Paul Nijar

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Living Life Through Morality Shortens Your Mortality

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By Paul Nijar

You – “But I want to do what I want to do!”

Family – “No! What will the neighbors think?!”

You see that?! See what happened just there? That was an example of everything you want to do, but you can’t because someone’s telling you “no.” We have many desires and dreams in our lives, but a lot of them go unmet and it’s not because we don’t think we can do it. It’s because we are so concerned of what others will say. Continue reading

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Who Would Have Thought That the Saying, It Is Mind Over Matter; If You Do Not Mind, Then It Does Not Matter, Teaches Us How to Find Enlightenment!

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By Paul Nijar

“Ok! Ok! So I started meditating and I think I’m feeling a bit more at peace, but like is there something more?”

Finding peace in meditation is just a touch of what can be achieved.  Meditating isn’t merely about talking about being Zen-like while drinking herbal teas with your vegan cupcakes.  The peaceful attainment is the first step into finding true depth into your spiritual being.  There is more to you than being a peaceful physical body! Continue reading

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Objects In the Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear

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By Paul Nijar

“I work and I work, to no avail! Where’s the success I seek!? Am I not worthy!? What’s the point of all this work and efforts if it all goes to nothing?!”

We all try to work towards some sort of goal. When our efforts don’t meet our expectations, we become disheartened. As time slips away without the rewards we seek from our labor, we start to live in anguish. We start to feel like a hamster on a spinning wheel, going nowhere. Continue reading