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The correct answer is #2 the turning.The turning from the path of the ego is the initiation of the search for a better way. There has been a growing sense that the path of the ego does not provide the peace, satisfaction, and fulfillment that the individual is seeking. Often the individual doesn't know what that better way will consist of but (s)he begins searching.The are many ways to the path of the spirit that all lead to the same experience. That experience being sought is Loving Bliss, what some people call "heaven" "nirvana" "enlightenment", etc.