Alchemy {7} ~ The Spiritual Stages Of Alchemy {6} ~ Distillation

Once we begin our Spiritization we must find a way to continue to integrate all of these spiritual realizations into our lives in order to allow them to become permanent. Distillation is the level of further purification.

One example of Distillation is finding ways to live from a daily place of inner peace – even in the most mundane circumstances. With enough repeated practice of constantly dying and being reborn in the present moment without entering again into the habits, identifications, and cycles of the mind, we experience a strong and profound inner transformation. In the East, this is what is mostly defined as self-realization or “spiritual enlightenment.”

Certain practices such as mindfulness, meditation, yoga, and self-inquiry are useful in this stage.

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