Originally Posted by inavalan
I believe it's better to know both why do we incarnate, and what is our individual specific life lesson (purpose) for this life. Otherwise we rely on chance, as if one goes to school and focuses on being joyful, not for studying, and not preparing for each day's lesson.
I like that perspective. It's like putting in more conscious choice/awareness on how you want to direct your life while still being open to what the universe brings your way.