Written by Wes Annac, The Culture of Awareness
Here, I’d like to take a look at the physical and spiritual bodies, as described by Sri Ramakrishna. Like most of us probably know, the physical body isn’t the only one we possess by far, and within it lives the spiritual body, which never dies.
When our time in the physical body ends, we’ll depart it with the spiritual body intact and explore the next, higher state of consciousness that waits for us.
Some spiritual teachers, like Ramakrishna, encourage us to transcend our attachment to the physical body (and the material realm in general), but I think we can love, support and nourish it despite that it’s impermanent. Continue reading