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Starting to Discover Your Connection to Something Bigger? Buddhist Philosophy Can Help

Buddha Statue15th November 2013

By Bessa Hardigay

Guest Writer for Wake Up World

Discovering a new philosophy can be life-changing.

Whatever religion you were raised in, you probably have held onto to some of those beliefs, if only at the most basic level of human values. In adulthood, you may continue seeking new ideas and ways of being, and contemplating your values and beliefs, through a more conscious path of spiritual evolution.

Perhaps you are seeking a new philosophy, a connection to something higher, but you don’t need ‘religion’ in your life or aren’t ready to fully convert to Buddhism. Incorporating some of its practices into your daily life can help you to open your mind and discover your connection.

Read on to find out how Buddhism – or simple Buddhist elements – can assist you on your spiritual path.

Connect to a Higher Force

It’s possible that you were raised without religion or spirituality at all. Or that you have separate concepts of ‘faith’ and ‘institutional religion’. Since Buddhism can be thought of as both a philosophy and a religion, contemplating Buddhist philosophy might be a good place to start.

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