“You are the universe in ecstatic motion.”
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Meditating Through Covid-19. Interview with Richard Fowler.
1. The process of taking something ordinary and turning it into something extraordinary, sometimes in a way that cannot be explained. An example of using alchemy is a person who takes a pile of scrap metal and turns it into beautiful art.
2. While physical alchemy is concerned with altering and transforming the properties within matter, spiritual alchemy is concerned with freeing your spiritual self which is trapped within you by the unrefined parts of yourself (e.g. your fears, personal beliefs, self-loathing, etc.).
3. Alchemy is the achievement of ultimate wisdom through transmutation or transformation.