The Pursuit of Learning How to Love


The pursuit of learning how to love is the very essence and purpose of our spiritual journey.

Along this path, we strive to deepen our understanding of love, opening our hearts to a more profound, all-encompassing form of it.

As Mother Teresa’s wisdom echoes—’It is not how much we do, but how much love we put into the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put into the giving.’ Love, as Mother Teresa suggests, is the illuminating light.

Love, in this light, is not measured by external actions alone but by the intention, sincerity, and compassion that infuse every thought, word, and deed. As we journey deeper into the realms of love, the heart becomes the compass guiding our way.  To embark on the pursuit of learning how to love is to delve into the heart of spirituality—an exploration that transcends rituals and doctrines,

Our spiritual quest propels us to deepen our understanding of love—a multifaceted jewel that reveals new facets with each layer of exploration. It is not a static concept but a dynamic force that evolves as we grow in awareness and consciousness. To learn how to love is to be open to the continuous revelation of love’s depth, breadth, and transformative power.

Love, when embraced as the illuminating light, becomes the transformative force that radiates through every aspect of our lives. It transcends the boundaries of mundane tasks or charitable acts, infusing every moment with the divine glow of selfless devotion.

In a world often fixated on quantities—be it in deeds or possessions—the pursuit of learning how to love redirects our focus to qualities. The quality of love we infuse into our actions, no matter how seemingly trivial, transforms them into sacred offerings. It is a shift from the external measures of success to the internal, soulful calibration of our intentions.

In the pursuit of learning how to love, we find that love is not a destination but a continual unfolding—a perpetual revelation that aligns us with the universal rhythm of creation. It is the culmination of our spiritual quest, where wisdom, compassion, and self-awareness converge into the purest expression of our existence—the artful mastery of love.

As we navigate the intricate landscapes of our spiritual odyssey, let us heed the call to become artisans of love. Let love be the brush with which we paint the canvas of our lives, creating a masterpiece that reflects the divine tapestry of the sacred art of love.

Let us recognize that, ultimately, the pursuit of learning how to love is not just a facet of our journey; it is the very heart and soul of our spiritual awakening.

By Christina Nikolovski,,  Contributor of //LIVE SIMPLY//