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The process of spiritual perfection

The process of spiritual perfectionThe idea of a self-transformative process leading to a better self is probably at the root of spirituality. It suggests the possibility of a higher form of happiness, inseparable from a state of moral perfection, an accomplished wisdom synonymous with true and perfect humanity.
This lecture presents a summary of Ostad Elahi’s thoughts on what he calls the process of spiritual perfection. A process that fulfills the purpose of every being, which is to return to its Origin and thus reach the state of Perfection; it is driven by precise laws and dependent on specific means, such as human beings’ voluntary efforts to shape their thought and develop divine virtues.


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13 comments

  1. sp Oct 18, 2010 1:28 am 1

    it is a great presentation.

    1. Syd Sep 09, 2016 2:26 pm 1.1

      Does anyone know a forum where I can have healthy debates about Ostad Elahi’s philosophy?

  2. ls Oct 18, 2010 7:02 am 2

    What a great review of process of perfection. The lecture was very helpful. The questions at the end were great, especially with the followed answers. It made me look a bit closer on what the lecture covered. Thank you.

  3. Elsa Oct 18, 2010 2:14 pm 3

    What a great presentation. How concisely put together the process of perfection according to Ostad Elahi. I thoroughly enjoyed and benefited this work. Thank you!

  4. neuro Oct 18, 2010 3:19 pm 4

    This is a great presentation. Setting this in the context of the historical view on moral progress really fortifies my understanding of what the process of perfection truly entails. As I reflect on what I can do on a daily basis to practice natural spirituality, I will take 2 aspects from this video: The first, that this world should be used to gain elementary understanding, and that while I am here, I must work to take this to the next world. Secondly, that supreme bliss of Perfection only comes to those who have transformed their self…Thank you for a great presentation.

  5. Mat Oct 18, 2010 4:16 pm 5

    The process of perfection is described at once thoroughly and concisely, the pieces follow one after another so smoothly in such a way that makes the listener absorbs and dissolves the content within. Thanks for posting this lecture.

  6. NN Oct 18, 2010 5:25 pm 6

    Truly a great presentation, explained key concepts in a helpful way.

  7. msmrangidan Oct 19, 2010 9:43 am 7

    Thank you for this great presentation.

  8. MM Oct 20, 2010 2:22 am 8

    Great presentation of the process of perfection – concise and well organized like the book on which it is based. Thank you for the summary.

  9. Sean Oct 25, 2010 4:49 am 9

    Great presentation. I enjoyed following each chapter. Thank you for explaining the process of spiritual perfection in a simple way.

  10. farzaneh Mar 25, 2011 1:41 am 10

    Thank you for this presentation .

  11. Eileen May 17, 2011 3:59 am 11

    Thank you ever so much for such a clear and succinct presentation of the main points of Ostad Elahi’s process of spiritual perfection. I think this is a great way to introduce and provide to people unfamiliar with Ostad’s philosophy, a comprehensive overview in less than twelve minutes. I find this presentation most inspiring.

  12. sh Jul 31, 2011 1:42 pm 12

    Thank you very much for this great presentation. It helps me to better understand the meaning of spiritual perfection and its differences with other ideas in this regard. I hope you will prepare more presentations about Ostad Elahi’s thoughts and teachings.

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