Meditation

Global Peace Meditation This Friday; Pre-Registration Open

Global Peace Meditation This Friday; Pre-Registration Open

Unify.org is once again organizing a Global Peace Meditation this year, and it is scheduled to take place this Friday! The focus of the event will be sending positive intentions to the world, with the hope that the global focus on peace will help manifest more peace and compassion on our little blue planet. On […]

Increase Your Functional Energy: Tips and Tricks

Increase Your Functional Energy: Tips and Tricks

PHOTO: Danielle Moler, Creative Commons I recently wrote about the importance of balancing suffering and compassion.  In the end, it took a potentially esoteric direction lacking in actual useable information.  But alas, when the words are a-flowin’ who am I to stop them, eh?  This time, I’d like to offer some examples of functional ways […]

Shine, Medicine, Shine:  Maestro Shaman Live-Streams 4/20 Cannabis Ceremonies

Shine, Medicine, Shine: Maestro Shaman Live-Streams 4/20 Cannabis Ceremonies

IMAGE: Shaman’s Mesa at Blue Morpho, Peru. Photo by Chris Kilham. 420 Ceremonies are free, live-streamed events that are open to everyone who is 21 and over.  You can experience them from the comfort of your own home. The inaugural event will take place on April 20th 2014. To sign up for the 420 Ceremony, visit www.420ceremony.org. Master Shaman Hamilton […]

Five Beauty Essentials

Five Beauty Essentials

Disclaimer: I don’t do much and I look pretty good. I’m lucky in a lot of ways. Whenever I say I don’t really use make-up or products, people think I’m preaching or bragging. I’m not preaching. I never assume my ways are the norm. Also, it should be said that all my friends call me […]

Meditation May Be More Effective To Treat Anxiety Than Pills

Meditation May Be More Effective To Treat Anxiety Than Pills

In a world of constant noise and stimulation, it might seem difficult to find any kind of tranquility. With the skyrocketing rates of prescribed anxiety medication and a growing level of neurosis, people are having a lot of trouble cutting through all the ruckus to actually enjoy some peace and quiet. That’s why neuroscientists have […]

Breath of Life: The Intersection of Marijuana, the Mind and the Sexual Self.

Breath of Life: The Intersection of Marijuana, the Mind and the Sexual Self.

“The illegality of cannabis is outrageous, an impediment to full utilization of a drug which helps produce the serenity and insight, sensitivity and fellowship so desperately needed in this increasingly mad and dangerous world.” – Carl Sagan There is a deeply spiritual essence to marijuana. Sure, there’s the casual buzz, the playful buzz, the zonk-you-out-of-your-mind […]