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Spiritual Work

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Seeking spiritual guidance is always a great idea, but there are ways to help yourself as well! Find here some safe and easy spiritual “how-tos” to bring a little more light back to your life.

HOW CANDLE BURNING WORKS

Did you know? Candle burning is actually uncommon in African spirituality. It is more of a western spiritual practice. Instead, what may be used to achieve a certain desire is "a lamp". This is also used by the older generations of spiritual people in Jamaica. The lamps are different. They are often made from a clay dish with a small split in the side, a wick or a small piece of cloth is inserted into this split, with lamp oil poured into it and then it is lit. Often, these lamps are used as just lights, but they can also be used in spiritual work to achieve certain desires the same way one would use a candle. ...

Did you know? Candle burning is actually uncommon in African spirituality. It is more of a western spiritual practice. Instead, what may be used to achieve a certain desire is "a lamp". This is also used by the older generations of spiritual people in Jamaica. The lamps are different. They are often made from a clay dish with a small split in the side, a wick or a small piece of cloth is inserted into this split, with lamp oil poured into it and then it is lit. Often, these lamps are used as just lights, but they can also be used in spiritual work to achieve certain desires the same way one would use a candle. ...

MEDIATION OF THE HEART

This (the above title), consists of quietly concentrating attention on the heart and the region between the heart and solar plexus,  which is the physical correspondence of the Spiritual Heart; for there is the true tabernacle of the divine presence whose temple is the human body.  It should be the focus of our careful attention, in order that we may be able to hear the voice of our Spiritual Witness, and maintain the vital fire. ...

This (the above title), consists of quietly concentrating attention on the heart and the region between the heart and solar plexus,  which is the physical correspondence of the Spiritual Heart; for there is the true tabernacle of the divine presence whose temple is the human body.  It should be the focus of our careful attention, in order that we may be able to hear the voice of our Spiritual Witness, and maintain the vital fire. ...