysticism and Science

In this article are quotes that seem to smear the line between mysticism and science. These are quotes from well respected scientists that seem to suggest what the mystics have been saying for thousands of years and makes you question the true nature of reality. Max Planck German theoretical physicist who originated quantum theory,which won him the Nobel…

10 Quotes That Will Transform Your Life (With Explanations)

One of my most popular pages on Ars Spiritus is this post, which is a collection of the most chilling quotes. I have a keen eye for the quotes that will really have a deep impact on your lives. Here are my top ten favourite quotes which I guarantee will leave an impact on you….

Nisargadatta Maharaj

A recent spiritual teacher that has come to my attention recently is Nisargadatta Maharaj. Living normally most of his life, he went to see a spiritual teacher with a friend to help get him on his path. After an instruction to always remind himself of “I AM”, and repeat it when he get too attached…

Awaken From The Dream Of Ignorance

For the majority of people on Earth, they live in ignorance. They don’t even know what they’re doing, or why they’re doing it. They just have a belief that says you have to do it, or you will cease to exist. But that’s all that is, a belief. We have a conditioned mind pattern that…

15 Intriguing Quotes From Stuart Wilde

Stuart Wilde is one of my new teachers. I’ve heard of his name mentioned a few times, but I’ve never looking into his teachings. He has eccentric stories of his adventurous life has represented itself through his wise teachings and speeches, and shows you how to reclaim your power and live a fulfilled life. Here…

Plunge Into Reality

Many people see spirituality as an airy-fairy way of escaping from reality. “You are deluding yourself”, I have heard many times, “by trying to be happy when there are so many terrible things happening in the world.” Global warming, the Arab uprisings, starving children in Africa and a host of other things are common things…

John The Fish

Today I just want to share a simple quote, which perfectly represents the illusion of self.

The Truth To Being

We are all human beings. Not human doings, but simply to be. This implies just existence. You don’t need to get the best grades, you don’t have to go to college, you don’t need that 9-5, $70 thousand a year job, you don’t need anything. You don’t need any of that to be happy. And…

Open The Blinds

Life can get pretty dark. Sometimes the darkness comes gradually, and other times it feels like the candle suddenly blew out. It is to be expected. Life is a ride, it goes up and down. The ups make the downs seem more real, and the down makes the ups seem more real. They go hand…