I originally wrote this article back in October, but given what day it is I think it can be appreciated today as well.
Since we have reached this time of year, many who are finding themselves awakening may ask, “what is the significance of the holidays?” Some may think that many holidays were simply created by the dark in an effort to get us all trapped in a materialistic bubble; having us buy unhealthy candy on most holidays, and expensive toys on others. Many may think that holidays have no place in an awakened one’s experience, but I would like to present my personal opinion on why that isn’t true.
As a child, for me holidays were the most looked-forward to times of the year. I always looked forward to the end of the year as a child, as there are many holidays at this time to look forward to. I am not gonna say I didn’t enjoy eating all of the food and candy and receiving presents, but for me that was not what it was totally about. For me as a child and as an adult, the holidays are about coming together. They are about uniting and enjoying each other, and the wonderful vibes that come from these holidays. Think back to your childhood, and tell me that the holidays were not some of the greatest times you experienced. Of course this may not be true for many, as we are all different and go through different experiences. Continue reading