Spirituality

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An Expression of the Divine: The Gift of Giving Birth

“Many of our problems in US maternity care stem from the fact that we leave no room for recognizing when nature is smarter than we are.” ~ Ina May Gaskin, Birth Matters: A Midwife’s Manifesta After the long turn of the clock and the seasons that have passed while we meditated on the enduring art of pregnancy, the process of giving birth can be nothing but a shock to the system. Transforming ... »

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6 Signs Your Crown Chakra May be Godding

“Up there, godding the whole blue world, and shrieking at a snip of land.” –Anne Sexton, Birds No, the title of this article is not a typo. Yes, god can be a verb. No, it isn’t religious. Yes, it is extremely spiritual. “Godding” means a sacred flourishing of the human condition, a divine blossoming into self-actualization. When the crown chakra is godding it is an all-out embracing of self as cos... »

Mudras: The Healing Power in your Hands

Mudras: The Healing Power in your Hands

“In this respect, Kundalini Yoga assumes that every area of the hand forms a reflex zone for an associated part of the body and the brain. In this way, we can consider the hands to be a mirror for our body and our mind” -Lothar Rüdiger Lütge, Kundalini yoga expert Practiced since antiquity in combination with pranayama, asanas and meditation, Mudras or Hand Gestures is a practice to improve your p... »

The Five Spirit Warriors of the Rising Soul

The Five Spirit Warriors of the Rising Soul

“The path of the spiritual warrior is not soft and sweet. It is not artificially blissful and pretend forgiving. It is not fearful of divisiveness. It is not afraid of its own shadow. It is not afraid of losing popularity when it speaks its truth. It will not beat around the bush where directness is essential. It has no regard for vested interests that cause suffering. It is benevolent and it is f... »

Approaching Infinity: Applying Fibonacci and Phi to the Concept of Enlightenment

Approaching Infinity: Applying Fibonacci and Phi to the Concept of Enlightenment

“The law of conservation of energy, also known as the first law of thermodynamics, states that the energy of a closed system must remain constant—it can neither increase nor decrease without interference from outside. The universe itself is a closed system, so the total amount of energy in existence has always been the same. The forms that energy takes, however, are constantly changing.” –Clara Mo... »

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Master or Disaster: The Art of Living between Mind and No-mind

“A genuine spiritual path does not avoid difficulties or mistakes but leads us to the art of making mistakes wakefully, bringing them to the transformative power of our heart.” –Jack Kornfield Your ego is an instrument, a tool, the primitive leveraging mechanism of the self. Some would even say it is the self. It is there to balance (master) or dissociate (disaster) our unique energy with the prim... »

Creating your own Peaceful Warriors: The Basic Ingredients of Meditation for Kids

Creating your own Peaceful Warriors: The Basic Ingredients of Meditation for Kids

“Breathing in, I know the anger is in me. Breathing out, I will take good care of my anger.” ~ Thich Nhat Hanh, ‘Is Nothing Something’. As a society we are becoming increasingly familiar with the agreement that meditation is as beneficial to children as it is to adults, bringing about greater degrees of relaxation and self-reflection from an early age. But the kind of meditation we might use when ... »

Soul Retrieval: Reconnecting with the Missing Pieces of your Soul

Soul Retrieval: Reconnecting with the Missing Pieces of your Soul

“It is believed that whenever we suffer an emotional or physical trauma a part of our soul flees the body in order to survive the experience. The definition of soul that I am using is soul is our essence, life force, the part of our vitality that keeps us alive and thriving.“ – Sandra Ingerman, author of Soul Retrieval Most shamanic cultures around the world believe that illness is due to th... »

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The Mantra of Compassion: Om Mani Padme Hum

“All that is visible, clings to the invisible.” ~ Novalis The purifying and often debated mantra of Tibet: Om Mani Padme Hum is one of the most recognizable mantras in the world and appears in much religious Buddhist imagery, as well as the average chanting session for any beginner in their introduction to the world of meditation. But how much do we really understand its meaning? While in the West... »

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Religious or Spiritual its Only Perspective

“There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.” – Dalai Lama You are the most powerful being in the Universe. The entire universe as you see it is completely dependent upon your perceiving of it to exist. Without your awareness, nothing in the 3d physical world can be perceived, which means that you are literall... »

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