In the Old Reality, the pursuit of wealth had a purely financial focus which resulted in a predictable set of experiences about life. Aggressive pursuers of wealth typically spent their lives chasing ever-greater financial goals, yet finding other aspects of their lives drawn into a downward spiral. This descending vortex entrapped them with overwhelming, self-imposed responsibilities and the constant need to go to great lengths to protect their wealth. At the conclusion of their lives, they wondered why they were envied, but not liked, and why no amount of wealth could bring back their health.
Old Reality consciousness was based in the solar plexus chakra, focusing on competition and the development of basic intellect. The New Reality exists in heart-centered consciousness, focusing on cooperation and the higher qualities of life. The New Reality definition of true wealth is this:
True wealth comes from enlightenment, peace, and purpose.
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Owen Waters is editor and cofounder of Infinite Being LLC. He promotes a philosophy of spiritual empowerment through inner connection to the source of your ultimate potential. For more Spiritual Words of Empowerment subscribe to his free weekly newsletter.