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The Great Zen Buddhist Teacher Thich Nhat Hanh on How to Do “Hugging Meditation”

“When we hug, our hearts connect and we know that we are not separate beings.”<p><i>“I embrace you with all my heart,”</i> Albert Camus wrote in his beautiful letter of gratitude to his childhood teacher shortly after winning the Nobel Prize. To embrace one another with our whole hearts is perhaps the …

Meditation

Motivational Quotes | Runner's World

The 26.2-mile distance has inspired some wise words throughout the ages.​<p>Motivational sayings from the iconic American runner.​<p>The iconic race has sparked some inspirational sayings throughout the years.​<p>Illustrations By Megan Hetzel<p>A champion is made when you look at the time spent …

Virginia Woolf on Why the Best Mind Is the Androgynous Mind

“In each of us two powers preside, one male, one female… The androgynous mind is resonant and porous… naturally creative, incandescent and undivided.”<p>In addition to being one of the greatest writers and most expansive minds humanity ever produced, <b>Virginia Woolf</b> (January 25, 1882–March 28, 1941) was …

Literature

Islamic State's Best Recruiting Tool Is Youth Boredom

"What makes these 17-year-old kids pick up an AK-47 instead of trying to start a business?"<p>It's a question State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf …

Blogger on the road: Budget Traveller meets South Africa

Budget Traveller in South Africa<p>Forever seeking out incredible budget-friendly travel experiences, Lonely Planet Pathfinder Kash Bhattacharya of budgettraveller.org recently visited South Africa’s Garden Route, road tripping from Port Elisabeth to Cape Town. Along the way he sought out the coolest …

Travel