April 2017 Articles (48)

Taking Responsibility is Power to Change

We Create Our Present Experience



The outer world materializes from within us. At break of day, before we rise from bed, we  mentally consider the things we will be doing for the day, and sometimes ahead, to the next week or year, or even our lifetime. We consciously guide and steer our ideas.  



Unknowing or knowingly, we connect with others, in this mental environment, planning our  destinies within the framework of possibilities and limitations of a group mind. If the…

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Added by Arthur Telling on April 30, 2017 at 11:58pm — 1 Comment

Do BFF* Spouses Have the Best Marriages?

“Marriages are forms of super friendship”

     — John F. Helliwell, Senior Fellow of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research   

 

Some marriages begin with love at first sight. Usually, but not always, they fail after the initial buzz wears off. Others begin with a friendship that grows into love. This kind of marriage is more likely to succeed in the long run.…

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Added by Marcia Naomi Berger on April 30, 2017 at 11:00am — 6 Comments

Mindfulness – Meditation or presence (818 words)

Mindfulness – Meditation or presence

What is mindfulness? As the renowned psychologists Jon Kabat-Zinn’s defines it as:

“Mindfulness means paying attention in a particular way;

On purpose,

in the present moment, and

nonjudgmentally.”

Very crisp definition and yet very profound!

It’s all about being ‘present’ unruffled. The basic premise of mindfulness is ‘absorbing everything tangible and intangible’ around you. It…

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Added by Sunanda Sharma on April 30, 2017 at 8:30am — 8 Comments

The Difference between Liking and Loving

By: Bob Mangroo



Abstract: This article explores the qualities and differences between liking and loving. When we like someone or something we will treat it (or the person) very differently than when we love. And, by knowing the differences between liking and loving, it helps us to have more meaningful experiences in life.



Someone once asked the Buddha, what is the difference between I like you and I love you. The Buddha beautifully replied; if you like a flower you…

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Added by Bob Mangroo on April 29, 2017 at 7:00pm — 3 Comments

A Year Celebrating with Pagans!

ABSTRACT

Describes the Pagan "cycle of the year". Explores how Christianity adapted and continued the ancient holy days, covering them with Christian symbolism. Discusses how these holidays were observed in Pagan times.

ARTICLE Our calendar of holidays is derived from a long history of Pagan Holy Days, celebrating the movement of the Earth around the sun every year. In the USA, many holidays were given a thin veneer of Christian folklore to cover and hide the original,…

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Added by Tess Pender on April 28, 2017 at 3:58pm — 7 Comments

Soulful Intentions of the Spiritual Mind

Soulful Intentions of the Spiritual Mind

By Judi Lynch

Word Count – 770

Bio Word Count - 60

One thing that remains a constant in the spirit seeking mind is intention. Intention has power when it is put into action. If our intentions are heart felt and in tune with unconditional love and…

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Added by Judi Lynch on April 28, 2017 at 7:39am — 2 Comments

The 7 Ultimate 'Stops' for Feeling Calmer

Did you know that you could control stress in most situations? Even though we cannot anticipate or prevent certain things from happening, you can certainly train your brain to react better to a bad situation. So, the feeling process is more of a choice than an impulse, which is a wonderful revelation, isn't it? You have probably had the same thought many times in life: 'I shouldn't have panicked or stressed so much about it'. However, now that you know that stress is your own response to a…

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Added by Robert Morris on April 28, 2017 at 6:53am — No Comments

The Importance of Archetypes

Abstract:

Article that defines archetypes  and gives examples. How archetypes  and symbols affect consciousness and contribute to personal power.

 

Article:

 

How many people know that the right side of the brain works in symbols and pictures? How many people understand that the right side of the brain decodes those…

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Added by Kim Marks on April 27, 2017 at 7:56pm — No Comments

4 Strategies for Generating High-Quality Leads Through Social Media and Blogging

When people talk about content marketing online, they make it sound so easy, don’t they? For many people, however, it is anything but. They work, they sweat, they plug away and yet the amount of time and money they put in rarely gives them enough leads to make it worth their while. So what’s going wrong?

