Archive for September, 2012

Shamanism in the 21st Century

Shamanism in the 21st Century

Jade Wah’oo Grigori, Guest Writer Waking Times Shamanism is humanity’s oldest and most enduring spiritual practice. From the very origins of the human race there is evidence of our relationship with the Divine expressed through ceremony as a means of maintaining harmonious union with Creation. Whether in the placement of flowers upon the graves of our […]

By September 30, 2012 1 Comments Read More →
Roots of Terrorism

Roots of Terrorism

Osho The first step toward a healthy life is to accept one’s state of unhealthiness. If mankind was only just beginning to be haunted by terrorism, things would be very easy. But mankind has always been haunted by terrorism, hence the matter is very complex. The forms of terrorism have changed – this insanity has […]

By September 29, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
20 Seconds of Insane Courage

20 Seconds of Insane Courage

Chris Bourne, Openhand Contributor Waking Times  Sometimes that’s what it takes When you look back on your life, the trials the tribulations, the challenges and opportunities, you’ll probably notice the really big occasions hung finely balanced on the feather edge of uncertainty. On one side is the abyss of some indescribable failure, and the other, […]

By September 29, 2012 2 Comments Read More →
Is The End of Monsanto Near? Prop 37 Succeeding as Nations Ban GMO Crops

Is The End of Monsanto Near? Prop 37 Succeeding as Nations Ban GMO Crops

Anthony Gucciardi Waking Times Is the end of Monsanto within reach? It has certainly been a rough couple of weeks for the mega corporation as the real dangers surrounding GMOs are being brought to the attention of consumers on a global scale like never before. It all started with the monumental French study finding a serious link […]

By September 29, 2012 2 Comments Read More →
How to Become a Virtuoso: Start With Non-Conformity

How to Become a Virtuoso: Start With Non-Conformity

Christina Sarich, Contributing Writer Waking Times  Are you willing to spend 14,500 hours at something, anything, to master it? Apparently, that is what it takes to become a virtuoso. While there are exceptions to this rule, it seems that it takes an exceptionally large amount of focus and dedication to become a virtuoso or a genius. […]

By September 28, 2012 4 Comments Read More →
Mayan Prophecy and Our Shift in Consciousness

Mayan Prophecy and Our Shift in Consciousness

Barbara Lynn-Freed, Contributing Writer Waking Times According to the Maya, the December 21, 2012 Sunrise marks the first time in 26,000 years that our Sun, on its ecliptic path, will be in conjunction with the intersection of the Milky Way at the Galactic Center. This alignment forms a cosmic cross, and is considered by the […]

By September 28, 2012 1 Comments Read More →
Organic Agriculture: Fifty (Plus) Shades of Gray

Organic Agriculture: Fifty (Plus) Shades of Gray

Kristen Wartman, Guest Writer Waking Times “All natural.” “Farm-fresh.” “Cage-free.” Thanks to phrases such as these, consumer confusion is common when it comes to understanding and buying food. The battle raging in California over the labeling of genetically modified foods illustrates just how much labels do indeed matter — to consumers as well as to corporations. The […]

By September 28, 2012 1 Comments Read More →
Balance Between Work and Rest

Balance Between Work and Rest

Xu Xiangcai Waking Times Throughout history mankind has had to work and struggle against nature in order to survive. In doing so, however, one must work within the limits of his or her tolerance and must rest to release tension caused by work. This is known as striking a proper balance between work and rest. […]

By September 28, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
The Data is Very Strong: Marijuana Plant Extract Stops Cancers From Spreading

The Data is Very Strong: Marijuana Plant Extract Stops Cancers From Spreading

Marco Torres, Prevent Disease Waking Times The data is very strong and there’s no toxicity associated with A compound found in cannabis could halt the spread of many forms of aggressive cancer, scientists say. The first research to show marijuana’s anti-tumor properties was presented at the American Association for Cancer Research meeting in Los Angeles […]

By September 28, 2012 4 Comments Read More →
Industrial Hemp for a Prosperous Future

Industrial Hemp for a Prosperous Future

Anna Hunt, Contributing Writer Waking Times  The industrial hemp plant is a strain of the Cannabis sativa plant with very low levels of the psychoactive compound tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). An environmentally friendly plant requiring little to no pesticides and herbicides, hemp is grown in increasing quantities throughout Europe, in China and in other countries to meet […]

By September 27, 2012 3 Comments Read More →
The Concept of Civilization

The Concept of Civilization

Xavier Bartlett Waking Times  We all have an idea about the meaning of the word “civilization”: a concept that we use to relate to a complex, advanced society like the current one on Earth, but also ancient cultures which flourished centuries ago, leaving us with a splendid legacy. If we focus primarily on the social […]

By September 27, 2012 8 Comments Read More →
A Tale of Faith, Courage and Healing

A Tale of Faith, Courage and Healing

Mike Molyneaux, Contributing Writer Waking Times  Many perplexing, horrible paradoxes in life eventually turn out for the best and make sense in retrospect if we don’t give up. Here is a parable that may give hope to people struggling in a sea of trouble. My son is a physically, mentally and emotionally strong and lovable young man […]

By September 27, 2012 1 Comments Read More →
Wheat: To Eat or Not to Eat?

Wheat: To Eat or Not to Eat?

