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What do you think is at the very heart of spiritual development?

Discussion in 'Religions Q&A' started by Frank Goad, May 28, 2022.

  1. Frank Goad

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    What do you think is at the very heart of spiritual development?:)
     
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    Spiritual development probably begins with the realisation that there is more to our existence than mind and body. And that the spiritual side of us requires nourishing, just as much as do the body and mind.
     
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