So, they say wishes come true, right? Some in a snap, others so late you’ve forgotten you even had that craving. Think of it like your order at a cosmic café — some items arrive instantly, while others are a lifetime in the making.
But hey, the Soul’s got no watch. Time’s a flat circle, baby. Your soul’s ‘wishes’ aren’t whims; they’re this raw urge to grow by diving into the unknown. Whether you reincarnate as a saint or a sinner, it’s all gravy to the soul, each life is a treasure trove of lessons and behind-the-scenes wisdom.
Sure, from the spiritual lens, it’s like, “Oh, we got dark lives, bright lives, all balancing out in the cosmic dance. No biggie.” But, back in the real world, who’s gonna be thrilled about hardship, like poverty or illness? Wise about it, sure. Thrilled? Not so much. And let’s face it, “karma” has turned into the go-to buzzword we slap on every mess to make sense of it. In Sanskrit, karma simply means action, as in “you reap what you sow.”
Right now, we’re in fast-forward evolution mode, and karma’s showing up quicker than a text back from a desperate ex. But hey, it’s a blessing! All that old baggage is purging out, like an erupting volcano of everything we’ve swept under the rug for lifetimes. It’s a mess, but a revealing one.
And where does this karma drama shine the brightest? In relationships. Not just the “hey fam, what’s up?” kind. I’m talking deep, soulful connections starting with numero uno — You — and then making its grand debut with that special someone, before trickling down to everyone else in your world.
The relationship with yourself is like the OG
It is the Big Kahuna of connections, no matter which spiritual jukebox you’re jamming to. And it’s usually your home crew, your family, that shapes or stirs the pot in this lifetime. Psychologists love to dig in the sandbox of your childhood, sniffing around for why you’re tickin’ like you do. Some even go full-on sci-fi, diving into past lives. In Hawaiian tradition, they say family karma gets passed down like an heirloom for seven generations. Modern healing techniques are stealing that playbook too.
And let’s get real, karma isn’t some one-to-one math problem: “You stole my lunch money, so the universe will steal yours.” Nah, it’s not that basic. It’s more like a consciousness pattern charged up like a Tesla. Super powerful, and that’s why it’s super likely to manifest. But it’s also as flexible as yoga class. A shift in consciousness can tweak or downright flip the karma script.
The trick? To get any transformation going in your earthly bod, you need a wake-up call. Some sort of cosmic alarm that yells, “Hey, that’s not just a cold, or your wallet playing hide and seek, or a bank breathing down your neck. Look beyond, sugar!”
Because the real key is hiding behind the scenes. It’s in that consciousness pattern, your mental blueprint. And you can trace it like your family tree, baby. It’s all part of your “consciousness-energy genetics” — this bundle of thoughts and feelings you inherited. Sure, you might consciously think life is a playground, not a battlefield like Granny does. But consciousness is just the tip of the iceberg. There’s a whole lot more underwater, darling.
The root of your inheritance is hidden away like buried treasure in the subconscious or unconscious mind. It’s where all those packages of beliefs, oh-so-stealthily lodged, are waiting to sabotage your best life. You can scrub ’em clean, sure. Affirmations and conscious work go a long way — like a good martini at loosening tongues.
Cosmic kinks and karmic relics
So where to start and what to grab? When you’re navigating the waters of consciousness, it eventually doesn’t matter if your issues are hand-me-downs from Grandma or relics from lifetimes gone by. Your problems are here and now, baby. A great way to sound the alarm? Look at how you’re doing after hanging with the fam. Money flow slowing down? Random headache? Toothache? Congrats, you just activated some old dusty belief that ain’t yours. Say thanks and get to work.
Family karma is tricky; it’s like trying to solve a Rubik’s Cube blindfolded. No matter how hard you try, sometimes it takes years to iron out all the cosmic kinks. We’re talking transgenerational messes, soul contracts, and past-life IOUs. But that’s precisely why cleaning house, family-style, is crucial. The make-or-break factor? Forgiveness, darling. It’s like the master key to Pandora’s Box.
Forgiving your family is a Herculean task. We’re so emotionally entangled that our expectations are through the roof, our projections are like Hollywood blockbusters, and karma? Don’t even get me started. Yet, true forgiveness is the skeleton key that unlocks all those stubborn doors. Sometimes it’s a quick turn; sometimes it takes, well, what feels like eons.
And why bother? Because the strength of your roots, your ancestors, is the wind beneath your wings, helping you fulfill your earthly mission, your dharma, or as I like to call it, your divine to-do list.
Ready to unpack the essence of why you’re vibing on this floating blue marble? So, let’s talk Dharma, baby. Each soul rolls into Earth and gets a custom-built meat suit — complete with all the traits needed to fulfill its unique mission. Mind you, the Universe didn’t just whip up another Buddha or Mother Teresa. Nope. It got creative and made YOU, with your own divine to-dos.
Whether you’re called to be a world-class mechanic or rock star — doesn’t matter. Your mission isn’t about LinkedIn titles; it’s about Self-Realization which, FYI, is the gateway to Global and Life Realization. To accomplish your mission, you first have to discover and build yourself. That includes everything from suffering through grade school to battling your inner demons, all while polishing those God-given talents.
Now here’s the cosmic kicker: Life’s fair, even if it doesn’t always seem that way. The Universe is all about that balance, you see. You’re guided by this inner pull, this mojo that screams, “Go do something special! Accomplish what you came here to do.” Basically, fulfill that mission, baby.
