Your purpose in life, your destiny, is to awaken to your Divine Self or Divine Nature. Yes, we are all created in the image and likeness of God (Genesis 1:26) but we, each one whose soul incarnated into the dimension of world has lost the awareness of his/her Divine Nature.
A lesser known guru, Sri Vishibraman, believed he could enlighten everyone in a crowd of people using what he said was the most enlightening story in the whole Bible. This all happened a few years ago, but Sri Vishibraman was only able to bring enlightenment to just two people of the seventy five people who participated. Most of the seventy-three others claimed that two people claiming to be enlightened were faking it. Thus, the guru never became well know and
“Now is the time…” People thought Jesus didn’t respect the old law because He fulfilled it so easily, and Hi did such amazing things. Sight was restored to the blind, hungry multitudes were miraculously fed, even the dead were brought back to life. Everywhere He went He left a trail of puzzling miracles in His wake.
People travel far and wide to sacred shrines, temples and holy places ever attempting to encounter the Presence of God. Others have traveled to ashrams in India and the mountains of Tibet to find and enlightened guru who will open their hearts and minds to the enlightened state of consciousness. I have traveled to a few sacred places in Israel which were interesting, but evoked no holy awareness.