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Mindful Meditation Proves Positive for Pain Relief

Whether you are a beginner or a meditation “maven,” with practice and perseverance, the benefits of the practice of meditation reaps benefits both mentally, physically and also spiritually. As alternative healing practices are working their way into Westernized medicine, we are seeing studies proving that combining traditional medicine and holistic healing brings greater outcome of […]

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Earthkeepers’ Equinox Message

The Earthkeepers believe that to live fully and dream courageously, we must wake up each morning and live this day as if it were our last. Only when we face the reality that we are mortal, and that we have no control over when we depart this physical existence, do we find the courage to […]

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Save Some Love For Yourself & Energize Your Morning Routine

  Save Some Love For Yourself & Energize Your Morning Routine by Maria Khalife “The secret of your future is hidden in your daily routine.” ~ Mike Murdock Many people tell me that they don’t have any time to themselves. It’s no wonder. Mothers, in particular, have busy, challenging schedules. But here’s an idea to […]

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Be Like Water…

“Be like water making its way through cracks. Do not be assertive, but adjust to the object, and you shall find a way around or through it. If nothing within you stays rigid, outward things will disclose themselves…. Empty your mind, be formless. Shapeless, like water. If you put water into a cup, it becomes […]

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7 Real Jedi Mind Tricks

7 Real Jedi Mind Tricks by Christopher Cordry Image by Gonzalo Martín “The Force is what gives a Jedi his power. It’s an energy field created by all living things. It surrounds us and penetrates us. It binds the galaxy together.” — Obi-Wan Kenobi I suppose there are some people who, when they first saw Star Wars, […]

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How To Quiet Your Mind In Even The Loudest Settings

The building where I used to run a meditation group was on the same street as a fire station; one could almost guarantee that sometime during the meditation a fire engine would come rushing past, sirens wailing. Not surprisingly, people would afterwards complain: “How could I meditate with that going on?” How often have we […]

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9 Powerful Life Lessons From Studying With A Monk

  by Robert Piper, When I was 18 years old, I suffered from anxiety and stomach problems. A compassionate physician and practicing Buddhist referred me to a Taoist monk who specialized in meditation and martial arts. I ended up healing myself of anxiety and stomach issues by doing meditation, and went on a great journey of self-discovery. Here […]

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To become a butterfly, you must be willing to give up being a caterpillar.