video

Through The Wormhole: Does Time Exist?

Through The Wormhole: Does Time Exist?

One major uncertainty we’ve tried to settle over the last several hundreds of years is whether time exists. The 2011 episode of...
April 6, 2014 × 0 comments

meditation

MAKING PEACE WITH MILEY: Learning to accept the nagging noises in our heads

MAKING PEACE WITH MILEY: Learning to accept the nagging noises in our heads

It’s hard to meditate when Miley Cyrus is stuck in your head. You try to think “In breath, out breath,” but then she comes thundering...
April 5, 2014 × 3 comments

participatory culture

JUSTICE FOR A DAY: 5 ways to sustain the drive for change

JUSTICE FOR A DAY: 5 ways to sustain the drive for change

March is an important month for social justice issues. There are a number of days specially devoted to the international recognition...
April 3, 2014 × 0 comments

transformative travel

CITY OF CULTURE: Bhaktapur, a jewel in Nepal’s Kathmandu valley

CITY OF CULTURE: Bhaktapur, a jewel in Nepal’s Kathmandu valley

Kathmandu stores a number of jewels within the folds of its Himalayan foothills. One of the brightest among them is Bhaktapur, a royal...
April 2, 2014 × 0 comments

meditation

LOJONG: Buddhist mind training that clears ignorance and reveals everything as it is

LOJONG: Buddhist mind training that clears ignorance and reveals everything as it is

Excerpt from The Path to Awakening, from Chapter: Homage to the Great Compassionate One! This is the key instruction, the essential...
April 2, 2014 × 0 comments

permaculture / gardening

PASSIONATE ABOUT POLYCULTURE: Joel Salatin, “lunatic farmer,” shares his inspiration for wholistic farming

PASSIONATE ABOUT POLYCULTURE: Joel Salatin, “lunatic farmer,” shares his inspiration for wholistic farming

When asked “How would our world look different if thousands of people did what you do?”, Joel Salatin answers without skipping...
March 31, 2014 × 0 comments

book reviews

THE MINDFULNESS DIARIES: How I survived my first nine-day silent meditation retreat [book review]

THE MINDFULNESS DIARIES: How I survived my first nine-day silent meditation retreat [book review]

THE MINDFULNESS DIARIES:How I survived my first nine-day silent meditation retreat Jennifer Howd [Howd Media, 136 pages] When you ask...
March 30, 2014 × 3 comments

personal growth

THE NOT ENOUGH ANTIDOTE: How to stop worrying about money

THE NOT ENOUGH ANTIDOTE: How to stop worrying about money

Excerpt from Jonathan Robinson’s book Find Happiness Now: 50 Shortcuts for Bringing More Love, Balance and Joy Into Your...
March 28, 2014 × 0 comments

nutrition

JUICE DETOX: Try these 3 juice recipes for effective detoxification

JUICE DETOX: Try these 3 juice recipes for effective detoxification

We’ve all experienced that feeling of needing to cleanse from the inside out. Sometimes it happens after travel, when we’ve...
March 27, 2014 × 0 comments