There is nothing that quite compares to the connection created when you help another person. There are 8 limbs of yoga, and one of them is called “Seva” which translates to “Selfless Service.” What I have realized about selfless service is that the word “selfless” is almost a misnomer, because there is nothing that nourishes the self as much as service. And when you serve in the company of other people, the friendships formed are deep and powerful and lasting.
Today, many people are having spontaneous spiritual experiences. The soul is opening up, ready to understand and embrace life in more subtle and profound ways. But in the middle of our still imbalanced world, what do we do with those experiences?