LISN defines religion as personal belief that is lovingly reflected in one’s life actions.
There is usually a relational aspect within religion, indicating our relationship with the divine or each other. Some say that the highest form of religion is friendship that accepts a friend as they are.
Religion and tradition both involve each other. Tradition is how things have been done in the past, and religion which is not spirit based may also be limited to tradition.
You can be religious about any moral or ethical stance. Religions conform to a social set of expectations that define that religion.
Xconscious (aka subconscious, Other-than-consciousness, or unconscious) are labels for the sum of all processes occurring “without the mind’s intention, awareness, and conscious guidance.”
Obvious examples are the constant activities of breathing, blood transference, analysis and filtering of senses etc.
When the conscious mind is not attending specifically to a repetitive task, that task still continues to occur, as in balance, walking, driving a car, eating etc. All of the emotional input behind a major decision such as purchasing a house, or choosing a partner are also highly influenced by stored memories and programs within our psyche.
Joy is a matter of our soul, it runs deep into the core of us and radiates throughout our being. Joy is great delight or happiness caused by something good. “Joy” is based on the permanent unshakeable knowledge that in the big picture…..all will be well with your soul.
Joy is the feeling of grinning inside.