15 Big Life Insights I Wish I Knew at 18 One of the most popular posts of all time on HE is my 50 Life Secrets and Tips. However when I look back on that post, I see a fairly shallow and conventional list of recommendations. It shows me of how much I’ve grown in the years since it was published.
Over the past few hundred years the power of organized religion has steeply declined in the west. State & church and science & religion are separated and free inquiry is now more encouraged than ever. The Science of Meditation
Meditation is simply the training of the mind. It has been used, primarily for spiritual practices, for thousands of years. The effects are numerous.
A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts.
If you’ve read Tim Ferris’s “The 4-Hour Body,” then you’re familiar with the term “Harajuku moment.” He defines it as the single, definitive moment when we decide to make a dramatic shift with our lives to improve our mental and physical health. Mine took place a few months ago.
“Conversations With God: An Uncommon Dialogue” by Neal Walsh is one of my favorite books of all time, hands down.
Dear Traveler, Do you think you’ve got what it takes to be a bodhisattva? Are you ready to live in Truth for the benefit of all sentient beings, even if there is no Truth to serve and no others to serve it to? Do you think you can handle your family for a week straight without losing it? Do you think that little bit of patience and compassion you’ve cultivated is enough to prevent you from getting sucked into the vortex of drama and reactivity? Just what the hell is a Bodhisattva, you ask, and why in the multiverse would anyone want to be one? Becoming a Bodhisattva: 4 Vows to Take on the Road to Enlightenment Pt.1
Burning Man is the biggest and most bizarre party in the world, comprised of 60,000 people camping in the desert of Nevada for a week.vIt’s utter insanity that will rock your world forever. Here are 25 reasons why you won’t be able to stop yourself from going after reading this article… Art Installations Workshops
How Your Thoughts Program Your Cells Some “Basic” Cellular Biology There are thousands upon thousands of receptors on each cell in our body.
A Reason For Today A man named Roy was sitting on a park bench one warm and sunny day, staring off into the abyss of reality. His face lacked emotion and his eyes kept wandering; they did not wander because nothing was of interest, rather they wandered because nothing kept his interest. He kept looking and looking, hoping to find peace and tranquility in anything, even if it be for only a moment. This man had acted in this precarious nature ever since two nights ago, when his wife of 21 years had suddenly passed away. Roy had quickly and thoroughly went through the initial shock of the tragedy, and firmly planted himself in the “nothing will ever matter again” stage of the supposed road to recovery. He had immense trouble going to sleep the night before due to the content chatter of his depressed subconscious, so he had taken a heavy dose of sleeping medicine to help him shut his eyes.
Not Your Typical New Years Article
How & Where To Educate Yourself Online Generation after generation the human species stacks knowledge upon knowledge. This intricate web of symbols acts like a map for our inner and outer world. We use math to trade goods and we use words to convey we are in love.
It is somewhat presumptuous to disdain or condemn as fake tha t which does not appear likely. – Michel de Montaigne Shamanic journeying, or the flight of the soul, is one of the central shamanic techniques, traditionally used by shamans to communicate with the spiritual world; a world believed by shamans to be full of knowledge, guidance and power. The shamanic journey is filled with mystery, and despite its ancient history, is little understood in Western culture. Shamans are highly respected members of their tribes and their commanding, communicating, and interceding with the spirits that visit them in their journeys is for the benefit of the community at large. Nowadays, shamanic journeying has become more widely known thanks to pioneering work by anthropologist Michael Harner. The Shamanic Flight of the Soul: Visiting Other Worlds
Life is a dance Be The Change, Be The Hero
How We Can (Actually) Change The World – Pt. 2/3 Now that we’ve identified the problem, we can move on to the solution. But even before speaking of a specific solution, we must discuss the paradigm of change. How does change come about?
Do you have some personality trait, quirk or habit that you would like to change but have yet to succeed?
How We Can (Actually) Change The World – Pt. 1/3
Turning The Problem Around: Mental Health In A Sick Society
The Love Experiment: Introduction
The Most Effective Way to Create New Habits
The Origins of High Existence
Spoiler Alert: You Do Not Exist
The Science of Meditation
Top 5 Videos Of Alan Watts
The Non-Conformist Samurai & A Cage Full Of Monkeys