Spirituality is a very broad concept with many perspectives. In general, it includes personal growth by touching and illuminating your inner self, sensing a connection to something bigger than your own self and seeking the meaning of life and peace.
Discovering your spiritual side
Discovering your spiritual side is to discover your true self, your true beliefs, your true personality and accepting them. This is one of the best ways to get the happiness and satisfaction you seek in your life. Making peace with yourself may be the most difficult yet the easiest task you will ever have to do in your life. Spirituality brings meaning to your life and helps you find your purpose in the world.
Spirituality and meditation go hand in hand. Meditation is the practice through which you can enlighten and realize the true nature of mind by diving deep into your own consciousness by deliberately controlling your senses in a way that you are able to make peace with your body and your mind is able to think clearly. At this point, the full potential of your mind is unlocked. According to spirituality, life’s goal is to merge the mind into infinite consciousness. And, one of the best approaches to achieve this is by practicing meditation.
Why is spirituality needed?
Spirituality is the personal practice of examining the meaning and purpose of life and finding the right direction in life. It helps overcome the feeling of dissatisfaction and being imperfect. As you attain spirituality, you get in touch with your innermost persona which releases thoughts and desires which were suppressed either by your own self or by others. Once you are aware of these thoughts and desires, you are able to shape your life according to your true wishes which eliminate all the unhappiness from your life. It helps you attain inner peace and have a conscious mind.
Inner peace: Being at peace means deliberately putting your mind and body in a calm state to improve your thought process and feel enlightened. Having inner peace substantially decreases stress. Inner calm and peace of mind is the ability to cope with any kind of conflicts in life.
Mind & consciousness: Mind and brain are two separate entities residing in your body. The brain controls your bodily movements and neural functioning while the mind handles your thoughts and emotions. When you evolve spiritually, you unshackle yourself from the world and are able to make better decisions for yourself.