Meconopsis grandis The essence of spiritual lineage. To fulfill our potential in this lifetime, we need to build on strengths gained in the past. Furthers insight and psychic skills. This essence is to help us recognize the talents that we brought with us into the world and then to develop them for our personal fulfillment. We are not blank slates that the world then writes upon. Each of us comes with different characteristics, many of which could be genetic or from previous lifetimes. These characteristics are our spiritual heritage and for some may well be related to a lineage in a particular form of spiritual training. If we are to fulfill our potential in this lifetime, then it will be important that we build on strengths gained in the past. This does not mean that we will become Zen monks if that was our pattern for a previous life. Rather we will need to build on the experiences gained during those times. This essence relates to our spiritual quest and enables us to have a much wider perspective on the multi-dimensional world that we find ourselves in. For anyone wishing to develop their insight and psychic skills, this is the essence of choice. It also enables us to communicate with other kingdoms, plant, animal or mineral, by stimulating our intuition. This is the essence for the spiritual warrior, the person dedicated to being “valiant for Truth”. The more we can understand about this wonderful universe and about our own purpose in life, the more fulfilled we will become and the more we will be able to help others.