Spirituality & The Flu

I caught the flu bug on Friday. I woke up ridiculously tired and knew I felt off for some reason, but living in this modern day rat-race, I downed a cup of coffee, silenced the little voice in my heart begging me to rest, and headed out the door to work. I couldn’t even work…

Sing Your Song

This snowy morning, driving to Coffee Culture, I was listening to Memories by Maroon 5, and after parking, I couldn't help but continue singing the song as I walked into the shop. There was a man cleaning the shop's windows, and he heard me singing, and he was listening to music, and he started singing,…

How To Manifest Your Dreams

So ever since I was a depressed teen in high school, I have always wondered what it took to live your dream. I mean, we all wonder that, don't we? We all know that inside of us is a greatness unique to us; we all have joy, kindness, fun, adventure, beauty and genius within each…

Jesus Healed Me

After an extremely productive morning of following the energy of my alignment, I found myself driving to the parking lot of one of my secret nature getaways. I parked in a relatively secluded part of the lot and pulled up next to the side of the lot where there was lots of greenery. The morning…

The False Self vs the True Self

The false self has many names, as does the true self, which knowing about can help to broaden your understanding of what these two terms mean, and how the identification with one or the other influences your perception of reality, as well as your experience of it. The False SelfThe false self goes by many…

19 Real Signs and Symptoms of a Spiritual Awakening

spiritual awakening

A spiritual awakening occurs when one realizes that the nature of reality is far greater than what they have been conditioned to believe. When someone has a spiritual awakening, their consciousness expands in size and raises in vibration. Spiritual masters have expanded their consciousness to include everything (Oneness/Non-duality) and have trained themselves to have a…

The Proper Way to Meditate

When I first became interested in spirituality, the practice of meditation captivated me. I thought it to be a necessary element in furthering one's spiritual evolution. And it is - if you know how to do it properly. If you don't, it becomes like the 99% of the actions this world involves itself with at…

My Story Thus Far

My name is Christopher Tan. This blog post is about my journey going through my spiritual awakening, surviving my dark night of the soul, experiencing enlightenment, and how these experiences shaped my destiny. I grew up hungry. I was hungry for answers, hungry for understanding, hungry for truth. But as I looked around me, the…