The following words describing how “solitude is indispensable” are by James Allan, the British mystic who had attained cosmic consciousness. The great, spiritual legacy he left us is contained in the few books he wrote. These words come from his book, “Byways of Blessedness,” contained within the Chapter Solitude. In the footsteps of James Allan—a sainted one who walked the Way of the Mystic—you will derive the most benefit when you take his words deeply into your heart and there let them permeate your inner being. These periodic moments of quiet contentment are the well of sustainment for the natural process of spiritual unfoldment. Within, your true Self awaits—in blessed moments of stillness and solitude.
“The pure life of the spirit cannot be found, but is lost, in the
Just as the body requires rest for the recuperation of its forces,
As the body breaks down when deprived of the needful rest
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Text © by Zane Maser, 2016. Three quoted paragraphs © James Allan. Photo gratefully used from Wikimedia Commons. All 2009-2016 rights of Zane Maser and SunnyCat Astrology reserved worldwide.
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Posted by: Zane Maser | December 29, 2016