Of course, this all kicks off with the eternal questions, “What should I do?” and “Why am I here?” Most of us arrive with a toolkit loaded with unique traits and gifts for exactly what we’re meant to accomplish. Generally, it’s what we enjoy doing, what puts us in the flow, and what we’d do even if we were swimming in golden currency.
Funny how as kids, we intuitively know this. Our childhood dress-ups and games are like mini billboards of our future selves. So if it’s all so damn intuitive, why do heaps of people spend their lives adrift, slogging through jobs they despise, just to pay the bills? Ah, cue the family karma drumroll!
Gnarly playground of family dynamics and soul potential
Picture this: Your soul is born into the exact family that’s the prime setting for unlocking your celestial mojo — even if it looks like the opposite of a Hallmark holiday special. Take this Tarot client I had. Her alcoholic dad gave her a hellish childhood, but plot twist! She’s now an extraordinary educator, specializing in helping kiddos screwed up by their own domestic dramas. Every hurdle she faced only fueled her fire, darling.
Her journey wasn’t a Hollywood fairytale, though. Oh, no. Every time she met a new wounded child, she re-lived a fragment of her own traumas. She’d spend hours crying over her case reports, adding triple the time needed. But guess what? That was her way of healing. Thanks to her own rite of passage, she understands and loves those kids better than most folks with a fancy “Pedagogue” title. She nailed it.
But here comes the flip side, the challenging juju of family karma. Get this: Generations of family expectations get dumped on you — some valid, some toxic. Some guide and support you toward achieving your mission, complete with ancestral blessings. But some? They’re traps, roadblocks you gotta dismantle for the greater good. Break those generational patterns, and you don’t just clear your path; you unlock cosmic flow for past, present, and future fam.
Hence, your family stage might not be a five-star resort, but it’s the ideal scene for your soul’s game. Embrace it, laugh in the face of its absurdities, and high-five your ancestors when you shatter those generational curses. After all, your life isn’t just a solo act — it’s a generational saga where you’re the star, the director, and the damn scriptwriter.
Ancestors Unlimited: Your Afterlife Hotline
So, in the West, people might say you’re nutty if you chit-chat with your dearly departed. But hold up! Hawaiian kahunas — that’s the shamans, the wise folks, the Jedi Masters of spirituality — swear you’re bonkers if you don’t. ’Cause your ancestors are like cosmic life coaches; they’ve got the cheat codes to your problems.
Ever heard of Pitrupaksha? It’s India’s Ancestor Time, baby. No, your great-grandma isn’t gonna text you from the afterlife, but keep an eye out for dreams or “coincidences.” One client told me about a carpenter showing up during Pitrupaksha, fixing a door, and handing her a bag of almonds — outta nowhere. She bawled. The guy looked just like her late grandpa who used to crack almonds for her as a kid. She called it “Grandpa’s Blessing.” Talk about dialing into the ancestral wavelength, right?
But let’s circle back to Earth for a sec. Your relationship with your parents — those immediate agents of ancestral mojo — decides a lot, from your happiness to your very sense of self. Got a parent who’s perpetually disappointed ’cause you didn’t become an astronaut or the next superstar? Everyone feels that energy drain. It messes with your confidence, your guilt levels skyrocket, and the family vibe goes south.
Your fam dynamics are like the zodiac signs for your happiness or sorrow. Parents especially. Got a perpetually dissatisfied mom or dad blaming you for their crushed dreams? That bad mojo trickles down, making everyone as tense as a cat at a dog show.
Energy is contagious — pure physics, darling. Psychologists say “talk it out,” and sure, that’s good advice. But what if you can’t? What if family hang-ups or cultural taboos stop you from spilling your truth? Then what? You still need some kinda energetic exchange, ’cause crucial patterns of happiness and contentment are often locked in your family genes. It’s like that because we reincarnate in soul clusters — meaning our ancestors, and our family, are key players in the game of our self-realization.
So go on, dial into that ancestral hotline. You might just get the juiciest, most life-changing gossip of all your lives.
Ancestral Connection Exercise: An Eclectic Guide
Ready to tune those karmic strings and balance your family’s energy chakras? Follow me.
- Get Grounded: Stand facing north, feet shoulder-width apart. Take a few deep breaths until you’re chill and flowing.
- Mom’s Support: Feel your mom’s hand on your left shoulder. Then, sense her mom’s hand on her left shoulder, and so on. Thank each one mentally and energetically, visualizing radiant white-gold light flooding your chakras and extending to them.
- Dad’s Brigade: Now, feel Dad’s hand on your right shoulder, then grandpa, and his pops. Repeat the light magic.
- Energetic Spring Cleaning: If you feel any energetic “stains” (could be anything — dark spots, patches, you name it) in this ancestral chain, wash them with silver light and toss ’em into a transformative fire.
- Closing the Circuit: When you feel a long chain of golden light running through both maternal and paternal lines, and you’re oozing peace and satisfaction, you’re golden. Literally.
Perform this exercise preferably on Saturdays or on both Saturday and Tuesday if you sense some heavy karmic luggage. Feel free to get chatty with your ancestors mentally too. Words like “I love you, thank you” can work wonders.
So, whaddaya think? Time to change that family tree from a regular ol’ oak into a dazzling festive one?