By Sri Shuddhaanandaa Brahmachari
Spirituality is not something that you are trying to experience through your senses or your restless mind; it is essentially the fragrance of the flower that is your soul. The bud of spiritual opportunity or your divine potentiality takes its own natural time to blossom into a beautiful fragrant flower. Spiritual experience is only for those who have patience and perseverance. It is for those who have a tremendous will power to keep alive their efforts in the midst of all opposing forces.
I am often asked, “How do I know whether I am truly making progress on my spiritual path? I keep doing all the practices and yet nothing is happening.”
Here are a few questions to ask yourself when you do your self- assessment: