Enlightenment

Game of Thrones – a thought

Ask me the time when man was ever free, and I shall tell you the day before man developed the ego.

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Learn to See that Anger is Blind – Guy Finley

by Guy Finley Key Lesson: The hardest thing to remember whenever we find ourselves getting angry with someone for having done something "stupid" is that nothing is more stupid than being angry at someone who — if he could have done better than he did in that moment — would have! Here's the Heart of(…)

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The Hindrance of Restlessness & Worry

The Hindrance of Restlessness & Worry

adapted from a talk by Gil Fronsdal To concentrate and see clearly, we must overcome restlessness and worry, the fourth of the five hindrances. The wise way to overcome the hindrances is to understand them well, rather than getting rid of them quickly. Investigating them is a bit like learning to farm instead of accepting(…)

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10 Things Highly Intuitive People Do Differently

10 Things Highly Intuitive People Do Differently

This article originally appeared at The Huffington Post by Carolyn Gregoire       Intuition is challenging to define, despite the huge role it plays in our everyday lives. Steve Jobs called it, for instance, “more powerful than intellect.” But however we put it into words, we all, well, intuitively know just what it is. Pretty(…)

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An Unusual Conundrum

"When you change medications, you have an unusual conundrum: Each emotion/reaction felt is now untrustworthy. You cannot tell whether the feeling comes from you (real), the medication's effects, or perhaps even PMS. How are we to tell what is right? Even the knowledge of this conundrum complicates the experience even further, as now you're feeling(…)

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18 Things Highly Creative People Do Differently

18 Things Highly Creative People Do Differently

This article originally appeared at The Huffington Post by Carolyn Gregoire Creativity works in mysterious and often paradoxical ways. Creative thinking is a stable, defining characteristic in some personalities, but it may also change based on situation and context. Inspiration and ideas often arise seemingly out of nowhere and then fail to show up when we(…)

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2015 ICCS – Universal Wellbeing Conference‏

2015 ICCS – Universal Wellbeing Conference‏

Like the past four events, the fifth triennial international conference and gathering of Elders will bring together the leaders and scholars of 100+ living ancient cultures. This event will be focused on sharing insights on how to leverage the current globalization trend, access technology tools and build leadership capability within communities to ensure universal wellbeing(…)

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Empath Newsletter Info: Understanding Karma as a Key to the Empath Experience

MONTHLY FEATURE: Understanding Karma as a Key to the Empath Experience By Michael R. Smith Understanding Karma as a Key to the Empath Experience    Many of us are now awakening to the spiritual law that what we create, through the act of thought, is what we will experience.       If you’re an empath(…)

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It’s Not Personal

It’s Not Personal

Not everything someone does that displeases you, is really about you at all. Stop taking their issues personally. Don’t let their crap ruin your day, because it’s really not yours to deal with, nor to judge.  

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The Science of Happiness – An Experiment in Gratitude

The Science of Happiness – An Experiment in Gratitude

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