The Health Coach, Contributing Writer Waking Times  That has become the question for every health enthusiast who has been hit with a barrage of conflicting reports about wheat in the diet. Since we’re dealing with the staff of life, this weighty issue must be reconciled in the minds of all concerned, especially those who are challenged […]

By September 27, 2012 8 Comments Read More →
Russia Bans Use and Import of Monsanto’s GMO Corn Following Study

Russia Bans Use and Import of Monsanto’s GMO Corn Following Study

Anthony Gucciardi Waking Times Following the groundbreaking French study that graphically linked the lifetime consumption of Monsanto’s GMO corn in rats to massive tumors and direct organ failure, Russia’s premiere consumers rights organization has suspended both the importation and use of Monsanto’s GMO corn within the nation’s borders. The move may soon be echoed by other nations, who may soon […]

By September 27, 2012 2 Comments Read More →
Are Psychedelic Drugs the Next Frontier in Wellness Research?

Are Psychedelic Drugs the Next Frontier in Wellness Research?

Anna Hunt, Contributing Writer Waking Times Psychedelic substances such as ecstasy, LSD and magic mushrooms have been deemed illegal by the government and have been largely dismissed by the medical establishment although they may offer potential treatment for illnesses such as post-traumatic stress disorder and depression. Yet, scientists are now starting to more actively explore […]

By September 26, 2012 7 Comments Read More →
16 Ways to Amp Up Your Brain Power in the Morning

16 Ways to Amp Up Your Brain Power in the Morning

Drew Waking Times Ever wonder why some people are able to be hyper-productive each morning? It’s because their brains are ready for the day at an early time, they get their “neurons firing” and brain working. Fortunately, there are many great exercises that you can use to help get yourself moving each morning. This will […]

By September 26, 2012 6 Comments Read More →
Your Beacon of Light in a World of Darkness

Your Beacon of Light in a World of Darkness

Trinity Bourne, Contributing Writer Waking Times With so much suffering and pain in the world how easy it is to forget that there is a light within our hearts that permeates through all things! We may become clouded, yet the light always shines if we search a little deeper. It never goes away. Sometimes all […]

By September 26, 2012 2 Comments Read More →
Incredibly Effective Protection from Fukushima Nuclear Radiation Effects

Incredibly Effective Protection from Fukushima Nuclear Radiation Effects

Paul Fassa Waking Times A special study conducted by Dr. Atsuo Yanagisawa, M.D., Ph.D., from the Japanese College of Intravenous Therapy (JCIT) took a group of men working on the Fukushima site and administered 25,000 mg (milligrams) or 25 grams of vitamin C as a pretreatment prior to half of the men entering the area. What […]

By September 26, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Tesla Motors Launches Revolutionary Supercharger Enabling Free Long Distance Travel

Tesla Motors Launches Revolutionary Supercharger Enabling Free Long Distance Travel

J.G. Vibes, Contributing Writer Waking Times  Today Tesla Motors unveiled its highly anticipated Supercharger network, which is said to make long distance travel in cars totally free thanks to the use of solar energy and electricity. So far the network is made up of six Supercharger stations stretching across California, as well as parts of Nevada and […]

By September 26, 2012 1 Comments Read More →
Alzheimer’s & Autism: We Can Change This

Alzheimer’s & Autism: We Can Change This

Laura Grace Weldon, Guest Writer Waking Times When we come across a new truth we can see how it connects to larger truths. Sometimes that’s uncomfortable, strange, or paradigm-shifting. Sometimes it’s so logical we wonder how it’s not part of our everyday conversation.  Lately I’ve been reading new research findings. What I’m seeing amplifies what […]

By September 25, 2012 1 Comments Read More →

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Dodging the Tuition Debt Bullet

Dodging the Tuition Debt Bullet

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Where the Warrior Comes In: Authenticity vs. Manipulation

Where the Warrior Comes In: Authenticity vs. Manipulation

Ida Lawrence, Contributor Waking Times At this moment in time, as we stand on the precipice of devolution or evolution, what does ‘pay attention’ mean to us? Our hearts seek wisdom and courage, and the justified faith that attention can bring. We came into this, so is attention the price of being born… an obligation? […]

A Call To Hearts Lifting to the Higher Self

A Call To Hearts Lifting to the Higher Self

Dr. Stewart Bitkoff, Contributor Waking Times When are we going to stop thinking in terms of religion, country, tribe, town, neighborhood, planet, business and I. When will we begin to think in terms of humanity and helping all people reach higher? Yes. It is natural to think about self, but when are we going to […]

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Inducing Higher Intelligence and Heightened Senses with Gamma Brain Waves

Inducing Higher Intelligence and Heightened Senses with Gamma Brain Waves

Anna Hunt, Staff Writer Waking Times Brainwave entrainment is a way to train the brain to synchronize to a certain frequency, such as gamma, beta, delta, theta and alpha. Each frequency matches a certain state of consciousness. For example, delta is the brainwave dominant while in an unconscious state such as sleeping; while theta and […]

Dangers of Smart Meters Extend Beyond Radiation Exposure

Dangers of Smart Meters Extend Beyond Radiation Exposure

Waking Times The electro-magnetic radiation given off by smart meters has become a health concern for many, but, millions of people worldwide whose homes have been outfitted with these devices must also be aware of the dangers of overheating and malfunction. Recently, there have been an extraordinary number of smart meter-related fires reported all over […]