The Nine Stages of Spiritual Transformation: Stage Nine

My Current Read has been discussing the nine stages of spiritual transformation as presented by Penney Peirce in frequency: the Power of Personal Vibration. We will focus on the final stage today.   Please refer to previous posts of My Current Read to learn about the first eight stages.

Peirce describes the final stage of spiritual transformation as knowledge that “enlightenment is grounded in every bit of matter”.   This phase is characterized Continue reading

Chocolate Model of Machu Picchu

The Waterfront Marriott Hotel of Miraflores (Lima), Peru, is displaying a 353 pound chocolate model of Machu Picchu in their lobby.   The monument, which took forty-five days to construct, will be exhibited until January 5, 2011.

Having been to Machu Picchu, I had to share this picture with others.  If you have never been, I strongly encourage all to take the opportunity to visit Peru.

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Picture and information obtained from Living in Peru (August 26, 2010).

The Nine Stages of Spiritual Transformation: Stage Eight

My Current Read has been discussing the nine stages of spiritual transformation as presented by Penney Peirce in frequency: the Power of Personal Vibration. We will focus on the eighth stage today.   Please refer to previous posts of My Current Read to learn about the first seven stages.

As you continue to grow and transform in your higher vibrational state, Peirce says this transformation expands to include others in the eighth stage so that “relationships, family and group experiences are revolutionized”.  She explains  Continue reading

The Nine Stages of Spiritual Transformation: Stage Seven

My Current Read has been discussing the nine stages of spiritual transformation as presented by Penney Peirce in frequency: the Power of Personal Vibration.  We will focus on the seventh stage today.   Please refer to previous posts of My Current Read to learn about the first six stages.

According to Peirce, stage seven signals that things are finally changing in significant ways.   She describes this stage as “you [re-emerging] in the World like the Phoenix”.

One characteristic of this stage Continue reading

The Nine Stages of Spiritual Transformation: Stage Six

My Current Read has been discussing the nine stages of spiritual transformation as presented by Penney Peirce in frequency: the Power of Personal Vibration. We will focus on the sixth stage today.   Please refer to previous posts of My Current Read to learn about the first five stages.

In this stage, Peirce says “you stop, let go and relax into your truest self”.  Whether from shear exhaustion from fighting your situation or after experiencing an inspiring moment, you begin to let go of old means of coping.  With nothing to immediately replace these old habits, you find yourself in a state of peace.

Peirce explains that some people, frightened  Continue reading

The Nine Stages of Spiritual Transformation: Stage Five

My Current Read has been discussing the nine stages of spiritual transformation as presented by Penney Peirce in frequency: the Power of Personal Vibration. We will focus on the fifth stage today.   Please refer to previous posts of My Current Read to learn about the first four stages.

As we begin to discuss stage five,  you may wonder if this process has to be so dark.  Let me remind you that struggles experienced in your process reflect your external or internal resistance to change.  Sometimes this resistance is subconscious.  The older we get, the more baggage we tend to gather, leading directly to our limiting belief systems.  The ego Continue reading

The Nine Stages of Spiritual Transformation: Stage Four

My Current Read has been discussing the nine stages of spiritual transformation as presented by Penney Peirce in frequency: the Power of Personal Vibration. We will focus on the fourth stage today.   Please refer to previous posts of My Current Read to learn about the first three stages.

As destruction of the old energy patterns continues in this stage, the ego goes all out to save itself.

Peirce explains that in the fourth stage… Continue reading

The Nine Stages of Spiritual Transformation: Stage Three

Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.

Wayne Dyer


My Current Read has been discussing the nine stages of spiritual transformation as presented by Penney Peirce in frequency: the Power of Personal Vibration. We will focus on the third stage today. Please refer to previous posts to read about the first two stages.

Peirce says in the third stage “the personal-collective subconscious mind empties”.  In this phase, repressed memories surface revealing negative and limiting beliefs.  You may experience “shame, grief, terror, hatred, [or] the dark  Continue reading

Jagadguru Kripalu Yog: Cont’d

During the short break, room was made for several rows of chairs. Although many remained on the floor, many more entered the room to listen to the discourse.

Once everyone was seated, Swami Mukundananda returned to his seat on the stage.

He began by emphasizing the importance of being mindful of everything we do.

To illustrate this point, Swami Mukundananda Continue reading