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Fulfill Your Intentions

Fulfill Your Intentions

When you learn to quiet the mind and purify all of its long-held conflicts, the simple reality of how the universe works – the what is – will unfold.

Take a little time every day to notice the contents of your mind. This act of noticing, although very simple, is one of the most powerful steps to bringing about change. What you don’t see you cannot change.

Your ego may not like admitting that you are filled with denial, conflict, mixed intentions, shame, guilt, and all the other confusions that darken the mind and prevent it from seeing the reality of what is. In fact, the ego prides itself on its ability to hide these things from you, on the pretext that you will suffer pain if you look into your mistakes, faults, and sins.

To fulfill your intentions, the steps are completely natural, but they have to be learned. Get the ego, with all its expectations and anticipations, to step aside. Instead of feeling you have to control the outcome of your intention, be assured that the field will do the work for you. Release your intention into the field of the timeless; the more expanded your awareness, the clearer will be the signal you are sending.

Be easy and natural with the whole process. When all these steps come together, your intention will enter the field of awareness, which acts like a matrix to connect your individual thought with all that is. The effortless flow toward an outcome will not be impeded or obstructed by anxieties and attachments of the fearful ego.

In truth, none of the mind’s darkness is sin. God does not judge, only the mind does. Having all your heartfelt wishes come true is what God wants for each person; it is our natural state as creators of our own reality.

Adapted from Twenty Spiritual Lessons for Creating the Life You Want, by Deepak Chopra (Harmony Books, 1995).

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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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9:02AM PST on Feb 21, 2014

Thanks. Good advice.

9:27AM PDT on Apr 12, 2013

Thanks.

8:30AM PDT on Jul 2, 2012

good reminders

5:30PM PDT on Mar 18, 2012

SAVE OUR BEAUTIFUL PLANET FROM THE WHITE PEOPLE'S PSYCHOPATHIC ECONOMIC/SOCIAL SYSTEM.....

5:30PM PST on Mar 4, 2012

love it, thanks

3:09PM PST on Feb 23, 2012

Heaven is a place, and hell is a state of mind. Accept love and the beauty in life. God bless.

11:22AM PST on Feb 22, 2012

thanks

11:22AM PST on Feb 22, 2012

thanks

3:46AM PST on Feb 22, 2012

I'd be so perfect if it weren't for my big ego!

12:17AM PST on Feb 22, 2012

Thank you.

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