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Vedanta – The Science of Self Discovery

Vedanta – The Science of Self Discovery













Frank Huguenard, Staff Writer
Waking Times

At the heart of Hinduism is a spiritual and philosophical framework known as Vedanta. To understand the distinction between the two, it’s important to understand the origin of the word Hindu. When the first explorers from Persia traveled to India (then known as … More

April 11, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
Don’t Believe Everything You Think

Don’t Believe Everything You Think













Luminita Saviuc, Purpose Fairy
Waking Times

“If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought.” ~  Peace Pilgrim

Oh my, oh my. How many of us can’t silence that chatterbox of ours, that goes on and on, and on about all kind of problems … More

April 5, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Four Ways Nietzsche Made God His Bitch

Four Ways Nietzsche Made God His Bitch













Gary ‘Z’ McGeeStaff Writer
Waking Times

“We stumble on; the Übermensch plants a foot where there is no certain hold; and in the struggle that follows, the whole of us get dragged up.”William James

Friedrich Nietzsche is a fascinating philosopher that must be taken with a … More

March 30, 2014 | By | 16 Replies More
Beautiful Tales Unfolding And The Return Of The Light

Beautiful Tales Unfolding And The Return Of The Light













Ida Lawrence, Contributor
Waking Times

Stories just unfold and unfold; hour by hour, the pages of our book are written. Some say we write those pages ourselves, including the seemingly ‘outside of our control’ experiences. Accidents, unwelcome circumstances, surprising opportunities, forgetting, missteps, chance meetings, world events, other people’s decisions, childhood … More

March 29, 2014 | By | Reply 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
The 10 Lies We Tell Ourselves

The 10 Lies We Tell Ourselves













Whitney Anthony, Purpose Fairy
Waking Times

“The worst lies are the lies we tell ourselves. We live in denial of what we do, even what we think. We do this because we’re afraid. We fear we will not find love, and when we find it, we fear we’ll lose it. More

March 26, 2014 | By | Reply More
5 Hacks To Help You Live A Longer And Healthier Life

5 Hacks To Help You Live A Longer And Healthier Life













David Dack, Contributor
Waking Times

If you are looking to enjoy the fruits of longevity, then the solution lieswithin the lifestyle choices you are making, day on day out. There is no such thing as an elixir of immortality. And that’s actually great news. You don’t need to spend a … More

March 26, 2014 | By | Reply More
Echo of the Primitive

Echo of the Primitive













Julian Rose, Contributor
Waking Times

Between them, the upward aspiration of the Spirit and the pull of the Earth exert the two most fundamental influences on our lives. Strip away all the paraphernalia of modern life and the raw energies of these two forces take hold of us, opening up … More

March 25, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
Live The Art of Your Life And Leave A Masterpiece

Live The Art of Your Life And Leave A Masterpiece













Jefferey Jaxen, Staff Writer
Waking Times 

The most basic of the twenty-four principles or elements of the Universe found in the Indian holistic healing practice of Ayurveda is called “Prakruti” or creativity. As human beings, we are first and foremost creators. Our individual creativity is the essence of life … More

March 24, 2014 | By | Reply 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
The Brain Does NOT Create Consciousness

The Brain Does NOT Create Consciousness













Debbie West, Contributor
Waking Times

In a recent interview on Waking Times aired on The People’s Voice Network, Dr. Eben Alexander, Harvard Neurosurgeon presents compelling scientific research in the field of consciousness that examines the unfolding reality that the brain does NOT create consciousness. Misleading concepts that focus … More

March 22, 2014 | By | 22 Replies More
Stop Dreaming, Accept ‘What is’, and Enter Your True Reality

Stop Dreaming, Accept ‘What is’, and Enter Your True Reality













Alen Mischael Vukelić, Contributor
Waking Times

Whatever path you choose, be it spiritual, scientific, non-spiritual, realistic, surrealistic, sooner or later, you ‘ll have to face it, that nothing turns out the way you want it to be. Can you do something about it – or should you just accept … More

March 22, 2014 | By | 4 Replies 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
7 Keys to Balanced Living

7 Keys to Balanced Living













Dr. Stewart Bitkoff, Contributor
Waking Times

Q: How do I balance the physical, mental and spiritual dimension?

Everyone goes through this life
Doing the best they can.
Often travelers are blind to the fact
They can reach higher.
The ability to show this to someone,
And help them extend their More

March 21, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
How to Reclaim Your Mind

How to Reclaim Your Mind













Jefferey Jaxen, Staff Writer
Waking Times

This is an important piece for those that wish to begin walking their true path in life. Many, including myself, fall victim to advertising, propaganda, and poor food choices that all cloud our true thoughts and beliefs. There are many systems in place to … More

March 20, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
False Freedom and Free Will

False Freedom and Free Will













PersonocratiaContributor
Waking Times 

Canadian citizens are guaranteed rights and privileges that the inhabitants of many other countries envy. Yet, with worsening working conditions, increasing taxation, crumbling public services, lowering food quality, and an ever-increasing national debt, my old rose-colored glasses cannot hide the truth anymore. Despite the six … More

March 20, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Awakening the Mother Mind

Awakening the Mother Mind













Julie Umpleby, Contributor
Waking Times

As we reach the first equinox of 2014 on 20 March, my attention was captured by an event taking place over this special time. This is a gathering of 13 indigenous grandmothers at a sacred venue in Arizona, headlined “In the Name of the Mother” … More

March 20, 2014 | By | Reply 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
We Interrupt Your Regularly Scheduled Programming to Bring You: A Call to Adventure

We Interrupt Your Regularly Scheduled Programming to Bring You: A Call to Adventure













Gary ‘Z’ McGee, Staff Writer
Waking Times

“Danger: real probability of the awakening of terror and dread, from which there will be no turning back.”Ernest Becker

Caveat lector: reader beware!

To be or not to be, is that not the essential question? Or maybe it’s: to … More

March 18, 2014 | By | 3 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