Many spiritual teachers encourage us to live in the Now; it is a state of consciousness we should strive to experience in our life. What exactly is the Now? There are two different types of “Now”: the Present Now and the Eternal Now.
The Present Now is what exists in time. It’s part of the continuum we know of as past-present-future. To live in the Now is to live fully in the present moment. Our awareness is completely centered on the here and now. You are not worrying about the future or thinking about the past. When you live in the present, you are living where life is happening.
The Eternal Now has nothing to do with time, nothing to do with past, present or future. It is a state of awareness that is outside of time, altogether.
Time stops when our consciousness enters the Eternal Now. There is a profound sense of stillness and peace that pervades everything. There is Silence, Pure Being, Presence, Love, Joy, Peace, Creativity, Continuous Newness that is ever unfolding. Everything feels fresh and exciting. We are One with Everything. This is Reality. We are Home. Read more