In the West, mysticism always used to be
restricted to a tiny fraction of the population
(i.e., shamans, esoteric brotherhoods, and
small spiritual groups). Never before has there
been a widespread teaching of these methods to
the general population. Now, mysticism pervades
the Western world.
practices have even spread into formerly
Almost any form of
meditation will eventually take you to an
experience of yourself as source, or your
higher self . . . Eventually you will start
experiencing certain moments during your
meditation when there is a sort of click in
your consciousness and you feel like things are
really working; you may even experience a lot
of energy flowing through you or a warm radiant
glow in your body. These are signs that you are
beginning to channel the energy of your higher
People must realize that truth is
discovered by faith and not by feelings, so
matter how intensely wonderful that feeling
might be at the moment!
The basic message of
these books and hundreds of others like them
could be reduced to one simple word, a word
that cries out a uniform consistent theme
meditate! The type she practices and promotes
involves stopping the normal flow of human
thought. You cant get the click she speaks
of unless you go all the way by emptying the
mind versus simply just sitting and thinking.
Merely pondering does not suffice. To meditate
successfully, you must employ a specific
method which produces a void referred to by
many New Age practitioners as the silenceor
the voice of the silence.
What a person
has done when they practice this type of
meditation is to open their minds to demon
possession! Doubt it Not!