Why Spiritual Discernment and Sincerity Are So Damn Important ⋆ LonerWolf

The Sisters of the Fey

Luna and Sol illuminate what spiritual discernment is…

“So … What is Spiritual Discernment?

Spiritual discernment is the ability to distinguish between truth and deception on the spiritual path.

That’s it. It’s quite simple.

In Sanskrit, spiritual discernment is called Viveka and is said to be the “crowning wisdom” on the spiritual path, allowing us to discover what is real vs. unreal.

Indian sage Patanjali believed that it was spiritual discernment that helped us to achieve a “luminous state,” also known as spiritual illumination or wholeness. In fact, in the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, the cultivation of spiritual discernment is said to be so powerful that it has the ability to destroy ignorance and address the very root of our suffering.

In a world full of sharks, spiritual discernment is the boat that allows us to safely travel through the waters of existence. But without it, we are left…

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