The negative destiny of the person has a large part to play in substance abuse. What are the other spiritual factors?
For those who are in a quandary about wedding plans due to the sudden death of a close relative such as one’s father or mother, this article provides spiritual perspectives to keep in mind.
The seeker experiences worldly happiness by doing sakam spiritual practice while he experiences spiritual Bliss (Ānand) by doing nishkam spiritual practice.
After a loved one dies, many people are unsure what they should do with their belongings. This article provides a guide to the surviving relatives.
The favourite objects of the dead person kept in the coffin are attacked by ghosts in the same way as the corpse is attacked. This includes even dressing up the dead body in their favourite clothes. The subtle sorcerers can use these objects to do black magic.
Through spiritual research we have found that any one of us can become a ghost. The desires, cravings and attachments we have during our life on Earth if not controlled and overcome, become our weak point in the afterlife. Higher level negative control lower level ghosts in the afterlife.
If we use spiritual energy gained through spiritual practice, for example in the form of prayer, to get worldly benefits then the spiritual energy gets depleted.