Buddha Teachings That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

By | 2018-01-23T17:33:33+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

There are several fundamental Buddha teachings that can help us to lead a life that is of value to ourselves and others. Following these teaching can free us from suffering and help us to embrace our true purpose here on earth. Buddhism teaches that we are on this earth for a purpose. Buddha teachings say [...]

8 Sneaky Tools of Narcissistic Manipulation and How to Recognize Them

By | 2018-01-03T20:45:17+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Narcissistic manipulation comes in many different forms. In order not to become a victim of this dark personality type, it’s important to know which manipulation techniques narcissists use. If you have ever been in a relationship with a narcissist, you might have wondered how on earth you got involved with someone so self-absorbed, one so [...]

How to Deal With a Narcissist and Protect Yourself from Their Manipulation

By | 2017-11-30T18:22:43+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

I believe that learning how to deal with a narcissist is one of the hardest ordeals in life. It takes a certain skill learned from life experiences. Alright you guys, it’s time, once again, to tackle the daunting subject of the toxic individual. Yeah, I know you’re not that fond of these characters, but in [...]

What Is a Shadow Self and Why It’s Important to Embrace It

By | 2017-11-16T18:07:53+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Carl Jung was the first psychiatrist to propose the theory that our minds are split into two very different archetypes: the persona and the shadow self. The persona is derived from a Latin word that means ‘mask’ and it means the person we present to the world, the person we want the world to think [...]

7 Stages of Spiritual Growth: Which Stage Are You in?

By | 2017-08-16T21:49:07+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , |

Spiritual growth is a journey with many twists and turns. But there are clear stages we can recognize on our path to spiritual wholeness. Spiritual growth can be achieved in many ways. There is no prescribed path that leads to enlightenment. In addition, the journey can sometimes feel like two steps forward followed by three [...]

10 Famous Narcissists in History and Today’s World

By | 2018-02-20T21:51:30+00:00 August 13th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, History & Archaeology, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

You have probably long suspected that some media personalities might be narcissists. Here is a list of famous narcissists of the past and present. To be at the top of your game, in whatever field that might be, takes an enormous amount of self-confidence and belief in your abilities. But when does this self-confidence spill [...]

12 Signs You Have High Spiritual Intelligence

By | 2017-08-27T00:41:31+00:00 July 22nd, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , |

We’ve all heard of IQ and EQ. But there is also a measure of our spiritual capabilities. Here are 12 signs that you have high spiritual intelligence. Spiritual intelligence doesn’t necessarily relate to our religious beliefs. It is more concerned with our inner peace, balance and our understanding of the world. To be spiritually intelligent [...]

Grandiose Narcissism VS Vulnerable Narcissism: What Are the Differences?

By | 2018-01-13T19:35:47+00:00 July 2nd, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Have you heard about grandiose narcissism and vulnerable narcissism? This distinction is not known by many. We are all familiar with the personality type of the narcissist, but now researchers have defined the narcissism into two very distinct categories: the grandiose narcissism and the vulnerable narcissism. Whilst we might recognise that all narcissists have some [...]