Saturday, July 24, 2021
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Spiritual Practice

Tina Turner does it. So does Katy Perry, Sting, supermodel Gisele Bundchen and a host of other celebrities. When not strutting the concert stage or cat walk, they’re sometimes grooving to meditation’s benefits. While celebrity isn’t a reason to try meditation, it did make me a bit more curious. These...
What's your calling? What motivates you to get out into the urban world to stand and speak for positive vision of the future? In 2007, as he lay in the hospital, his body succumbing to the ravages of chemo and cancer, my younger brother called me out. I was there with...
We’re used to thinking of plants as “things” rather than living, sentient beings that are connected in profound ways to the health of our bodies, minds and souls. But what if plants — with all their health-giving effects and amazing diversity of expression — hold the key not just to...
March 27th marked the end of a weeklong celebration honoring Ke Ali’i Makaainana Prince Kuhio and his contributions to strengthening Hawaiian culture.  His life and work in creating the Hawaiian Home Commission Act and in establishing the Hawaiian Civic Club have helped strengthen an enduring Hawaiian Culture. He is...
Are you called to adventure beyond your ordinary mind to pioneer a new understanding of life — one more deeply connected to the cosmos? Have you been intrigued by, or perhaps even experienced firsthand, how the power of altered states, including shamanic consciousness, can transform your life? If so, you...
Most of us think of dreams as barely remembered, passive nocturnal entertainment. But, around the world, shamans have pioneered a more powerful, valuable and fascinating way to approach dreaming: seeing it as a time for transformation, healing and getting guidance from higher levels of reality. It’s literally the time in which...
What if you could discover time-tested shamanic journeying practices from ancient and traditional lineages — and journey to connect with the “Oversoul” of your Higher Self as a portal to higher dimensions of consciousness? If you’re not familiar with the Oversoul, it’s the part of your being that connects you...
Are you ready for a paradigm shift in your spiritual practice — one that takes you beyond your sometimes isolating solo practice into a living, evolving field of mutual awakening? For too long we’ve fixated on individual growth, much to the detriment of learning to live and grow in...
Riseup-you are more than you think you are Who owns the light that is entering your eyes? How much is your daily attention on a screen? Asked another way, what is the amount of screen light compared to natural light, you take in over your day? Year? I cut off watching TV years...
You’ve probably seen pictures of the Tree of Life, from the Jewish mystical tradition known as Kabbalah. It symbolizes the cosmos as a whole and the human body. While it might at first seem esoteric, the Tree of Life actually offers a multidimensional map of energy that, when we learn...