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CONTEMPLATIONS ON SILENCE: In Silence I hear the sound of myself

CONTEMPLATIONS ON SILENCE: In Silence I hear the sound of myself

For the last month and a half, I’ve been spending a lot of my time in silence. After incurring a broken ankle, I’ve...
May 5, 2015 × 0 comments

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THIS TOO SHALL PASS: The wisdom of seeing everything as temporary

THIS TOO SHALL PASS: The wisdom of seeing everything as temporary

Open heart, open mind. Open the doors and throw open the windows. Those are the two intentions I set for myself every day when...
May 4, 2015 × 0 comments

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THERE’S SO MUCH TO DO: Why bother meditating?

THERE’S SO MUCH TO DO: Why bother meditating?

I’ve been meditating for many years but there are still days when I feel like it’s something I need to tick off the to-do...
April 20, 2015 × 0 comments

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BEYOND MINDFULNESS: How to cultivate awareness without detachment

BEYOND MINDFULNESS: How to cultivate awareness without detachment

For many years I practiced mindfulness meditation as a Buddhist monk. For hours each day I paid careful attention to the coming...
November 16, 2014 × 0 comments

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ROAD TRIP! 4 ways to practice mindful driving

ROAD TRIP! 4 ways to practice mindful driving

Summer offers a wealth of opportunities to incorporate meditation into daily activities. Most of these are enjoyable, such as...
July 18, 2014 × 4 comments

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BORED NO MORE: The wonder of life is ever present and of infinite variety

BORED NO MORE: The wonder of life is ever present and of infinite variety

It’s funny that boredom even exists. We have instant access to the Internet, games, chatting, emailing, and that’s only with...
February 2, 2014 × 2 comments

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IT’S OK TO BE, OK?: Being non-judgmentally aware of your inner chatter

IT’S OK TO BE, OK?: Being non-judgmentally aware of your inner chatter

One of the principle concepts of being mindfully aware is to get in touch with your Being. Not your Being in the physical sense,...
December 24, 2013 × 0 comments

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Cultivate your awareness and live mindfully throughout your day

Cultivate your awareness and live mindfully throughout your day

I recently came across an article entitled something to the effect of, “Why being constantly mindful is impossible.” You’ll...
October 4, 2013 × 2 comments

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MINDFULNESS MEDITATIONS FOR KIDS: An excerpt from Yoga for Children

MINDFULNESS MEDITATIONS FOR KIDS: An excerpt from Yoga for Children

Mindfulness—the practice of cultivating awareness and acceptance, free of judgment—has always been inherent in the teaching...
May 1, 2013 × 0 comments