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Each week, spiritual teacher Deepak Chopra responds to Oprah.com users' questions with enlightening advice to help them live their best lives.
Q: Please consider this my "before" story. Lately, I've noticed more and more daily coincidences, some so uncanny, it's been overwhelming for me and my logical mind. My spiritual guiding system led me to your book The Spontaneous Fulfillment of Desire: Harnessing the Infinite Power of Coincidence, and I purchased it yesterday.
I'm 50 pages in, and I don't remember ever feeling so awakened and spiritually trusting as I do right now. Your book has already given me the answers to why and how these "things" happen to me. Can I trust it, or did I just make it up because I want what I desire to become true? As I said, consider this my "before" life story, as I more consciously and intuitively operate from the world of infinite possibilities and creating the life I have always dreamed of—wow! Thank you for writing this book and extending a spiritual hand. To be spiritually continued…
— Ruth H., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Thanks for the kind words and welcome to the exciting, confusing, ever-shifting world of consciousness. There are three steps to trusting these "things" that suddenly interrupt the ordinary flow of life, things that most people ignore but which can serve as fascinating wake-up calls.
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Deepak Chopra is the author of more than 50 books on health, success, relationships and spirituality, including his current best-seller, Reinventing the Body, Resurrecting the Soul, and The Ultimate Happiness Prescription, which are available now. You can listen to his show on Saturdays every week on SiriusXM Channels 102 and 155.
Published on January 27, 2010