The purpose of pain

Adventure into Hope 2020

“Pain isnecessary, butsufferingis optional”. When you experience psychologicalsuffering, you develop resilience. But more importantly, pain puts everything into perspective. ‘

When we know our friends or family are suffering, let’s face it, I think we all want to take it away and make it stop. But, although it is a very strange concept to conider, especially in Western culture, I now view pain and suffering in a different light. I see it as agift. This may sound strange but let us explore this further.

Firstly, as a very intersting article informs us: ‘Suffering is inevitable’.Suffering is part of the human condition. And suffering can be a vehicle towards greater things:

‘Using your suffering for self-development is a productive self toward personal growth.

This is what psychologists call“post-traumatic growth.”

According to psychologists Richard Tedeschi and Lawrence Calhoun, who interviewed people…

View original post 387 more words

10 thoughts on “The purpose of pain

  1. It was a very useful blogs that u gave to us ! i really found what am looking for Keep updating more. Thanks for sharing this informative article. its very helpful for me. thank you.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s