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Two simple mindful meditation exercises for teachers

Mindfulness can help teachers reduce stress and boost confidence. Clinical psychologist Erin Olivo shares her handy guide for getting started<p>Teaching can be hard, and reports tell us those in the profession feel under increasing pressure. A BBC investigation earlier this year found that …

Mindfulness

National Geographic Travel

Nirvana Day 2015: Parinirvana Buddhism Festival In China, Tibet, Japan Celebrates Buddha's Enlightenment

Mahayana Buddhists Sunday celebrated Nirvana Day, the annual festival commemorating the death of the Buddha. According to Buddhist tradition, the …

Bill Maher is right about religion: The Orwellian ridiculousness of Jesus, and the truth about moral progress

“Most religions were pulled into the modern Enlightenment with their fingernails dug into the past”<p>Most people believe that moral progress has primarily been due to the guiding light of religious teachings, the activities of spiritual leaders, and the power of faith-based initiatives. In "The Moral …

Religion

The Seven Factors of Enlightenment explained

G.P. Malalasekera; Bhante, Amber Larson, Dhr. Seven, Crystal Quintero, <b>Wisdom Quarterly</b><p>.<p><b>Bhante</b>, we want to wake up! What is the secret?<p>The Buddha has …

Mongolian mummified monk 'was disciple of one of great Buddhist teachers'

Lead researchers are certain the body is that of a bearded religious man called Tsorzh Sanzhzhav, who lived 200 years ago. Picture: Morning …