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The Meaning of Peace in the Bhagavad Gita

The Meaning of Peace in the Bhagavad Gita













V. Susan Ferguson, Contributor
Waking Times

The superb Sanskrit text, The Bhagavad Gita, is an amazing guide and in my view the ultimate ‘user’s manual’ for the human adventure. This ancient text is a dialogue between two mighty warrior heroes: Krishna and Arjuna. Krishna represents the God within us all, … More

April 8, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
Will There Ever Be A Time Without War?

Will There Ever Be A Time Without War?













Dr. Stewart Bitkoff, Contributor
Waking Times

Recently, I had the long awaited opportunity to visit Gettysburg, PA and tour this immense and historic Civil War Battlefield. This is one of our National Parks with many tour guides, roads for cars, bicycles and trails for hiking; it is immaculately kept, with … More

April 5, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
From Medication To Meditation

From Medication To Meditation













Osho
Waking Times

The whole society is geared for work. It is a workaholic society. It does not want you to learn relaxation, so from the very childhood it puts in your mind anti-relaxation ideas.

I am not telling you to relax the whole day. Do your work, but find … More

April 5, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
How We Lose Our Personal Power

How We Lose Our Personal Power













Mary Rivas, Contributor
Waking Times

Everyone has the potential to live an amazing life. We were all born with a vast amount of energy that, if not depleted, can absolutely be used to create amazing changes in our lives and help us live truly extraordinary lives.

The problem is as … More

April 4, 2014 | By | Reply More
Your Aura And How It Affects Others

Your Aura And How It Affects Others













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

Have you ever noticed people who simply make you feel good by just looking at them? Have you ever observed someone for the first time and knew that there was something off with this person, even though that particular person never said a … More

March 28, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
The Principles of Zen

The Principles of Zen













Julian Websdale, Contributor
Waking Times

Zen is a school of Mahayana Buddhism that developed in China during the 6th century as Chán. From China, Zen spread south to Vietnam, northeast to Korea and East to Japan. The word Zen is derived from the Japanese pronunciation of the Middle Chinese … More

March 24, 2014 | By | Reply More
We’re All Complete Little Bits of God

We’re All Complete Little Bits of God













Ida Lawrence, Contributor
Waking Times

I don’t ever want to see another person hurt in love… in fact, I don’t ever want to see another person or animal or piece of the earth hurt at all, in any way. The energy of injustice and betrayal, conflict and injury, entrapment, deception, … More

March 22, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
What Are You Worried About?

What Are You Worried About?













Caroline Nettle, Guest
Waking Times

As a species, we have really peserfected the art of worrying. We worry about everything in tiny detail, as if worrying about it will lessen the blow, or make whatever we are trying to avoid not happen.

We worry about whether or not we are … More

March 22, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Pineal Gland and Activating Your Third Eye

Pineal Gland and Activating Your Third Eye













RiseEarth
Waking Times

Is it possible that you literally have a third eye that connects you to spiritual dimensions? The pineal gland is something that is spoken of in the New Age community as being the intuition organ and the connection point between body and spirit, but very few people … More

March 21, 2014 | By | 8 Replies More
5 Ways to Cultivate Enlightenment

5 Ways to Cultivate Enlightenment













Barbara-Lynn Freed, Contributor
Waking Times

1. The Benefits of Personal Responsibility

Accepting responsibility for your life can be profoundly transformational, as it enables you to live consciously and be in charge of everything that happens to you. The keys to this enlightened way of life are through self-examination with a … More

March 19, 2014 | By | Reply More
Mindfulness Reduces Pain And Opioid Misuse

Mindfulness Reduces Pain And Opioid Misuse













Newswise
Waking Times

With nearly one-third of Americans suffering from chronic pain, prescription opioid painkillers have become the leading form of treatment for this debilitating condition. Unfortunately, misuse of prescription opioids can lead to serious side effects—including death by overdose. A new treatment developed by University of Utah researcher Eric … More

March 17, 2014 | By | Reply More
The Quest of the Authentic Self

The Quest of the Authentic Self













Ida Lawrence, Contributor
Waking Times

Be not of two minds! Now that’s sage advice, and one would think I’d know all about it, having been born a Pisces, but no… in my ‘impressionist’ mode of operation, I have battled myself in a dreamy ocean current. Today I do try to … More

March 15, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Spiritual Traveler: Co-Creator & Servant

Spiritual Traveler: Co-Creator & Servant













Dr. Stewart Bitkoff, Contributor
Waking Times

The Sufi is absent from self and present with God.
~Hujwiri

For the spiritual traveler, one of the most intriguing spiritual practices, through the use of focused prayer, turns free will choice into submission to the higher. In some paths, submission to the higher … More

March 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
Heart Consciousness: Transforming to the Light Mind and Divine Body

Heart Consciousness: Transforming to the Light Mind and Divine Body













Peter Borys, Jr., Guest
Waking Times

Only from within heart consciousness can we transform to the Light mind of intuitive knowing and doing. A Light mind of pure knowing and action that brings infinite love and creativity into this dimension is needed to enable the Divine to fully express in … More

March 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
It’s All Faked – Even Death

It’s All Faked – Even Death













Alen Mischael Vukelić, Contributor
Waking Times

Sometimes I wish I had the perception of a 5-year-old. I still have a vivid memory of that state, in which everything that happens is more or less just a phenomenon – nothing really to be concerned about.

When I look at it now, … More

March 13, 2014 | By | 6 Replies More
Future Shocked

Future Shocked













Aaron Hoopes, Contributor
Waking Times

In 1970 Alvin Toffler wrote a book titled Future Shock. In the book, Toffler defined the term “future shock” as a psychological state of individuals and, indeed, entire societies. It refers to what happens to people when they are no longer able to cope … More

February 28, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Kicking Stones – Clearing the Pathway for Others

Kicking Stones – Clearing the Pathway for Others













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

I’ve had a habit for many years, as I’m sure many others have, of clearing paths that I travel by foot. I can’t help it. I kick stones out of the way, clear branches, whatever I happen upon. It only makes sense and I’ve … More

February 22, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
25 Spiritual Lessons

25 Spiritual Lessons













Sofo, Guest
Waking Times

There are many lessons we can learn during the course of our lives that can help us overcome our problems and live in contentment.

In this post I would like to share some of the greatest such lessons I have learned. For this reason I have … More

February 22, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Valentine’s and a Rose for Emily

Valentine’s and a Rose for Emily













Julian Wash, Contributor 
Waking Times

Dear Humans,

Today I wish to return to your awareness an aspect of the Human condition that words can hardly express. It’s a path that leads to a place euphemistically referred to as nowhere. It’s a journey of still reflection and quiet repose that … More

February 14, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
The Healing Energy of 432Hz, The Tone of Nature

The Healing Energy of 432Hz, The Tone of Nature













Karol Jankowiak, Guest
Waking Times

What is 432 Hz tuning?

A=432 Hz, known as Verdi’s ‘A’ is an alternative tuning that is mathematically consistent with the universe. Music based on 432Hz transmits beneficial healing energy, because it is a pure tone of math fundamental to nature.

According to Brain T. … More

February 12, 2014 | By | 12 Replies 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

April 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
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