Birth marks the beginning of our mission on earth, to transform the material into the spiritual. Therefore, for a person whose life consists of spiritual gains, life never truly ends.
Life is a series of stages, each unique in its own way. The purity of birth to the curiosity of childhood; the spiritual portal of Bar/Bat Mitzvah to the rebellions of adolescence; the struggles of adulthood to the challenges of a midlife crises; the maturity of experience to the white-haired wisdom of age; the pain of passing to the tears of mourning. What do these stages mean? How can I optimize them to live a more meaningful life? Why the fluctuations, from intense joy to intense pain?
It’s not worth making resolutions that you won’t keep. Instead, this year try one (or two! or all!) of these new year resolution ideas for a meaningful life.Read More