Religion: Is Memorizing Scripture a Weakness?

I am searching and meditating upon the word of God to discover if God really manifests Himself in new ways. When I stand in a room in the presence of someone involved in cackling, stomping their foot, barking and chuckling during prayer, these manifestations are considered great moves of the Holy Spirit. 701 more words

Religion

David Lynch Discusses Transcendental Meditation In New TM Documentary

In the new low-budget documentary Meditation, Creativity, Peace, the viewer is taken around the world as director David Lynch visits several film schools in Europe and the Middle East.   333 more words

Philosophy

Way Way Back

Meditation techniques (are known to) have been used since as early as 1500 BC. The growth of this practice has history rooted deep in Eastern ideologies… 42 more words

Just Breathe. Make Better Trading Decisions with Meditation.

The financial world can be very stressful. From markets crashing, to currency pairs plummeting and companies going bankrupt, it can be a challenge to keep a calm and clear mind in the financial space. 893 more words

Economy

Spiritual awakenings and transpersonal psychology

Stan Grof gave this talk at the SAND conference last year. If you’re not familiar with Transpersonal psychology, or psychology that overlaps into spirituality, you may find it an interesting talk. 312 more words

Sustainable Community

So You Want to Learn How to Meditate…

People have been asking me a lot lately about meditation and how to get into it. I’ve been meditating off and on for more than ten years, and I’ve recently begun doing it twice a day every day. 504 more words

Personal Development

Meet a Few of Our New Authors!

Dr. Erin K. Leonard, author Emotional Terrorism, received her Ph.D. specializing in children and adolescents from the Institutes of Clinical Social Work, Chicago, IL. Her Masters in Social Work from the Univ. 259 more words

Books