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How Our Brain Changes When We Stop Watching TV

By | 2018-09-05T23:08:28+00:00 September 5th, 2018|Categories: Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sitting down on an evening and watching a few hours of TV has been one of the most popular leisure activities for decades since the TV became widely available to most households it took over the job of evening entertainment. It’s totally understandable why: It’s [...]

Top 13 Quotes by Sri Aurobindo

By | 2018-08-27T23:29:59+00:00 August 27th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Sri Aurobindo was an Indian philosopher, yogi, guru, and poet. Sri Aurobindo joined the Indian movement for independence from British rule, for a while was one of its influential leaders and then became a spiritual reformer, introducing his visions on human progress and spiritual evolution. [...]

Karma Yoga – The Yoga of Action

By | 2018-08-21T16:33:39+00:00 August 21st, 2018|Categories: Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Karma yoga, also called Karma marga, is one of the several spiritual paths in Hinduism, one based on the "yoga of action". To a karma yogi, right work done well is a form of prayer. It is one of the paths in the spiritual practices [...]

The Twelve Chakra Model

By | 2018-07-18T21:55:48+00:00 July 18th, 2018|Categories: Consciousness, Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

“There is no standard system of the chakras. Every school, sometimes every teacher within each school, has had their own chakra system.” ~David Gordon White The chakras are an ancient model of the energy system that originates from Tantric philosophy. Chakra is a Sanskrit word [...]

Telepathy and Mental Communication

By | 2018-07-18T18:26:25+00:00 July 18th, 2018|Categories: Consciousness, Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Telepathy is the psychic phenomena by which communication occurs between minds, or mind-to-mind communication (telepathically). Such mental telepathy communication includes thoughts, ideas, feelings, sensations and mental images. Telepathic descriptions are universally found in writings and oral lore. In tribal societies such as the Aborigines of [...]

The Spirit, Mind and Soul

By | 2018-07-11T23:29:33+00:00 July 11th, 2018|Categories: Consciousness, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The words Mind, Soul, and Spirit are often used interchangeably. In most cases, people have only a superficial understanding of these words and no concrete idea of their true nature. Here we will try to give a short answer to the questions: “what is Spirit?”, [...]

30 of the Most Disturbing Human Experiments

By | 2018-07-09T19:34:49+00:00 July 9th, 2018|Categories: Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , |

Disturbing human experiments aren’t something the average person thinks too much about. Rather, the progress achieved in the last 150 years of human history is an accomplishment we’re reminded of almost daily. Achievements made in fields like biomedicine and psychology mean that we no longer [...]

4 Ways to Relax Your Mind

By | 2018-07-08T12:28:41+00:00 July 8th, 2018|Categories: Consciousness, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , |

Mental relaxation is elusive. Even during physical relaxation, the mind can stress out. Some ailments like muscle tension are often caused by a mind that can’t stop (perhaps because of anxiety). It’s best to relax the mind directly because the mind controls the body. If [...]

Iyengar Yoga: Helping Both the Mind and Body

By | 2018-07-04T17:42:31+00:00 July 4th, 2018|Categories: Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

Iyengar yoga is one of the most popular forms of yoga in the United States. Created by Shri B.K.S. Iyengar, this type of yoga is particularly well-suited for people with back problems and for people who suffer from stress (two conditions that often go together). [...]

9 Ways to Find Peace of Mind

By | 2018-07-04T11:01:36+00:00 July 4th, 2018|Categories: Consciousness, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The mind is like an ocean. For most people, the mind is constantly moving, just like water, without ever coming to a rest. It is stirred up by our restless and rushing thoughts, just like waves on the shore. Our desires and fears do not [...]