Trees are amazing beings. Big trees convey something to us. They are an inevitable part of the Earth, the Gaia. Green is sacred in many religions. It is the color of earth, the color of life. The trees and earth Read more….
Laughing Buddha is not just a Feng-Shui ornament or icon kept at one corner of your home for happiness. Recently I visited the home of one of my friends. I found a couple of small Laughing Buddha statues of different Read more….
Are you too, like me, fascinated by the Buddha and his teachings? Recently, one of my friends, a die-hard believer of individualism keeps insisting me to write more about the Buddha way of life. It is interesting that he found Read more….
The Laughing Buddha in many Asian cultures has come to represent a Buddha of contentment and abundance. He does not have the solemn air of the historical Buddha. On the contrary, he has a very open and jolly demeanor. The statue of Read more….
The laughing Buddha reminds us of the most important message from the Buddhist philosophy. You must have a loving heart to be happy. After the spread of Siddhatha Guatama’s teachings to China, the religion there had become too sanctimonious and sombre. The Read more….
The practice of lucid dreaming can be time-consuming, even frustrating if you try it by yourself. If you can keep your conscious mind active, you can lucid dream. Though it sounds simple, it is not so.This is the reason why Read more….
As we all know, sleep is not a very interesting phenomenon, though we need it everyday and a restful and rejuvenating sleep has so much positive impact on our body, mind and the quality of our living. Everyday, as you Read more….
The effect of negative psychosocial influences on our immunity system is now a well established medical fact. Positive thinking like Loving kindness and mindfulness meditation is the key to improving health. Meditation, under the umbrella of what, nowadays we like Read more….
Embracing an intelligent way of living: What does it really mean to live intelligently? Living intelligently means living consciously, without being burdened by the impressions and conditioning of the past. Living intelligently means seeing things in perspective. Living intelligently means Read more….
The mantra: AUM BHOOR BHUWAH SWAHA, TAT SAVITUR VARENYAM BHARGO DEVASAYA DHEEMAHI DHIYO YO NAHA PRACHODAYAT The Gayatri mantra meaning: “May the Universal Love Energy illuminate our intellect to lead us along the righteous path”. It is also known as Read more….