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What is Automatic Writing?

February 6th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , |

Automatic writing or psychography is a claimed psychic ability allowing a person to produce written words without consciously writing. The words purportedly arise from a subconscious, spiritual or supernatural source. Scientists and skeptics consider automatic writing to be the result of the ideomotor effect and even proponents of automatic writing admit it has been the source of innumerable cases of self-delusion. Automatic writing is not [...]

5 Benefits of Gotu Kola

February 4th, 2019|Categories: Herbs & Plants, Knowledge, Substances|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Gotu Kola? Here’s a plant you may have never of heard before. But it is a name you be keeping on your lazy Susan. Gotu Kola is an herb with truly remarkable health benefits for both the mind and body. It’s especially beneficial in treating brain fogginess that so many of us struggle with on a daily basis while calming nerves and enhancing both memory [...]

The Great Library of Alexandria

February 3rd, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , |

The Great Library of Alexandria in Alexandria, Egypt, was one of the largest and most significant libraries of the ancient world. The Library was part of a larger research institution called the Mouseion, which was dedicated to the Muses, the nine goddesses of the arts. The idea of a universal library in Alexandria may have been proposed by Demetrius of Phalerum, an exiled Athenian statesman [...]

An Introduction to Chinese Zodiac

February 1st, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Chinese zodiac is a classification scheme that assigns an animal and its reputed attributes to each year in a repeating 12-year cycle. The 12-year cycle is an approximation to the 11.85-year orbital period of Jupiter, the largest planet of the Solar System. It and its variations remain popular in many Asian countries including China, Japan, South Korea, Vietnam, Mongolia, Cambodia, Laos, Nepal, Bhutan, and [...]

6 Home Remedies for Dry Cough

January 31st, 2019|Categories: Herbs & Plants, Knowledge, Substances|Tags: , , , , |

A dry cough is a common symptom of asthma, bronchitis, cystic fibrosis, and other lung and respiratory infections. Bouts of coughing usually get worse at night i.e. mostly when one is asleep, early in the morning, after meals and after you’re tired. A dry cough can be caused by viral infections or allergies. Home remedies for a dry cough are natural ways of easing cough [...]

What is Active Imagination?

January 30th, 2019|Categories: Consciousness, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Active imagination is a cognitive methodology that uses the imagination as an organ of understanding. Disciplines of active imagination are found within various philosophical, religious and spiritual traditions. It is perhaps best known in the West today through C. G. Jung's emphasis on the therapeutic value of this activity. European tradition The theosophy of post-Renaissance Europe embraced imaginal cognition. From Jakob Böhme to Swedenborg, active [...]

Top 14 Quotes by Elvis Presley

January 28th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Music|Tags: , , , , |

Elvis Presley was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "the King". His energized interpretations of songs and sexually provocative performance style, combined with a singularly potent mix of influences across color lines during a transformative era in race relations, [...]

5 Star Constellations That Everyone Can Find

January 27th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge|Tags: , , , , |

Do you ever look up at a night sky teeming with stars and feel lost with wonder? Maybe you've heard the names of constellations but don't have a clue as to how to begin to identify them? Don't worry, because, with some simple orientation and a little information about what to look for, you can very quickly gain confidence in your ability to pick out [...]

Pre-Christian and Christian Cross Symbol

January 25th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , |

A cross is a geometrical figure consisting of two intersecting lines or bars, usually perpendicular to each other. The lines usually run vertically and horizontally. A cross of oblique lines, in the shape of the Latin letter X, is also termed a saltire in heraldic terminology. Name The word cross is recorded in 10th-century Old English as cros, exclusively for the instrument of Christ's crucifixion, [...]