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Be happy, not mindful

As post-Trump anxiety rates go through the roof, it’s time for less introspection and more social engagement<p>“Happiness comes from within,” declare a thousand advice blogs and books, fridge magnets and Facebook memes. Or “withinwards” as my local yoga studio prefers to call it.<p>The idea that …

Happiness

Guest Post: Exploring Cultural Values with Students (With Hand-Outs)

<b>Editor’s Note: I’ve shared many resources related to learning about different cultures, including a lesson I do as well as The Best Sites For</b> …

An ancient Chinese principle can help you get comfortable with doing less—and make you happier, too

A lot of New Year’s resolutions are aimed at springing into action—whether the goal is losing weight, finding love or moving to a new city. But my main priority now is learning to be still. And the Chinese concept of <i>wu wei—</i>strategic non-action—has helped me do just that.<p>The Tao Te Ching, written in …

When suddenly from nowhere the red monkeys came and conquered all

<b>By Purushottam Nitai Das</b><p>Recently when I went to Ekchakra, the birthplace of Nityanand Prabhu, I went to a temple and there everywhere it was written …

If You're 'Bad' At Meditation, These 4 Tricks Are Just What You Need

Recently, my friend and I were talking about mindfulness and she told me that she was starting to experiment with meditation. She quickly confessed …

Veda: Secrets from the East.Published by The Bhaktivedanta Book...

Veda: Secrets from the East.<br>Published by The Bhaktivedanta Book Trust.<br>Review By Byron Kyle: I first met the devotees in 2012 in my first year of …