Well, there could be a lot of things that are making it hard for you to succeed at content marketing and social media. Here I’m going to run through some of the biggest ones that…

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Added by Malia Keirsey on April 27, 2017 at 1:45pm — No Comments

The Circle Of Lives

 It’s highly unlikely this is your first life on this planet. Well, there is a slim possibility, but most of us have walked these grounds a few times before.  Most of us have lived many lives prior to this one. We’ve learning specific lessons that we need to learn for our soul’s growth. We start out on this plane as something simple (Spirit shows me plants and animals).  As our conscious level rises, we are placed into a body…

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Added by Kareen Boebel on April 27, 2017 at 1:09pm — No Comments

An Easy Way to Experience Deep Relaxation

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Wake-up, go to work, come home, eat, drive. We are so busy doing many different things in our lives that we forget to relax. Relaxation is very different from doing nothing because doing nothing can actually be quite a stressful…

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Added by Tony Samara on April 26, 2017 at 3:22pm — No Comments

Living a Life of Harmony and Balance

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Our relationship to natural law is a very important aspect that is little understood in the world today. The ego is very skillful in creating tempting diversions from our true mission on earth. In the so-called civilized world, we can be animated by…

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Added by Tony Samara on April 26, 2017 at 3:11pm — No Comments

Choosing Freedom from the Ego

Abstract:

 

The more we try to control the world that surrounds us, the less we have freedom. The discomfort we feel results from the resistance to know the truth and in the belief that the mind and the ego, which express separation, can understand…

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Added by Tony Samara on April 26, 2017 at 3:03pm — No Comments

Survival vs. Creator Thinking

It is very common to feel that we must survive life. Everyday seems to be one struggle after another. We try to survive a divorce, survive an illness and pay the bills to survive and so on. Such thinking is rooted in fear and this is why we often feel anxious and uncertain. There is however, another way to think, and that is, to think as a creator. Whereby we tune into our spiritual power and re-create our life circumstances by changing our mental attitude and the choices we make. We don't…

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Added by Bob Mangroo on April 26, 2017 at 8:30am — No Comments

It’s Never Too Late to Change Your Career

Do you remember the last time you got excited about work? The last time you got up in the morning and smiled, eager to get going? A third of our day is spent at work, so it’s important to feel at least somewhat passionate about what we do. Otherwise, we’ll just end up constantly stressed, tired and unhappy. If it’s been too long since you felt happy about your job, maybe it’s time for a change. Stop to think – is my current workplace making me unhappy? Would I be happier if I did the same…

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Added by Marie Nieves on April 26, 2017 at 2:07am — No Comments

How to Organize Your Time if You Are a Freelancer: 5 Tips And 4 Mistakes

 

One of the perks of freelancing is that you are able to control your schedule. An unfortunate side effect of this is that it’s possible to fall into poor time management habits. That’s not such a great thing considering that as a freelancer, your time is worth money.

 

If you want to improve your time management skills, keep reading. We’ll go over 5 time management…

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Added by Nelma Lumme on April 24, 2017 at 11:51am — 1 Comment

Joyous Communication

Abstract:

How can we honestly express ourselves when we fear that others will think less of us? How can we be true to our heart when we fear the reactions of those that we would like to be able to be truthful to? This is a perfect time to be…

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Added by Tony Samara on April 24, 2017 at 5:36am — 2 Comments

The ONE Word that Destroys Happiness

ABSTRACT

Brain science has discovered the root of chronic pain – IN THE BRAIN!  How we frame situations is responsible for emotional health.  Each person can determine whether they are happy or miserable!  This article provides examples of how framing destroys happiness, and how to re-frame destructive language to that which creates happiness and joy.

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There is a single word we can – and often do – use to make ourselves miserable.  This word…

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Added by Tess Pender on April 21, 2017 at 5:00pm — 6 Comments

How To Shift Away From Victim Consciousness

Abstract: This article bring to light victim consciousness, even in those that may be on a spiritual path, in an effort to help people uncover where they might be falling into that mindset. It recognizes that victimhood may have served us in the past and suggests that by recognizing this and working to heal it within ourselves we are then also working on healing it in the collective conscious.

Even though many of us may be on a path of spiritual and/or self development and…

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Added by Heather O'Neill on April 20, 2017 at 5:30pm — 4 Comments

True Soul Mates — Who are They?

Abstract: In this article, Zinovia Dushkova explains the nature of soul mates from the viewpoint of ancient esoteric teachings. By providing the principles of human sevenfold structure, she clarifies what underlies short-lived love between people and who our true soul mates really are.

People have always searched for their other halves, the ones they are destined for. However, often when people think that they have finally found their soul…

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Added by Zinovia Dushkova on April 20, 2017 at 12:58pm — 2 Comments

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