In essence free will is our “I’ll do what I please” compass. The dial will point in one direction of our internal compass, but free will comes along (not only for ourselves but others whom will be involved) to close the compass and change direction on a whim. There is no sense to be made from free will, only that we are AWARE we are utilizing free will choices.…Continue
The Pitta dosha governs metabolism and all things heat-related — it is the dosha of transformation. Think flow and fire! Our digestion — our digestive fire — known in ayurveda as agni, is what we use to transform food. Named for the Rigvedic element of fire, agni is responsible for the transformation of food into fuel for our bodies. Pitta is responsible for this “fire” in our bellies,…Continue
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Vata dosha governs flow and motion in the mind and body — the movement of thoughts across our minds; memory; food moving through our digestive tract; elimination of wastes; the flow of our blood; and our breath. For the movement of all three doshas — Vata makes it happen; it’s the leader! Since the other doshas, Pitta and Kapha, cannot move without it, it is important to keep Vata in…Continue
If I could just get up from this comfy couch and make my way over to my computer, I could tell you all about the Kapha dosha...
Kapha, made up of the properties of earth and water, embodies structure and stability. Earth and water… slow, stable, down to earth, slow to anger, and easygoing! The Kapha-dominant take their sweet time, too. If you’ve heard the expression, “Slow and…Continue
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Aw Shucks! How do you find your pearl in a world full of distractions? The world is your oyster, so where’s your pearl? There is a shift going on today. Some feel it energetically while others may find the views they once held can no longer be supported. People are searching for what feels authentic and in alignment with the higher values which are…Continue
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People come down with the flu all year long but right now with the cold snap lots of people have come down with the flu. Here are a few things that can help heal the flu and shorten the duration of the flu. …Continue
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Love is the essence of all things, love can change everything if we allow love to take over our life and be the path that we follow no matter what happens. Love is like honey that makes milk a little sweeter. And love also makes life sweeter, and love brings about a feeling of contentment even when things are not that great. Here is a true story of a man and woman in love.…Continue
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My step son is a senior in high school and 18 years old. We’ve lived together for the past eight years, and now he’s getting ready to take control of his own life and explore the world on his own. I catch myself just watching him as he moves around our house. Is this boy seen as a man to the rest of the world? Every now and then he sneaks out a burst of joy when he rides bikes with his younger sister, when he puts on a large inflatable bubble suit and…Continue
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February 15, 2016 Totem Card of the Day - Orca
So what Truth is it that you are not wanting to face and deal with ni order to move forward on your path? That is what the Orca shares with us today. Although it is true at times we need to be Guardians of our Emotional Self, that does not mean that we allow the stuff we do not want to look at and deal with to become the anchor that is keeping us in the same spot instead of moving ahead. Time to grow up "Buttercup" and face the demons of…Continue
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When we were growing up, we were taught 5 MAGIC words:-
As Children when we used to, use those words, adults would pull our cheek in an adorable fashion and grant our wishes. How I wish our world would be this simpler as we became adults.
Unfortunately, as we grew up; we continued showing our virtues to the public but, some people around us are in a hurry and would not express their acknowledgment of our words. That…Continue
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The most powerful force in the world, perhaps in the Universe, is what impacts how you show up in everyday life. It displays your confidence or lack there of. It expresses your intelligence, your compassion, your excitement, your desire, and your passion and love for life…or again your lack…there…of. This is your life force energy, which is ultimately your sexual energy.
You see, sexual energy reaches far beyond your sexuality and your sex life. It’s where your creativity stems…Continue
as ordinary as a hot cup of tea
a big sigh taken without thought,
black woolen gloves for cold hands…Continue
“How do you have time to do all of the things you do?” My friend, Terry, asked me this question today. It seems someone asks me this question every week. While I am busy with commitments, I also feel fulfilled and joyful. I’ll try to elaborate here.
I think my body has an intimate alignment with the sun as I wake up when the rotation of the earth sheds any…Continue
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Are you ready to rock your world with a healthy dose of fun? From fruits and veggies to herbal elixirs, there are ways to pump up the volume of feeling amorous, without drugs and artificial stimulators. These are nature’s way of giving us aphrodisiacs to experience the love connection to ourselves and others. The name comes from Aphrodite, the Greek…Continue
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By Patricia Young.
We’re going through a transformational time on the planet, and we’re being pushed – at a spiritual level - to align to our Life Purpose and share our gifts and talents with the world. That’s why so many of us feel a deep longing inside, an urge to do meaningful work – work that makes us feel alive and makes a difference.
There’s an epidemic use of anti-depressants and anti-anxiety medication that is just a band-aid for the underlying issue of being…Continue
Have you ever felt drawn, almost magnetized to another and are not sure why? Has a certain someone ever walked into the room and your stomach churns and your palms sweat? Have you ever awakened in the middle of a disturbing dream about your partner? Even though you have not yet spoken to one another, does your heart race and your body tremble when the new hire at work passes your desk? Have you ever felt that your boyfriend was being dishonest, but disregarded…Continue
Whenever we illuminate
what we have going on in our life
Great things come to light.
Dr. Paul Haider …Continue
Added by Dr. Paul Haider on February 14, 2016 at 9:16am — No Comments
When we stay stuck in the space of right or wrong, black or white, your truth or my truth, his-tory or her-story, you are constantly revolving. Going around in circles. These are just different ends of the same energy thread.When you let go of this energy thread, when you stop fighting everything and accept it all just as it is; you evolve into a space of ease and comfort.
Revolution is a fight — an angst — something you are against. Even if you are fighting for something 'good' and…Continue
Added by Geetika Timmins on February 14, 2016 at 7:59am — No Comments
So many of those of us who are attempting to live a conscious life have heard, and/or tried to live out of the principles of negativity and positivity. We have heard and believed what we have been taught regarding the negativity of a fear, for example, that says we might not succeed on a given project. We have heard and believed what we have been taught regarding the power of the so-called negative thought or feeling to bring us equally negative experiences. We have heard and believed the…Continue
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