The Dark Night of the Soul is actually a gift. It is an experience that creates a powerful longing in the Heart – to let go of the illusions, and let the Truth be known. If you can bear it (and you can), allowing your own Dark Night to unfold and fulfill itself can lead to a morning more beautiful and filled with light than you can currently imagine!
Just as the caterpillar must surrender to the process of pupating to become a butterfly, we must surrender to the Dark Night of the Soul. We must surrender the Ego Mind so the Heart Mind can emerge.
While pupating, the caterpillar is no longer a caterpillar – but it is not yet a butterfly. It is blind, deaf, and cannot move or do anything! Let go and let the forces of nature transform who you THINK you are, so you can remember who you REALLY are.
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