Sometimes people can so wound up in today’s world that they lose their consciousness of self, or in other words their identity. When this happens more often than not it can lead to someone going through the motions or just focusing on getting ahead in life without stopping to think about growing physically or spiritually. Consciousness of self isn’t a lifetime skill that takes lots of practice, but an art of just stopping to realize who you are and be aware of yourself and your surroundings. By becoming conscious of self you gain a spiritual atonement.
What is consciousness of self?
Consciousness of self is an acute sense of self awareness. It is a concern with oneself, an opposed to the philosophical state of self-awareness, which is the awareness that one exists as an individual being.
Don’t Be Afraid The Process of is Natural
Sometimes when a person becomes aware of his or her consciousness it can be a bit frightening or disturbing. But nothing has changed really except the person’s outlook on reality. Sometimes consciousness of self awareness can give you a feeling that everyone is looking at you, anxiety, shyness, or even paranoia.
Some people develop a consciousness of self at a young age, some later in life, and some stay completely oblivious. It also affects people in a variety of different ways. It can have a positive or negative effect on ones lifestyle or personality. Developing a consciousness of self is all about how you look at it and the world around you. It can also be the most marvelous epiphany you experience.
So how does developing a consciousness of self help me?
Developing a consciousness is one of the most important stepping stones to unlocking your unlimited potential. Once you transcend into this state of mind you will experience several shift in your consciousness and you will progress more spiritually. Once your consciousness of self settles and you become content with your new perception your journey on personal development can reach new heights. You will be able to achieve greatness in life and become spiritually awakened.
Consciousness of self sounds good and may be just what I need but how do I obtain it?
Unfortunately developing a consciousness of self is not an easy task. It comes easy and naturally for some people and for others could take years of work and dedication to reach a high consciousness of self.
Tips to help you develop a consciousness of self
- Spend as much time as you can on your personal development by reading, learning, and apply different aspects to your life
- Meditate as often as possible. Try to get in touch with your inner self and become one with your spirit.
- Devote to developing your mind as much as your physical body. Try different techniques to become connected with your spirit such as meditation,lucid dreaming, astral projection, etc.
I included this article because I would like to explore this topic deeper and I hope that some of you could shed some insight on this topic in the forums and we might expand from there. If this is what you want to obtain I wish you the best of luck.