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What’s the Purpose of Life?

What’s the Purpose of Life?

Life should be fun! Every aspect of it is a thrill beyond anything we can describe or imagine. We have all heard the saying that “we are spiritual beings having a human experience.”

Think about that. Most of us live our lives as if we must find some higher consciousness or grand purpose for why we are here when in reality “we are” the purpose. Our human-ness is our purpose. We are already divine beings and all the things we think we are not and must drive ourselves to become are already ours.

We came “down” to be human not the other way around. There is no “up” in human experience because everything about our spiritual nature is already up.

As humans we need only to remember our spiritual nature, which for most of us, is buried in an illusion of three dimensional life. We literally come to Earth as “divine” beings and we are conditioned to be human and in that conditioning we lose the awareness of our greatness – the greatness of gods.

We are on vacation. Vacations are supposed to be fun and relaxing and in our hustle, bustle and hectic lives we wear ourselves out trying to be or accomplish something that compared to our true natures as gods (having a human experience) means nothing at all….Continue reading at

Carl is the author of On Being God – Beyond Your Life’s Purpose.

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2:06PM PST on Nov 26, 2011

It's ok to have fun....

11:31AM PST on Nov 25, 2011

thanks for this

8:53AM PST on Nov 25, 2011


11:50PM PST on Nov 24, 2011

This approximates the truth.

It was supposed to be fun.

Things didn't go the way we planned.

Karma s----!

8:15PM PST on Nov 24, 2011


5:43PM PST on Nov 24, 2011

I like this:) Thank you.

10:51PM PST on Nov 23, 2011

Well, ok then... let's have some fun.

7:44PM PST on Nov 23, 2011


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