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Daily Inspiration ~ August 30th

~ Life is pure adventure and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able…

Daily I Ching ~ August 30th

buddhist art 5 21: Cutting Through

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

Hexagram 21

General Meaning: The situation calls for confronting a knotty conflict and cutting through it. Somehow, the way to harmony and unity is blocked or frustrated — perhaps by a tangle of misunderstandings or outright deceit. Like Alexander the Great cutting the Gordian knot, assert yourself now and you will meet with good fortune. Don’t be afraid to…

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Daily Inspiration ~ August 29th

~ Loving-kindness and compassion are the basis for wise, powerful, sometimes gentle, and sometimes fierce actions that can really make a difference in our own lives and those of others. ~ Sharon Salzberg~

Daily I Ching ~ August 29th

buddhist art 4 51: Shock

Friday, August 29th, 2014

Hexagram 51

General Meaning: One hears thunder unexpectedly! First comes fear, then a sharpening of one’s vision. Recall a close brush with danger — a falling branch, an automobile accident barely avoided, an escape from a potentially violent confrontation. Such incidents arouse every nerve fiber in your body in a brief wave of terror, but soon, once the danger has…

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DNA & Language ~ The Discovery of Genetic Evolution



We’ve all heard of DNA activation, and before 2012 there was a lot of talk about it and what it meant for us. Post 2012 of course a lot of people turned their heads away from the idea, what with a lack of any large transformation of a humongous scale, it seemed to many to simply have been a pipe dream, and we went on with our lives.

dnaAnd yet Science still moves forward every day, and the…

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Managing Anxiety ~ 5 Steps to Open Your Mind and Calm Your Heart



“Don’t wait for your feelings to change to take action. Take action and your feelings will change.” ~Barbara Baron



I’ve struggled with anxiety for as long as I can remember. From the time I was very young, I would worry about things—my life, my parents, my house, the state of the world.

I would experience a tightness in my chest and an overall sense of fear that only got…

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Your Horoscope ~ August 28 – September 3, 2014



by Rose Marcus

Friday’s sun opposite Neptune sets an ideal backdrop for an escape or romantic weekend, but it can also keep the guesswork and uncertainty going. If you are on the scramble because of the B.C. teachers’ strike, please know that the stars are fairly well behaved over this first week of September.

Regarding the strike—and the rest of life—look to the super full moon on…

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Daily Inspiration ~ August 28th

~ There is no place so awake and alive as the edge of becoming. ~ Sue Monk Kidd~

Daily I Ching ~ August 28th

buddhist art 3 42: Increase

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Hexagram 42

General Meaning: Substantial progress and increasing prosperity is pointed to. In whatever forms it takes, periods of increase are exhilarating, as long as you go with the flow while it lasts and keep the interests of others in mind. Like white water on a river, periods of increase are often of short duration; it furthers one, therefore, to shoot the…

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The Science Behind Consciously Controlling Your Immune System ~ The Mind-Body Connection




The results of a study conducted with the use of Wim Hof method suggest that a person can learn to consciously control his immune responses.

Wim Hof is a Dutch world record holder who is famous worldwide for his ability to resist cold. For this incredible invulnerability to cold, he was commonly nicknamed “the Iceman”.

Scientists led by Matthijs Koxof the Radboud University…

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