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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
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
What is Real Beyond What is ‘Real’

What is Real Beyond What is ‘Real’













Iam Saums, Contributor
Waking Times

“Wake from reality, wake from your dream…”

Reality. It certainly is a subjective, seemingly flexible and very elusive element of human existence.

With all the structures, formats, programs, conditions, laws, rules and boundaries our society aggressively imposes to implement, arrest (pun intended) and almost religiously … More

March 15, 2014 | By | 5 Replies 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
Creating The Life You Want With Be, Do, Have

Creating The Life You Want With Be, Do, Have













Peter O’Donoghue, Contributor
Waking Times

In my experience, when you ask someone what they want in the future, the reply is usually a list of activities they would like to do or things they would like to acquire.

When you ask someone, Who are you? The person will typically respond … More

March 13, 2014 | By | Reply More
9 Truths You Should Know by Now

9 Truths You Should Know by Now













Luminita Saviuc, Purpose Fairy
Waking Times

“In school, you’re taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you’re given a test that teaches you a lesson.” ~  Tom Bodett

Life has a very interesting way of teaching us many of the many things we need to learn, don’t … More

January 23, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
The Four Types of Friends According to the Buddha

The Four Types of Friends According to the Buddha













Waking Times

Young man, be aware of these four good-hearted friends: the helper, the friend who endures in good times and bad, the mentor, and the compassionate friend.

The helper can be identified by four things: by protecting you when you are vulnerable, and likewise your wealth, being a refuge … More

December 28, 2013 | By | 15 Replies More
Not Resisting Resistance

Not Resisting Resistance













Peter Russell, Spirit of Now
Waking Times

The building where I used to run a meditation group was on the same street as a fire station. One could almost guarantee that sometime during the meditation a fire engine would come rushing past, sirens wailing. Not surprisingly, people would afterwards complain. … More

November 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
Life – The Projection From Within

Life – The Projection From Within













Marcela Cruz, Contributor
Waking Times

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. ~Martin Luther King, Jr.

All of the people, things and activities which comprise our … More

September 19, 2013 | By | 8 Replies More
Life and Death and Love

Life and Death and Love













Osho, Osho Times
Waking Times

Death is already happening. Death is an absolutely necessary process for life to be. It is not the enemy, it is the friend.

Death is already happening. Whether you face it or not, whether you look at it or not, it is already there. It … More

September 14, 2013 | By | 6 Replies More
The Dalai Lama and Buddhist Science

The Dalai Lama and Buddhist Science













Gene Hart, Guest
Waking Times

Why does consciousness seem to complicate reality? – A question that arose in my mind upon hearing that His Holiness the Dalai Lama was coming to England to spread his teachings of non-violence. The Dalai Lama, spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhists, was visiting Manchester to … More

August 17, 2013 | By | 9 Replies More
What is Your Life Worth?

What is Your Life Worth?













Christina Sarich, Staff Writer
Waking Times

I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three things are your greatest treasures. ~ Lao Tzu

Is your life worth more than a fancy car, the latest smart phone, a big house, and a fat paycheck every month? Consider that … More

August 16, 2013 | By | 5 Replies More
Wu Wei is… Loving and Managing Your Ego – Part II

Wu Wei is… Loving and Managing Your Ego – Part II













David James Lees, Guest
Waking Times

Note: This is the second of a series of 3 articles. Please read Part I here, and Part III here.

This is the second in a series of blog posts on my Taoist spiritual and professional interpretation of the Ego. In my … More

July 27, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
We’re Here in This Reality to Learn About Who We Are

We’re Here in This Reality to Learn About Who We Are













Angela Pritchard, Guest
Waking Times

What is life for? So many things seem important; there are so many things to do. All of them are vying for our attention, and our interests drive our lives via the many seemingly small and insignificant choices we make each day.

But what is … More

July 20, 2013 | By | 27 Replies More
Waiting for the End of the World: René Guénon and the Kali Yuga

Waiting for the End of the World: René Guénon and the Kali Yuga













Richard Smoley, New Dawn
Waking Times

Currently the fear – or hope – of the closing of the age pervades the air like a thick vapour. Sometimes this end is envisaged as an environmental calamity, sometimes as the second coming of Christ, sometimes as the return of the space … More

July 15, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Opening New Doors, Closing Old Ones

Opening New Doors, Closing Old Ones













Trinity Bourne, Openhand Contributor
Waking Times

“When one door closes another door opens;
but we so often look so long and so regretfully
upon the closed door,
that we do not see the ones which open for us.”

Alexander Graham Bell

Anyone serious about the journey of spiritual evolution realises … More

July 13, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
We Have Already Won

We Have Already Won













Ida Lawrence, Contributor
Waking Times 

Years ago, in conversation with my martial arts teacher, I told about a dilemma I was experiencing and said to him, “I don’t know what to do.” He said, “Why are you thinking about it so much… just do the right thing.” I muttered something … More

March 28, 2013 | By | 7 Replies More
How to Discover Your Life Purpose in About 20 Minutes

How to Discover Your Life Purpose in About 20 Minutes













Steve Pavlina, Guest Writer
Waking Times 

How do you discover your real purpose in life? I’m not talking about your job, your daily responsibilities, or even your long-term goals. I mean the real reason why you’re here at all — the very reason you exist.

Perhaps you’re a … More

March 2, 2013 | By | 11 Replies More
Eight Signs You May be Living a Courage-Based Lifestyle

Eight Signs You May be Living a Courage-Based Lifestyle













Z, Contributing Writer
Waking Times 

1. You are an advocate for changing fear, as opposed to fearing change

By transforming fear into courage, you understand that power is merely a stopgap that must be expiated, lest it corrupt absolutely. For any action to count as courageous it must first … More

January 18, 2013 | By | 33 Replies More
Near Death Experiences – Where Science Can’t Go, Mystics Can

Near Death Experiences – Where Science Can’t Go, Mystics Can













Belsebuub, Guest Writer
Waking Times

The largest study in the world on NDEs to date is currently underway. It is a three year study, with one year to go. It’s taking place in the UK and US, and is studying cardiac arrest patients to see if those who are clinically … More

December 29, 2012 | By | 16 Replies More

Must Watch Videos

Open Source Plans for Modern Tesla Free Energy Generator Released to Public

Open Source Plans for Modern Tesla Free Energy Generator Released to Public













Terence Newton, Staff Writer
Waking Times

In a world of problems and solutions, few ideas spur both immediate hope and skepticism as the idea of free energy, and, on the brink of ecological disaster, nothing may be of greater importance to the human race.

The story of Nikola More

April 14, 2014 | By | 13 Replies More
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

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