This week means the final part of a serial dialogue on the toxic patterns found in contemporary spirituality! In an effort to illuminate common pitfalls and dangers in sensational spiritual practices, this final article clarifies points addressed in the previous two, adding additional clarification about the difference between healthy and toxic spirituality. The blog concludes with some ideas of where to go from here, if you feel that your spiritual practice has fallen into the marketed sensationalism.Read More
All of the blog posts are written by Arien Smith with the intention to heal, inform, and expand every reader. Three posts a week: Monday Mindfulness, Wednesday Yoga, Saturday Reflections.
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Part two of a three part dialogue on the toxic patterns found in Westernized spirituality today. In an effort to illuminate these common pitfalls, this series will highlight the differences between sensational spirituality and a genuine healing path. Some of the other issues in New Age culture, like cultural appropriation and ableism will also be discussed. This week--some bulleted list comparisons between healthy spirituality and toxic sensational spirituality.Read More