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Is the Food Movement A Spiritual Movement?

Is the food movement a spiritual movement, as much about cultivating human consciousness as it is about cultivating food?

Is the food movement a spiritual movement, as much about using gardening and traditional methods of farming, to connect with the consciousness deep within us, as it is about growing food?

Is the food movement a spiritual movement, to reclaim our lives from the onslaught of a mechanized, impersonal, disjointed modern life which separates us from the deepest part of ourselves?

Is the food movement a spiritual movement, humanity unconsciously working to reclaim its consciousness amidst the onslaught of human unconsciousness?

Is the food movement a spiritual movement, as much about humanity reclaiming its divinity, its birthright to peace, wholeness, and its own completeness, as individual and collective beings as it is about humanity feeding ourselves sustainably, justly, and healthfully?

Is the food movement a spiritual movement, as much about creating “the Kingdom of God,” “Nirvana,” consciousness here on Earth, rather than simply about growing healthy food in an environmentally sustainable and just way?

Is the food movement a spiritual movement, an effort to save ourselves by reconnecting with the deepest wisdom, consciousness, intelligence, knowledge, and peace that lies within us, that is our birthright, our essence, who we are at our base, but from which we are becoming more and more disconnected?

Is the food movement a spiritual movement, actually orchestrated by consciousness itself, rather than a movement constructed by humanity, to restore order, peace, and consciousness to the world?

Is the food movement a spiritual movement, orchestrated by consciousness itself, rather than by humanity out of touch with its own true nature?

Who is in charge, humanity or consciousness? What is consciousness?

How can we cultivate and harvest it? What is our true nature?

What is really going on in the food movement? What is it really?

Who are we really?

And what are we really doing?

Can we become conscious of the deepest reality, what is really going on with the food movement and all its connections and ramifications?

Is the food movement a spiritual movement?

Maria writes about the food movement as a catalyst for our own much-needed human transformation, healing, and spiritual growth as well as stories of “Spiritual Agroecology” with a focus on Cuba.