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John Oliver’s interview with the Dalai Lama is an unexpected delight

Explainers<p>Politics & Policy<p>World<p>Culture<p>Science & Health<p>Identities<p>Energy & Environment<p>The Big Idea<p>Technology<p>Business & Finance<p>First Person<p>Video<p>Podcasts<p>✕<p>The Dalai Lama wants the Last Week Tonight host to be his demon best friend forever.<p>By<p><b>Share</b> John Oliver’s interview with the Dalai Lama is an …

3 Tricks To Become Much More Productive And Motivated

Being a leader of a company or organization is certainly a difficult and often frustrating position – but it can also be tremendously …

Self-improvement

Parinirvana Day: The Intriguing Celebration Of Buddha’s Death

It was 45 years after his enlightenment. Lord Buddha was 80 already. Age had caught up and he had fallen ill. His only recluse from illness was …

On finding love and compassion: 10 great life lessons from the Dalai Lama

<i>Image: Instagram.com/vasudha.rai</i><p>Earlier this month, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama was in the capital to promote ancient culture in contemporary …

Dr. Sanjay Gupta: Lessons from meditating with the Dalai Lama

<b>(CNN) —</b> For the past two months, I have been a changed man. It is hard to fully describe, except to say my mood is mostly sunny and more patient than usual.<p>In the past, my family and friends would've typically described me as pleasant but hurried. My baseline restlessness and edginess, however, …

Meditation

Read this heart-wrenching diary of a WW1 soldier in real time

LONDON — On Jan. 1, 1917, a young man from Lancashire started a diary. It might not sound like much to write home about, but the 21-year-old — …

World War I

A famous scorecard taught at Harvard Business School can help you improve your life and relationships

I’ve always known that I’m addicted to achievement. But it’s only in the past few years that I’ve realized that can be a bad thing.<p>Every year, when New Year’s Eve rolled around, I used to set resolutions like “run 13 half-marathons in 2013” (because #medals). That particular year, I hit the goal. I …

Harvard Business School

20 Inspirational Sayings People Were Told That Changed Their Way Of Thinking Forever

We are all guilty of procrastinating from time to time—there’s <i>always</i> something more interesting than the work in hand. We usually think it’s no big …

Procrastination

Here's A 12-Minute HIIT Workout You Can Do In Your Apartment

Now that the days are getting shorter and the weather is getting chillier, you might be less excited about working out outdoors.<p>The good news is that …

Workouts

10 "Harry Potter" quote tattoos that are making us want to re-read the series (again!)

The year 2016 has been hard on the diehard <i>Harry Potter</i> fans. There are no new <i>Harry Potter</i> books coming out in the foreseeable future, and the next …

12 surprisingly effective ways to master essential life skills in 2017

Whether you're looking to listen better or negotiate for a raise, here are some of the most surprising ways you can master 152 essential life skills.

Life Skills

10 Things The Most Successful People Do Every Day

What habits, tactics and routines do the most successful people use to achieve their earth-shaking accomplishments?One guy wanted to know. So he …

Self-improvement

The Bullet Journal helped me get my life in order — and it can seriously help you, too

If you’re like me, you’re probably juggling a few organizational methods at once.<p>Until recently, my system involved a combination of cryptic …

100+ Harry Potter Gifts For Every Hogwarts House

Slytherin, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or Gryffindor — no matter which Hogwarts house you call home, these gifts will guarantee you have a magical holiday season. There are bookish presents for Ravenclaws, goodies that represent Gryffindor's beloved trio, snake-themed trinkets for Slytherins, and of …

Harry Potter

The world’s 10 most awesome giant Buddhas

Immense in both scale and beauty, these paeans to the Buddhist faith make quite the impression, whether you’re a believer or not<p>1: The Great Buddhas …

Gift ideas for the 2016 holidays: Everything the zen spirit in your life could need

Everyone needs balance in their life, so in essence, this holiday guide for the zen spirit is for all of us.<p>Whether its daily yoga or just drinking a …

13 Outrageously Delicious Three-Ingredient Vegan Cookie Recipes

The holiday season is in full swing, and that means copious amounts of cookies. We created this list of super-easy vegan cookie recipes that use only …

30 Books You Need to Read to Earn 'Well-Read' Status

With this list, you'll feel like you can dominate the Trivial Pursuit literature section.<p><i>What books should one read to feel well-read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Cristina Hartmann,</b> …

38 Creepy Cool Gifts Every Skull Lover Will Want

Bad to the bone is an understatement.

In Order To Achieve Lasting Success: 10 Tips To Become An Attractive Person

Fifty percent of this year is gone. Question, have you reached 50 percent or half of your goals?<p>If one of your goals is to be successful in any area …

Motivation

25 Best Habits to Have in Life

If you are committed to happiness and success, work these into your daily routine.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We are creatures of habit. Everything we think, say and do is a result of deep-seated habits etched into our minds through years and years of repitious …

Motivation

How do you leave a toxic relationship?

I wish I could say that the reason I started meditating was to better myself. It wasn’t.<p>Meditation was introduced to me by an ex-lover, one whom upon …

Meditation

How to handle heartbreak, Buddhist style

<i>What’s the high-vibe way to deal with your lowest moments? Lodro Rinzler, the co-founder of MNDFL meditation studio in New York City, tackles that</i> …

Meditation

15 Grammar Tips to Make You Smarter, From the World's Coolest Word Nerd

Mignon Fogarty is the Grammar Girl. And she is awesome.<p>Does this sentence need another comma?<p>What's the difference between emoticons and emoji?<p>How do I make product names (like the iPhone 7 or 6s) plural?<p>That's a sample of questions that Mignon Fogarty, a.k.a. Grammar Girl, answers on a weekly …

Worrying About Carbs? Just Eat More Of Them

<i>The nutritional world is preoccupied with carbs. And now brands are preying on your preoccupations. Even Hovis, good old sensible, vanilla, white</i> …

World Philosophy Day: Best quotes, wishes, messages and greetings to be shared with friends - IBTimes India

Philosophy helps us live our lives better as we think about the meaning of life.<p>This is a day to philosophise and think about life. World Philosophy …

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