Spiritual well-being: What to check and how to say that you’re spiritually healthy?
Spiritual well-being is our ability to achieve a meaningful and purposeful life. It’s all about our relationship with our inner self and the wider world.
Activities that can help us with achieving spiritual health:
- Practicing self-care
- Showing gratitude
- Having a positive outlook on life
- Being optimistic
- Volunteering/helping the community or society genuinely.
- Connecting to other people, and your faith community
- Doing yoga and meditation
- Spending time with nature
- Doing hobbies that can bring you priceless joy
- Traveling and connecting with nature
- Proper lifestyle
What to check with your spiritual well-being?
- Check whether you are in a balanced state of life. Meaning you can manage to handle your positive and negative emotions.
- Check how you face or solve every challenge that you are going through.
- Check whether you are living the life you want for yourself.
- Check your values, beliefs, morals, and personality.
How to say that you’re spiritually healthy?
- You are spiritually healthy if you know your purpose in life.
- You have a clear direction to where you should go.
- You can accept and respect others’ opinions, even if it’s not the same as yours.
- You choose to be positive even though you’re facing challenges in life.
- You can face your fears
- You understand the mysteries of life and how you should act on it.
- You can appreciate simple and tiny details that you can’t even appreciate before. For example, the smile of a happy child, the happiness in an old person’s eye, the rays of the sun, the pouring rain, the calming moon, and the sparkling stars.
Spiritual well-being helps you to become a better person.
- It helps you to become compassionate
- It makes you more loving and forgiving
- It helps you to find joy and fulfillment even in the simplest thing around.
- Relieves you from material dependency that would only ruin true happiness.
- Helps you to understand why you are here on Earth.
- Helps you to cope with changes or uncertainties in life.
- Strengthens your self-control and self-discipline.
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