mind-body

A JOURNEY TO SELF-HEALING: Somatic Learning and the healing power of presencing

A JOURNEY TO SELF-HEALING: Somatic Learning and the healing power of presencing

My healing journey: From crippling pain to ever-greater freedom and aliveness To introduce Somatic Learning and the power of Somatic...
March 20, 2013 × 0 comments

green living

CUT THE CARBS: A report on the future of low carbon cars

CUT THE CARBS: A report on the future of low carbon cars

Strategic energy consultancy Element Energy won the 2011 Outstanding Low Carbon Publication award for its report, Influences on the...
March 19, 2013 × 0 comments

voluntary simplicity

SIMPLE LIVING GUIDE: Living your life at enough [Step 9]

SIMPLE LIVING GUIDE: Living your life at enough [Step 9]

[Read Step 7 of the Simple Living Guide or go to Step 1] This is the ninth and final article in the Simple Living Guide, based on...
March 18, 2013 × 0 comments

alternative education

LIFE LEARNING: Cultivate a love of learning by focusing on process, not content

LIFE LEARNING: Cultivate a love of learning by focusing on process, not content

Nathan Isaacs, a British author and educator who has popularized the work of the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget, has described the...
March 17, 2013 × 0 comments

personal growth

DEAD LINES: A lesson from snakes about deadlines

DEAD LINES: A lesson from snakes about deadlines

One day, several weeks before my column was due, I pondered the upcoming topic: deadlines. I tried to remember if any animals—other...
March 17, 2013 × 0 comments

essays

THE ISLAND: Giving the gift of music – essay by Max Reif

THE ISLAND: Giving the gift of music – essay by Max Reif

Every visit, my mother-in-law Ruth sang us under the table. A few hours of the old standards, and Barbara and I would duck out, ready...
March 16, 2013 × 0 comments

transformative travel

OM ARUNACHALA: Tiruvannamalai—a pilgrimage place for millions in India

OM ARUNACHALA: Tiruvannamalai—a pilgrimage place for millions in India

For a city of only 150,000, Tiruvannamalai sure has a lot of people. It’s not the citizens mind you, but the visitors that make...
March 16, 2013 × 0 comments

contemplations

IS REINCARNATION HOCUS-POCUS? Explore the many signs of past lives

IS REINCARNATION HOCUS-POCUS? Explore the many signs of past lives

One thing I’m not here to do is to “build a case” for reincarnation. I prefer to share with you what Kabbalah has to say about...
March 15, 2013 × 2 comments

voluntary simplicity

SIMPLE LIVING GUIDE: The crossover point [Step 8]

SIMPLE LIVING GUIDE: The crossover point [Step 8]

[Read Step 7 of the Simple Living Guide or go to Step 1] In the last step we looked at valuing your life energy and now in this...
March 15, 2013 × 0 comments