Ananda Writers Group, Spiritual Growth, Spiritualizing Relationships

How to Find a Spiritual Relationship and Partner

Ah, love! Is there any other topic that inspires songs, poems, books and other creative works more than love? Such a “rabbit hole” of a topic, just like in Alice in Wonderland, especially when involving spirituality. When one asks the question, “What is God?” the answer can rightly be given as, “God is LOVE.” It’s said also that God is … Read More

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The Imitation of Christ – Thomas à Kempis

Paramhansa Yogananda, referred to Thomas à Kempis as a very great saint and highly recommended his book to others saying,  It is no mere imitation of Christ. It is Christ. Thomas a Kempis was a 15th-century German monk, scholar, and mystic whose whole life was dedicated to inner communion with Christ. At age 19, he joined the Augustinian order where … Read More

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Life is the Teacher

Nayaswami Devi writes that “A true spiritual teacher like Swamiji is much more than even his wisdom, his guidance, or love.” Nayaswami Devi shares some of the life lessons she learned from Swamiji that can also teach and guide us.

Spiritual Growth, Spiritualizing Relationships

Her Long Tone of Love

Divine Mother has her own techniques – her whispers from eternity to help us be in tune and tune into the unconditional love she has for each one of us.

Spiritualizing Relationships


Spiritual Growth, Spiritualizing Relationships

Easter with the Holy Grail

Swami Kriyananda in his 2012 Easter message offered an inspiring challenge to us: “Easter is a reminder, once a year – more than New Year, when you make resolutions which most people break within a few hours – to tell yourself: ‘As Christ resurrected himself, I want to resurrect myself. Whatever I have been, whatever faults I have had, whatever … Read More