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Shahzad Alam

Program Coordinator, New Era Teacher Training Centre

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Isn't it possible that spiritual forces operate around us with it's own laws?

It has only been a few decades that we have discovered the force of gravity, electromagnetism, weak force and strong force. Understanding these forces have made us able to do things that we wouldn't have even dreamed of as possible. There are still many things we do not understand about it but we have no doubt at all that it exists. Perhaps spiritual forces also do exist that we have not yet understood and perhaps understanding it will help us do things and answer questions that we are still struggling with.

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    Oct 23 2013: In addition to the "spiritual forces" operating in the world, forces such as love, justice, kindness, truth, purity and so on, there are also "forces of darkness" unleashed in the world, forces such as hatred, prejudice, superstition and so on. To make this world a better place, we need to constantly try and become channels for the spiritual forces and drive away the forces of darkness from our hearts. This cannot happen by passively sitting and meditating or praying about it. It is a proactive process of praying, meditating, reflecting, studying, consulting and also constantly ACTING. It is an intellectual process and needs a scientific approach.

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