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What is Enlightenment? Series Part 2.- Questioning 'Spiritual Evolution'
I am an ardent, rigorously honest, spiritual seeker, the owner of Sakura Designs, and offer Mala Beads for meditation and yoga. I have a degree in Contemplative Psychology from Naropa University and with a minor in Buddhist Studies, and have been looking to find a viable spiritual path since I was a teen. I've recently been reading The Guru Papers- Masks of Authoritarian Power, and some noted spiritual training 'churches' and self help groups can have as many as 30 or more levels of training. Many of these may show signs of definable cult-like organizations, and use common tactics, namely