Don Miguel Ruiz Jr (Mastery of Self, The Five Levels of Attachment, The Mastery of Life)
Are you giving up your power without even knowing it?
How can someone else make you feel anger or frustration?
And why do we continue to do the things that are screwing up our lives?
In this encore episode, The Mastery of Self author and transformative teacher don Miguel Ruiz Jr. is here to talk about power, why successful guys still live in scarcity, and what you can do about that guy on Facebook who keeps pissing you off.
In this interview:
- What you can do to stop taking things personally
- How to tell if you’ve been domesticated
- What makes us fanatical
- How much is within your control?
- What’s at the root of our disagreements with others?
- How to forge your own path
- Why so many “successful” guys still live in scarcity
- What’s the difference between obsession and passion?
- How to admire others instead of feeling threatened or competitive
About don Miguel Jr.
At the age of 14, don Miguel Jr. apprenticed to his father don Miguel Sr. and his grandmother, Madre Sarita. From that early age, he was called upon to translate Madre Sarita’s prayers, lectures and workshops from Spanish into English. In this way, through constant repetition and review, he learned the content of her teachings in both languages. Through interpreting for Madre Sarita, don Miguel Jr. came to understand the power of faith. He saw first-hand how she manifested her intent to heal people, both physically and spiritually. don Miguel Jr.’s apprenticeship lasted 10 years. When he reached his mid-20’s, his father intensified his training. At the apex of this power journey don Miguel said to his eldest son, “Find your way out. Go home and master Death by becoming alive.”
For the past 13 years, don Miguel Jr. has applied the lessons learned from his father and grandmother to define and enjoy his own personal freedom while achieving peace with all of creation. Today, he is married and has two young children. As a Nagual, he continues to pass along the wisdom and the tools of his family’s traditions in helping others to achieve their own personal freedom and optimal physical and spiritual health in his lectures and workshops. Miguel Jr. has taken the lessons of his father and grandmother, and discovered his own personal path to freedom. Being able to apply his teachings to the world around him gave Miguel Jr. a new understanding of the lessons his father and grandmother had passed onto him, once again giving him the desire to pass on this awareness through his books.
He is the author of the books: The Five Levels of Attachment, Living a Life of Awareness, The Mastery of Self, and The Don Miguel Ruiz’s Little Book of Wisdom. He also co-authored the book, The Seven Secrets to Healthy, Happy Relationships with his dear friend, HeatherAsh Amara. He now helps others discover optimal physical and spiritual health through his books, so that they may achieve their own personal freedom.