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Affluence and the Nature of Reality

Affluence and the Nature of Reality

Affluence is the experience in which our needs are easily met and our desires spontaneously fulfilled. We feel joy, health, happiness, and vitality in every moment of our existence.

When we are grounded in the nature of reality and we also know that this same reality is our own nature, then we realize that we can create anything, because all of material creation has the same origin. Nature goes to the same place to create a cluster of nebulas, a galaxy of stars, a rainforest, or a human body as it goes to create a thought.

All of material creation, everything that we can see, touch, hear, taste, or smell is made from the same stuff and comes from the same source. Experiential knowledge of this fact gives us the ability to fulfill any desire we have, acquire any material object we want, and experience fulfillment and happiness to any extent we aspire.

All of material creation is structured out of information and energy. All quantum events are basically fluctuations of energy and information. All these impulses of energy and information are the non-stuff that make up everything that we consider stuff or matter. The impulses of energy and information that create our life experiences are reflected in our attitudes toward life.

The principles that relate specifically to the creation of unlimited material wealth can be applied to fulfill any desire, because they are the same principles that nature uses to create material reality out of a non-material essence.


Adapted from Creating Affluence, by Deepak Chopra (New World Library, 1993).

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Deepak Chopra

Acknowledged as one of the world's greatest leaders in the field of mind body medicine, Deepak Chopra, M.D. continues to transform our understanding of the meaning of health. Chopra is known as a prolific author of over 49 books with 12 best sellers on mind-body health, quantum mechanics, spirituality, and peace. A global force in the field of human empowerment, Dr. Chopra's books have been published in more than 35 languages with more than 20 million copies in print.


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8:10AM PST on Feb 2, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

2:49AM PST on Jan 31, 2013


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9:57AM PDT on Sep 27, 2012

Hopefully, if you're lucky enough to have wealth, you'll be lucky enough to have peace & happiness with yourself. Thanks

8:02AM PDT on Sep 27, 2012

Spiritual happiness is affluence!!

3:44AM PDT on Sep 27, 2012

Thanks for sharing

1:03AM PDT on Sep 27, 2012

Thanks. I find that my emotional and spiritual needs being met brings me much more happiness and satisfaction than the material.

11:13PM PDT on Sep 26, 2012

Affluence follows a healthy relationship with "self". Those people might have monetary wealth but they are spiritually bankrupt!

5:38PM PDT on Sep 26, 2012

Thank you :-)

5:28PM PDT on Sep 26, 2012


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Funny! Thank you!

I really like the trigger suggestion, I'll give that a try.

LOL. Thanks. Yeah, a green table, with insects crawling out all the time ... ;-))

Thank you for sharing.


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