Human beings are wrong to assume they are the only ones on this planet to have consciousness. In fact, all forms of life on Earth has the ability to learn and nurture from their own experience regardless of the time period it takes for such primitive development. This includes various varieties of plant life that grow on the fields. These life forms also register some degree of feelings, awareness and sensitivity to their environment. This is the reason why plant worship has always been a common feature in many different religions around the world.
Harley Reagan – Significance of plants in the spiritual world
The Deer Tribe Metis Medicine Society is a spiritual group whose members seek to introduce to the public the teachings of Wheels and Keys of the Sweet Medicine SunDance (SMSD) Path of Turtle Island. It is under the guidance and order of the Twisted Hairs Metis Medicine Society Council of Elders. Even since its establishment in 1986 by Harley Reagan, its followers go out of their way wipe racism, slavery, disease, ignorance, superstition, conflict and bigotry from the face of the Earth. They also endeavor to provide adequate guidance to those who seek spiritual knowledge and personal development via the path of the Wheels and Keys of the Sweet Medicine SunDance Path.
The spiritual relationship human beings have with plants
According to the members of this spiritual group, various species of plants like their human counterparts are sensitive to various forms of stimuli around them. Their sense of awareness when the rays of the Sun luminate various parts of this extraordinary planet. They always flourish when people treat them with love. However, whenever they begin to mistreats or neglects such living beings in any manner, it disrupts their natural growth patterns. Many cases, owners find plants respond positively to music because the vibration of such sound fosters a sense of harmony in such living beings.
These members are strongly against the all form of abuse of such life forms by human beings. They say the ill-treatment of plants may endanger environment of this planet and human existence on it. They explain that when a plant is taken out of its natural habitat by force, it is situation is similar to than of an orphan child. Such life forms need special care, nourishment and attention to feel a sense of belonging in its new surroundings.
The followers of Harley Reagan say the spiritual relationship human beings maintain with various form of plant life should be one of harmony. It needs to be on the basis of mutual respect for one another. This does imply people cannot harvest plants on this planet for the own benefits of food, clothing and housing. However, any attempt to disrupt this delicate equilibrium may prove to detrimental to mankind in the long-run. The subsequent changes in the climatic conditions may make Earth an inhospitable place of people to live on. This is reason why they should endeavor to treat all forms of plant life with care, love and respect.