Is spiritual non-attachment healthy?

Various readings tell us that spiritual maturity includes striving for an attitude of non-attachment. What does this mean? Well, someone who is attached to a particular outcome has his hopes set on that situation turning out a certain way. He wants to be sure he gets the new job he wants. She wants to be sure it doesn’t rain on the big picnic she has planned for the weekend. They want to be sure their political candidate wins the election. Obviously, on issues overwhich we have l … [Read more...]