Posts Tagged ‘divine nature’

We Are All Drunken Princes!

August 10, 2010

Photo by Erin B. Moore

Your soul, the individualized God force within you, is but a wave of spirit in the vast ocean of Spirit. Yet most of us remain unaware of our divine nature. I like this analogy from Paramahansa Yogananda, which I found in the Winter 2005 issue of Self-Realization magazine. (Click here to subscribe.)

If a drunken prince goes into the slums and, forgetting entirely his true identity, begins lamenting, “How poor I am,” his friends will (more…)