Our bodily physique has its personal aware power system, or physique knowledge, which is all the time working for our best and highest good. Due to this it tries to inform us when one thing goes flawed, both with our pondering or in our lives usually. Its messages take the type of signs, sickness or illness, so when now we have a headache, catch a chilly or flu, have a toothache or develop into extra significantly sick, our physique is making an attempt to inform us one thing, making an attempt to get us to know the sign and do one thing about it. However that's the issue, as a result of we don’t all the time perceive this type of “physique language,” and a few individuals are utterly unaware of it, so its significance is misplaced.
Most individuals react to sickness or illness by making an attempt to eliminate the signs as shortly as attainable, often by searching for medical recommendation or intervention. A current commercial on tv caught my consideration, as a result of it was extolling the virtues of a preferred analgesic as one thing “for individuals who don’t have time to have complications.”
I discovered this fairly alarming, as a result of whereas there may be nothing flawed with searching for aid for signs, in the event you actually need your physique to be healed, you additionally want to know the sickness on the causative degree; you probably have fixed complications, “masking” them with medicine and carrying on as if nothing was flawed just isn't a long-term answer. You aren't listening to what your physique is making an attempt to let you know, so though the signs may abate briefly they are going to return as a result of you aren't taking your physique’s recommendation and appearing upon it.
Nonetheless, that is undoubtedly not a “blame principle.” Though chances are you'll finally be accountable at a deep religious degree for having created an sickness, this isn't being finished at a aware degree so there is no such thing as a blame connected, and subsequently you shouldn't harshly decide your self—or anybody else—for being sick.
However from a Soul/Larger Self/Unconscious Self degree the ache of the damaged leg or slipped disc or sprained ankle is just an expertise in your journey by way of this bodily life, and it does what it's presupposed to do. It stops you in your tracks, i.e., it stops you from making additional progress down the flawed path.
In case you heed the messages, all properly and good, and you'll heal and transfer on, however in the event you don’t then they are going to result in completely different life experiences, though from the soul perspective even that's nonetheless okay. All expertise—good, dangerous or detached—is sweet expertise for the expansion and growth of the soul, however not essentially nice for a human being residing by way of it.
I admire that these metaphysical theories will be very troublesome to come back to phrases with you probably have not heard them earlier than, and so they could properly problem your perception system or your idea of how the world works, and naturally you're free to take them on board or ignore them—the selection is yours. But when studying about them has sparked not less than an curiosity to find out extra, there are some advisable books within the Sources part, which you may discover helpful.
To summarize the metaphysical viewpoint: each sickness or illness, accident or harm has a message for you, and the extra severe the sickness or harm, the extra severe and pressing the message. Nothing is unintentional or coincidental. Each expertise is helpful and legitimate and comprises some worthwhile info for you, even a few of the minor issues—similar to reducing your finger with a knife whereas chopping greens. Why have been you distracted? What have been you eager about on the time? What are you feeling “sore” about?