Introduction to authentic spirituality (Mysticism – spiritual vision and spiritual intelligence)
“Spirituality” has become an overused word with little understanding of what it really means in every lived experiences. Human life, human potential, health and wellbeing are intrinsically linked to spirituality, however, with the overuse and ill definition of spirituality has left many confused, while others unaware of the differences between religion, pseudo-spirituality and authentic-spirituality.
Date: 17th Oct 2020
Time: 10am - 1pm
Venue: Zoom online
Authentic-spirituality is a universal phenomenon experienced by many human beings all around the world.
What to expect?
This workshop has been specially designed to explore authentic-spirituality. The workshop will cover a range of topics including:-
What is the difference between religion, pseudo-spirituality and authentic-spirituality?
How is authentic-spirituality related to our health (Spiritual health)?
How spirituality help in times of health crisis and death.
What is Mysticism?
Dangers associated with pseudo-spirituality
Authentic-spirituality is a universal phenomenon experienced by many human beings all around the world. In other words, human beings have similarities; and in most of them, spirituality is the sense of common and the mysterious part of human nature consisting of a set of values, attitudes, and understanding related to the transcendental self, which directs it and deals with experiences that elevate it in other dimensions. There is spirituality in the inside and outside world of human. Therefore, spiritual is not only a dimension per se, but also affects other dimensions.
The importance of spirituality and the spiritual dimension of health in healthcare has considerably increased in the past decades.
The critical attributes extracted for spiritual health included transcendence, purposefulness and meaningfulness, faithfulness, harmonious interconnectedness, integrative power, multidimensionality, and holistic being.
Besides, the antecedents of spiritual health included capability and potentiality for transcendence, and spiritual awareness (spiritual vision and spiritual intelligence).
Spiritual Intelligence is the Intuitive knowledge of the Self.
We are all connected; To each other, biologically. To the earth, chemically. To the rest of the universe atomically.