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 … More

September 30, 2012 | By | 1 Reply 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

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September 29, 2012 | By | Reply 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 … More

September 29, 2012 | By | 2 Replies 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 … More

September 29, 2012 | By | 2 Replies 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 … More

September 28, 2012 | By | 4 Replies 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, … More

September 28, 2012 | By | 1 Reply 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 … More

September 28, 2012 | By | 1 Reply 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 … More

September 28, 2012 | By | Reply 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 … More

September 28, 2012 | By | 4 Replies 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 … More

September 27, 2012 | By | 3 Replies 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 … More

September 27, 2012 | By | 8 Replies 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 … More

September 27, 2012 | By | 1 Reply 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 … More

September 27, 2012 | By | 8 Replies 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 … More

September 27, 2012 | By | 2 Replies 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 … More

September 26, 2012 | By | 7 Replies 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 … More

September 26, 2012 | By | 5 Replies 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 … More

September 26, 2012 | By | 2 Replies 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 … More

September 26, 2012 | By | Reply 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, … More

September 26, 2012 | By | 1 Reply 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. More

September 25, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More

Must Watch Videos

Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields

Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields













Kevin Samson, Guest
Waking Times

Neuroscience has come under scrutiny for its involvement in an array of mind control initiatives and other ethically questionable research. But at least one neuroscientist from Sweden has gone on record to caution against the increasing dangers of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) on human beings … More

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On the Eve of Construction

On the Eve of Construction













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

I love the sound of construction. I always have. Not the industrial sound from the kind of massive, offensive structures made with other-worldly looking machines, but the intentional, gentle kind. Small structures going up, improvements on homes, road repairs, even tending to gardens whether … More

April 13, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?

Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?













Brandon Baker, Eco Watch
Waking Times

Monsanto didn’t achieve $11.8 billion in sales and 404 facilities in 66 countries all on its own.

The company is valued at $60 billion in the marketplace with 525 million shares outstanding, but the three largest mutual fund shareholders, Vanguard, Fidelity and State Street, … More

April 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed

7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed













Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest
Waking Times

From birth, virtually all of us have been brainwashed through various outlets that encourage materialism, ego, subservience, control and conformity. But where do the origins of mind control begin and what can we do about it?

1. Religion

As children, the brainwashing begins … More

April 9, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
5 Videos Showing How Fracking Can Make Water Flammable

5 Videos Showing How Fracking Can Make Water Flammable













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Public awareness of the risks and dangers of hydraulic gas-fracturing, or Fracking, is growing daily, but not nearly as fast as the practice itself is. Across the world, fracking is creating a massive new energy boom and investors are pouring money into energy companies … More

April 8, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More

Activism Works

The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known

The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Fluoride is a poisonous substance added to many municipal water supplies across the US, Canada, and elsewhere without the permission of the residents. Is there a model that communities can follow to remove it from their water supply? The short answer to this question is yesMore

April 1, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry

6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry













Martha Rosenberg, AlterNet
Waking Times

While many procedures on factory farms are cruel, breeding animals into mutants and violating mother/offspring bonds are truly crimes against nature.

The horrors of factory farming are multifold. Treating animals like heads of lettuce—”forget it’s an animal” says one farming magazine—has created institutionalized ruthlessness toward … More

March 28, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason

Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason













Michael T. Winter, Contributor
Waking Times

The Internet awakening has given birth to a worldwide multitude of people that are disengaging from the programmed paradigm created for us, and awakening to the reality of the dangers we face. The web has supplied a platform for writers to take a crack … More

March 26, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry

13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry













Heather Callaghan & Jeffrey Green, Guests
Waking Times

A major shift in the consciousness of food consumers is forcing the industry into a competitive race to become more natural.  The market is telling food producers that they no longer want so-called factory food because of its many harmful effects on … More

March 25, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken

American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

You may be aware that bees are dying in large numbers across the globe, courtesy of the ever-increasing presence of toxins in our environment. But did you know that the monarch butterfly is also becoming endangered, and for the same reason?

As reported by the New More

March 22, 2014 | By | Reply More