“The conscious mind may be compared to a fountain playing in the sun and falling back into the great subterranean pool of subconscious from which it rises.” ― Sigmund Freud
When it comes to calming the mind, a lot of people get hung up on the idea of surrendering their conscious mind. There seems to be a widely held fear that this kind of surrender leads to a loss of sovereignty or self-empowerment—which is actually the opposite of what happens. What people don’t seem to understand is that when you surrender the conscious mind—also known as the “ego-mind”—what you are actually doing is releasing its fear-based hold on yourself and thus allowing a greater communion with your true essence—which is where your true power resides.
This is such an important concept that I decided to devote an entire conversation to it. So, for this episode of Life Mastery TV, I invited a widely regarded author, speaker and spiritual teacher, Ross Bishop, to share some of his shamanic wisdom on this subject. Watch the video and learn all of this and more: