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Tinnitus reduced or even eliminated by device that resets brain activity

It's just a simple pair of earbuds and some stick-on electrodes, but this device could be what millions of people worldwide have been waiting for – …

Neurophilosophy

On Beginning at the Beginning

In working with someone who is dying, there is a tremendous temptation to ignore our own relationship to death and immediately assume the role of the …

Don't Do These 13 Things on an Interview (Especially if You Want The Job) | Inc.com

An interview is a lot like a first date.<p>You might be nervous. You might be worried about how you'll be perceived. And you'll definitely be rehearsing what you plan on saying before meeting the other person.<p>The anticipation builds. Excitement increases. And then once you're in the moment itself, …

Employment

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20 Enlightening Quotes From a Japanese Zen Master That Will Shift Your Perspective on Life

Ever heard of Kodo Sawaki? If not, then you’re in for a treat of wisdom today.<p>Kodo Sawaki is considered to be one of the most significant Zen masters …

If you're ever questioning your self-worth, just watch this short video from Alan Watts...

How do you define yourself?<p>If you’re like most people, you probably answer that question by explaining your job, your name, your background….<p>But in …

One Day Buddha Walked Through A Village. When A VERY Angry Man Insulted Him Buddha calmly said…

One day Buddha walked through a village. A very angry and rude young man came up and began insulting him.<p>The man said: “You are as stupid as everyone …

Meditation

The Dalai Lama Reveals the Ultimate Morning Ritual That Will Brighten Your Day

How do you usually start your day? If you’re like most of us, it involves hitting the alarm clock several times before struggling to get your body …

Mindfulness

20 Incredible Quotes From a Zen Master That Will Blow Your Mind Wide Open

Mooji is a spiritual teacher and Zen master originally from Jamaica. Mooji shares self-inquiry, directing his students to the non-dual Self by …

5 Mantras To Start Manifesting Empowered Equality In Your Life Right Now

There's so much talk about women's equality. But the truth is, it doesn't matter how many policies are put in place or how many women have gone …

Feminism

15 Profound Quotes That Give Inner Peace to Cope With Tough Times

Finding inner peace is the one of the most important goals for most people on Earth, even though it can be quite difficult.<p>However, we are all …

25 Powerful Quotes From Confucius That Will Blow Your Mind

These Confucius quotes are incredible! If you haven’t heard of Confucius yet, he was a Chinese social philosopher whose teachings have a strong basis …

The discovery of a giant neuron could help explain how the brain creates consciousness

Nobody yet understands how a collection of mushy cells in the brain gives rise to the brilliance of consciousness seen in higher-order animals, including humans. But two discoveries give scientists vital clues to how human consciousness works.<p>In 2014, a 54-year-old woman went to George Washington …

Consciousness

Tricycle’s Top 16 of 2016

2016 was a milestone year at Tricycle.<p>What started 25 years ago as a modest effort around founding editor Helen Tworkov’s kitchen table is now an …

Meditation

The Snaggletoothed Barbarian

Bodhidharma, the first Zen ancestor, conveyed the dharma from India to China. His practice was “wall-gazing,” or zazen. According to legend, he sat …

Forget mindfulness, stop trying to find yourself and start faking it

Why is the history of Chinese philosophy now the most popular course at Harvard? Top tips on how to become a better person according to Confucius and co<p>People are often surprised to learn that Confucius, Mencius, Laozi and other classical Chinese philosophers weren’t rigid traditionalists who …

Taoism

5 Mindful Ways to Help Someone who is Hurting.

We’ve all been there.<p>We see someone hurting. Maybe it’s someone we love, or someone we don’t even know. But because they are hurting, <i>we</i> are …

Infrequent Computer Use May Be An Indicator of Early Cognitive Decline

<b>A new study sheds light on a powerful tool that may detect signs of Alzheimer’s disease before patients show any symptoms of cognitive decline: the</b> …

The Secret Reason Some People Are Never Happy (and What to Do About It)

My friends and I like to play a game we call "pennies from heaven." It's very simple: Pinpoint a sum of money you believe could come to you out of …

Life Tips From The Ph.D. Who's Discovering How Meditation Changes Your Brain

Britta Hölzel is not your typical yoga teacher. Or your typical Ph.D. neuroscientist.<p>In recent years, during fellowships at Harvard Medical School and elsewhere, Hölzel has co-authored a range of studies focused on the intersection of two great passions of her life, how meditation and yoga affect …

Nine Powerful Life Lessons From Studying With A Monk

By Robert Piper, Thanks to Body Mind Soul Spirit.<p>When I was 18 years old, I suffered from anxiety and stomach problems. A compassionate physician and …

Your Cells Are Listening: How Talking To Your Body Can Help You Heal

By Therese Wade, MSc, Wake Up World where this was originally featured.<p>“Every part of your body has its own consciousness or its own soul.” These …

Sound Healing: The Power of Sound (Binaural Beats Meditation Included!)

26th September 2015 By Peter Paul Parker Guest Writer for Wake Up World In the beginning was the word and the word was God. The Hebrew translation …

Translation

News and Articles About Conscious Living on Planet Earth

Posted by clnjoneil on April 30, 2018 in Conscious Living, Inspirational with 0 Comments<p>The path to doing well in your endeavors starts with you …

Healing Practices for Empathic People

20 Jul 2015 by Ascension Lifestyle Contributor Healing, Health & Wellness, Lifestyle, Personal Development, Universal Consciousness<p><b>Empathic Medicine</b> …

Spirituality

Does Mindfulness Mean Anything?

We are in the middle of a mindfulness revolution.<p>According to Time, The Huffington Post and a host of other media outlets, mindfulness and meditation are having their moment in the spotlight. From hospitals to corporate wellness programs, mindfulness is — supposedly — a new path to relieving …

Mindfulness

Yoga Demystified: The Six Big Ideas.

Yoga philosophy is sublimely simple, profound, and livable. Yet it can be difficult to grasp because of its unfamiliar language and complex …

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Written By Kate Bratskeir; published in The Huffington Post<p>Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of …