Awaken Mind – Mindfulness & Meditation

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Find Your Peace in the Midst of Chaos

March 1st, 2023|

by By Ed and Deb Shapiro:  Have you ever been in stuck in traffic on a busy street and felt like it was just too much or caught up in an argument that was going [...]

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The Power of Concentration

February 27th, 2023|

by Maria Konnikova:  Meditation and mindfulness: the words conjure images of yoga retreats and Buddhist monks. But perhaps they should evoke a very different picture: a man in a deerstalker, puffing away at a curved [...]

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Love Until It Hurts – Ken Wilber

February 23rd, 2023|

In “Love Until It Hurts,” Ken Wilber discusses the nature of women’s spiritual practice and suggests some of the important ways that it differs from men’s. […]

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Eckhart Tolle on Creativity

February 21st, 2023|

by Eckhart Tolle:  There’s a particular dimension where creativity arises.  It’s a little bit like the wick burning the flame,  […]

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Mindfulness – Anderson Cooper

February 20th, 2023|

Our lives are filled with distractions — email, Twitter, texting we’re constantly connected to technology, rarely alone with just our thoughts. […]

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Conversation with Joseph Campbell

February 17th, 2023|

God is a metaphor for a mystery that absolutely transcends all categories of human thought . . . . It’s as simple as that.  -Joseph Campbell […]

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A Tribute to Yogananda

February 13th, 2023|

A tribute to the great Yogananda and his service and dedication to God and mankind. […]

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7 Women Transforming the World

February 6th, 2023|

by Ed and Deb Shapiro: Marianne Williamson an uplifting and inspirational speaker and author of numerous New York Times best-sellers, including The Age of Miracles: […]

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Levels of Realization Leonard Jacobson

February 2nd, 2023|

Leonard Jacobson:  Question: What are we to make of the myriad of teachers out there today who claim or imply that they are self-realized. Are there levels of realization? […]

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Changing the World From the Inside Out

January 28th, 2023|

by Ed and Deb Shapiro:  Why do people mistreat each other? After the shooting at Sandy Hook, the response of the NRA was that every schoolteacher should be armed. […]

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Music and Spirituality

January 26th, 2023|

by Sri Chinmoy: It is quite possible to be both a musician and a Yogi. In Mother India there have been many saints, sages and spiritual Masters […]

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Why be a Vegetarian?

January 21st, 2023|

by Swami Satchidananda: Once I was asked the question: “Do the Vedas teach vegetarianism?” The answer is, there is no Veda without the mention of ahimsa (non-violence). […]

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Pema Chödrön: Fear and Fearlessness

January 10th, 2023|

Pema Chödrön: describes a liberating way to relate to our fears: not as something to try to get rid of or cast out, but as something we became very intimate with. […]

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December 13th, 2022|

Meditation is a mental exercise that trains attention and awareness. Its purpose is often to curb reactivity to one’s negative thoughts and feelings, […]