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How to eat healthy and save the planet

Life and style,Health & wellbeing,Environment,Food & drink,Food,US news,World news,Guardian sustainable business,Business<p>As dieticians increasingly focus on the environment, they’re finding that what’s better for the earth is usually also better for the body<p>Dieticians and food companies are …

Daily Meditation: Reach Out

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features legendary cellist Yo-Yo Ma, playing alongside Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer & …

Daily Meditation: The Lesson Of Impermanence

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a time-lapse video of Tibetan monks creating a sand mandala in Santa Fe, …

Daily Meditation: Connecting With The Earth

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a section from the Pagan Community Statement on the Environment, drafted by …

"Oh, My God:" The Laments of Jesus Echo Throughout All Religions

<i>Jesus Laments</i> by Hugh Colmer<p>I've always wondered what Jesus would have said about acts perpetrated in His name. On the one hand, Christians called Jesus the Lamb of God, the Prince of Peace, and the Embodiment of Love. On the other hand, from its inception, Christian leaders initiated hateful …

Daily Meditation: Our Land

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features folk singer Woody Guthrie's iconic song "This Land Is Your Land." The tune …

Daily Meditation: My Work

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a piece by the renowned American poet, Mary Oliver. In "Messenger," Oliver …

Daily Meditation: The Power Of Thought

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a passage written by the English poet John Donne. His words remind us of …

Daily Meditation: Be Present

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a poem by early 20th century Bengali writer Rabindranath Tagore. The poem …

The American Confederacy is still alive in a small Brazilian city called Americana

Now, 150 years later, their story has been seemingly erased from the history books.<p>But deep in the heart of Brazil, descendendants of these confederate expats gather annually to celebrate their controversial history and maintain their traditions and culture.<p><i>Thanks to VICE reporter Mimi Dwyer, whose</i> …

The 7 Chakras for Beginners

The seven chakras are the centers in our bodies in which energy flows through.<p>Blocked energy in our seven chakras can often lead to illness, so it's …

Nine fundamentals at the heart of Hinduism

OPEN TO OPINION<p><b>English</b> | Bangla<p>The faith is nothing but principles of nature recorded in human language.<p>LIFE<p>| Commonsense Karma | 5-minute read | …

Shiva, the First Yogi

In the yogic culture, Shiva is not known as a god, but as the "Adiyogi" or the "first yogi" - the originator of yoga. He was the one who first put this seed into the human mind. According to the yogic lore, over fifteen thousand years ago, Shiva attained to his full enlightenment and abandoned …

What makes Indian farmers kill themselves?

<b>In February this year Ram Rao Narayan Panchlenvar tried to poison himself.</b><p>After rain destroyed his cotton crop, he lost hope of earning anything from his farm in the western state of Maharashtra.<p>It was the third year in a row his crops had failed - first due to a year of drought and then two years …

Psychedelics and the Religious Experience

I spent a lot of time in the Gardner A. Sage Library. I also passed many hours just outside of it. As a religion student at Rutgers University, it …

23 Types of Meditation - Find The Best Techniques For You

Ok, so you know that meditation has dozens of benefits, and everybody is doing it. You look for information online or on a bookstore, and see that …

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8 Ways Meditation Can Improve Your Life

<i>By Kristine Crane for US News</i><p>Shrimati Bhanu Narasimhan, a petite Indian woman wrapped in a bright fuchsia sari, has a soft voice but a big presence. She holds the rapt attention of some 100 people who have come to learn how to meditate at the Art of Living Center in the District of Columbia. The …

Neuroscience Reveals That Long-Term Meditation May Increase Brain Function

If you're looking for yet another reason to dedicate yourself to a consistent meditation practice, consider the big neurological benefits it may offer you down the road.<p>Over the years, research has suggested that moments of mindfulness can help improve concentration, reduce stress and boost …

12 Mindfulness Hacks You Can Use in 24 Hours

Immediately reduce stress and anxiety with these tricks.<p>Mindfulness is all the rage these days, and with good reason. Practicing mindfulness has been shown to reduce stress and anxiety. A new study from the University of Oxford even found that mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) is as …

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