Meditation has done more for me than any other practice. It helped save my life. Without it, I think I would lose my mind.It has played a key role in my sanity through the first year and a half of my new life in sobriety. My crazy, noisy, chaotic, relentless and unforgiving mind was one […]Lire la suite de "5 simple tips to start a dailymeditation practice"
Teachings of the Buddha are enlightened words which speak directly to us. The Buddha’s teachings lead us toward living a life with a compassionate and enlightened heart. Not only are they inspiring, but they also hold a truth which can change our perception for the better. The other day I was reading the book Teachings of […]Lire la suite de "The dangers of attachment according to the Buddha"
Qu’est-ce que vous sentez, goûtez, ressentez, entendez, voyez si vous laissez tomber toutes les histoires qui peuvent se dérouler dans votre tête pour observer simplement ce que vous ressentez ? Quelles couleurs, textures, qualités de lumière, etc. pouvez-vous percevoir ? C’est une pure expérience sensorielle et il est rare que nous restions longtemps dans cet état. […]Lire la suite de "Vivre la simplicité de l’instant présent."
Meditation has long been an issue for me. Not because I couldn’t “achieve the state,” but because I would achieve it as soon as I sat down and closed my eyes. This started back when I was a teenager, and since then my main goal was to learn how to understand the processes of meditation, […]Lire la suite de "How to disappear : The 3 gates of meditation"
We have to be willing to give it all up. How we think it’s supposed to look. How we think it’s supposed be. And instead, continuously come back to how it feels. I often get asked how I get myself into particular situations, or experience such depth in conversation with strangers on a regular basis. […]Lire la suite de "I start every day with this question"
If you’re like most people, you’ve probably tried meditation at one point in time and found it quite difficult. We’ve all heard of the benefits of meditation, from decrease stressed, reduced anxiety and increased productivity. But the truth is it takes time and dedication before these positive results are experienced. So, how do you develop […]Lire la suite de "A mindfulness expert reveals the 5 most effective meditation techniques"
To be a spiritual person is not a title that we gain; it is our essence, the crux of our existence. In other words, there aren’t spiritual and non-spiritual people, but there are people who are either more or less connected to the essence of spirituality or not. There are people who say, “spirituality is just […]Lire la suite de "8 signs you’re a genuinely spiritual person (even if you think you’re not)"
The beliefs we carry run our lives like invisible GPS systems. Often times, unbeknownst to us, these beliefs are the deciding factor in the actions we take or don’t take, in how we react or respond, as well as most of our choices in life. They affect our love lives, relationships, carriers, home life, and […]Lire la suite de "Dropping this five beliefs right now might change your life"
The morning is the best time for work that requires mental concentration, but creativity levels peak in the afternoon. But some people are night owls — and they should align their tasks with their natural rhythm. Taking short breaks can restore your brain energy and help make your afternoons more productive. We love to […]Lire la suite de "The best time to do everything if you want to get great results, according to research"
For better or for worse, I know a lot about anxiety. It was a long time before I recognized it as such, but I would now say, in retrospect, that I had my first panic attack when I was 18. My heart felt like it was climbing up my chest into my throat. I could […]Lire la suite de "Natural tips for coping with anxiety"