Sep 22, 2020
In this episode, Howard is talking about the sacred experience of enlightenment.
The true path to enlightenment or an expanded awareness may not be an easy one. But, to say it is invaluable to your life is an understatement.
In this show, Howard explains what enlightenment is; the myths surrounding enlightenment (i.e. what it is not); his own personal journey and experience with enlightenment; as well as some advice on how you can put yourself in a position to experience more of the wisdom that the universe offers every single day.
“The search for greater wisdom… is not for the faint of heart. But, it is for anyone who wants it; anyone who’s willing to go through the process of opening themselves up to experiencing more of the wisdom and understanding that life has to offer.” — Howard Falco
[:50] About today’s episode.
[1:38] What enlightenment is and who it is available for.
[4:00] What enlightenment is not.
[4:45] What you will learn in today's episode.
[5:34] What Howard has learned over the years with regards to enlightenment.
[6:58] What higher wisdom can do for you and why it is so critical.
[7:25] How do you eliminate ignorance and allow yourself to become empowered through a greater sense of awareness?
[7:41] Howard outlines what will be discussed in this episode.
[8:22] Howard’s definition of enlightenment.
[11:37] Where to find Howard’s books, I AM and Time in a Bottle.
[12:30] Howard continues his definition of what enlightenment is and why it is so important.
[13:25] How to truly access wisdom and why the journey to find enlightenment can oftentimes be difficult for those who chase it.
[14:47] Myths about enlightenment: what it is not, and why anyone can experience it.
[18:20] Howard shares his thoughts on drug use for accessing higher states of consciousness.
[21:08] Thoughts on the path of building a solid understanding in your logical, rational mind along with opening the right side of your brain to this wisdom.
[21:33] The trap of escapism on the search for peace: the movement of transcendental meditation.
[24:05] What the word ‘guru’ really means.
[24:45] The myth of shortcuts on the way to Enlightenment.
[25:25] The best way to start your journey.
[26:09] Why opening yourself up to being humble is key in experiencing true wisdom.
[27:56] Why the evolution and expansion of consciousness is important for humanity overall.
[30:08] Why you must be willing to step into the unknown.
[31:09] Info about Howard’s private coaching sessions for those serious about positively changing their life.
[31:55] Howard’s personal story about his path (and experience) to a greater awareness of life.
[53:09] The important thing to remember about universal wisdom.
[53:41] How you can put together the conditions yourself to experience more of this wisdom on a daily basis.
[57:22] How this moment is being created.
[58:05] Howard leaves listeners with a quote from Einstein about wisdom.
Mentioned in this Episode
About Your Host | Howard Falco
Howard Falco is an author and expert on self-empowerment and mindfulness. He is a mental strength coach to college and professional athletes and those looking for next-level results. His books are: I AM: The Power of Discovering Who You Really Are and Time in a Bottle: Mastering The Experience of Life. His work offers the deepest and most powerful awareness available on self-creation and the mindset for optimal success.