Brent's Spiritual Ramblings


Kundalini and Surrender

The Kundalini Shakti is infinite intelligence. It knows everything. It knows when you must focus on what you really need to get done and it...

Shakti Radiance

The radiance of Shakti is not quantifiable. Some may radiate more powerfully at certain times when they are in a higher state of consciousness. You...

The Divine Feminine: Kundalini Shakti

It’s somewhat of a shame that so many are quick to dismiss the Shakti as something insignificant on the spiritual path. I was guilty of...

Yoga Asanas are for Meditation and Self-Realization and Not Much Else

Asana originally means “seat”. Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras makes no mention of standing on our hands or wrapping our legs around our head. Hatha Yoga Pradipika contains only about thirty...

Celibacy, Sublimation of Sexual Energy, and the Spiritual Path

Sexual energy is the most powerful energy within the body. It’s creative energy, not limited to simply procreation. It fuels creative genius that can be...

Do different spiritual places have different energetic vibes?

There are certain areas on the planet that are said to be sort of energetic vortexes, like the planet’s chakras. If you feel called to...

Enlightenment and the Personality

Upon enlightenment, the personality is simply seen to be a sort of mask that is worn by Existence/Consciousness/God. It is not the totality of who...

Existential Depression

Put simply, someone suffering from heartbreak can fall in love again, someone suffering from sickness can find treatment, but someone suffering because of a deep,...

How to Overcome the Fear of Intimacy

As babies, we all long for nothing but intimacy. We get our nourishment in a very intimate way from our mothers, for example. Therefore, the...

How We Create Our Reality

We create our reality by either allowing our desires to manifest on their own or delaying their manifestation by focusing on their absence and trying...

If God, Why Suffering?

Suffering is painful and it’s real. I’m not going to just dismiss it by saying “there is no ego/self/me that suffers” like you might hear...

Kundalini Shakti Awakening

The awakening of Kundalini energy brings every wound to the surface to be healed, loved, and released. It is the evolutionary force within us all...

Lows and Highs: The Truth About the Spiritual Path

Here’s something that nobody really speaks about - all of the deepest spiritual poems, books, wise words and best art only come forth during what...

Manifestation and the Law of Attraction in One Sentence

Whatever you truly desire in your heart, whether it is abundance, a relationship, health, success, an experience, anything at all—it is very possible for you...

On Spiritual Teachers, Gurus, and Abuse of Students and Followers

There are many stages or levels along the spiritual path. There are degrees of awakening, realization and integration. Though some deny it, this has been...

On the Spiritual Path, Be Easy on Yourself

Acknowledge that you have suppressed negative emotions and thought patterns within you that must be healed so that you can fully embody your true blissful...

Synchronicity (Or Meaningful Coincidences)

Synchronicity has become so overwhelmingly common in my life that I directly rely on it to guide my day-to-day functioning. The entire world is my...

The Dark Night of the Soul

The simplest way of expressing the essence of a dark night of the soul is that it is a time that involves a deep and...

Violence, Abuse, and Healing with Unconditional Love

If you can recognize even the most negative thoughts and feelings as a manifestation of the Divine Light, even if they are extremely uncomfortable, perhaps...

What Spiritual Awakening Really Is

An awakening includes a sudden shift in perception or profound glimpse into something beyond the five senses and the mind. It can happen spontaneously to...

What does it mean to raise your vibration?

You cannot raise your vibration. You can only reduce resistance, which in turn allows your vibration to rise on its own.  Any effort to raise...

What is a Soul?

From the highest most absolute perspective, there is only one consciousness or one soul that’s transcendent of all relative, subjective ideas of individual human beings....

What is God's Will?

God’s will is that which blossoms the flowers at the perfect moment, erupts volcanoes, crashes waves and blows the clouds across the sky. God’s will...

Chakras

The chakras can be perceived as colored light and they spin as the energy flows through them. Each corresponds with different aspects of the human...

What is Samadhi? What are the Stages of Samadhi?

Samadhi is a term referring to a meditative state of consciousness. There are multiple states of samadhi, each involving progressively deeper states of absorption of...