Maggie Nemeth

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Easter Island Civilization Not Destroyed by War, New Evidence Shows

Thousands of small, sharp, spearlike objects scattered throughout Easter Island have long been presumed to be evidence of massive warfare that led to …

The Pulse: How Buddhists Approach Pain Without Painkillers

Hospitals and doctors have made a concerted effort to control their patients’ pain over the past 10 years. That’s led, in part, to epidemic rates of …

Her Lesson From Failure | Youth Leadership

<i>My dad did a lot of good work for the village, but the Maoists didn’t think so, they thought otherwise. He was their target. One day they came and</i> …

Rachel Tribble Explores Meditation, Multiple Dimensions and Philanthropy Through Art

Tucked away in the mountains of Colorado, you can find Rachel Tribble. Philanthropic, meditative, artistic Rachel Tribble, who welcomes elk into her yard, considers layers of planetary dimensions and creates pieces that are delicate, bold and authentically hers. And while her lifestyle is serene …

Raising Compassionate Kids

Want to reduce stress and find inner peace? Want to zen out on all the bad stuff? Who doesn’t? And who doesn’t want the same for their …

Untangling Your Mind

There was a time when I thought yoga and meditation was just for hippies. My life focused on business travel, raising two sons with my husband, and trail running in my spare time. Not much time for reflection there.<p>After dealing with two big health issues, cancer and a brain tumor diagnosis, I …

Daily Meditation: A Distant Heaven

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 19th century writer Christina Rossetti. "De Profundis" is a …

The Mindfulness Meditation Retreat: A Powerful Tool for Developing Mindfulness

"There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting." ~ Buddha<p>Have you ever wondered if there was a way you could speed up your spiritual development? I'm sure you know of some people who are so peaceful and serene that nothing seems to bother …

Dhyan Can't be Bought

There are three states to the mind, which the modern sciences acknowledge—the conscious, the unconscious and the subconscious. The fourth state, …

How to Meditate (Even If You Can’t Sit Still For A Minute)

As my life has gotten busier and busier over the years, my meditation practice has changed. A lot.<p>Once I became a working mom, I found it hard to fit …

Meditation: Blessings of Love

A blessing is whatever reminds us of the sacred loving presence that shines through all of us. This meditation is a transformational practice in …

Meditation

Why Meditating For 11 Minutes Can Make You Feel Better Now

I used to loathe meditation. Even the term made me uncomfortable.Sitting, alone and quiet, just focusing on my breath for what seemed like hours on …

A 5-Minute Breathing Meditation To Cultivate Mindfulness

How do you cultivate mindfulness? One way is to meditate. A basic method is to focus your attention on your own breathing—a practice simply called …

It's Official: Mindfulness & Meditation Can Improve Your Mind & Body

As a fan of mindfulness (and a wannabe fan of meditation — I'm still working on cementing a practice) it was both surprising <i>and</i> delightful to hear …

Healing After Loss: Meditation for Grieving

Grief can be one of the most difficult things to overcome and can make us feel like we’ve been thrown into an emotional storm. Grief, at its core, is …

3 daily practices for living a happy life, according to over 100 psychologists

As Annie Dillard writes in her book "The Writing Life," "how we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives."<p>There's no short-cut to a happy life, but there are simple things we can do to help us get there.<p>"We have a choice in our lives, in our behavior, and in our thoughts, as to what we …