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Ego Death: The Obliteration of the Self and the Experience of Enlightenment

By Aletheia Luna

The death I’ll be referring to is the most beautiful, precious, illuminating, awe-inspiring, expansive, enlightening and paradigm-shattering experience you could ever go through. This experience is known as “ego death,” and for every serious spiritual seeker, it is a pivotal process to go through.

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How to Dissolve the Ego (According to Eckhart Tolle’s Teachings)

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Dissolving the Ego

You don’t need drugs or a church for an ecstatic experience that helps transcend the self and connect to something bigger

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