Tag: peace

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
Infinite Potential

Infinite Potential













James C. Wilhelm, Contributor
Waking Times

The message for which I am primarily known has remained consistent for 52 years: unity, freedom, peace, love, justice, gratitude, giving. These words represent a powerful, stunning, and absolutely possible reality available to all humanity.

In 1976 I asked, “What do I do with … More

December 6, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
Understanding True Love

Understanding True Love













Jona Bryndis, Guest
Waking Times

The English language offers two meanings for ‘True Love’, describing either the kind of love we feel for someone and/or the person your true love is subjected to. Both meanings primarily reflect on an emotion directed at somebody else.

When searching for the deeper meaning … More

October 12, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
Wu Wei

Wu Wei













Stuart Wilde
Waking Times

Wu Wei is accepting life and not forcing it. It is being aware of the ebb and flow of the seasons, aware of the spirituality of all things, aware that in the great abundance of the God-Force, there is no time.

It is knowing when to … More

September 21, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Happiness or Peace?

Happiness or Peace?













Julie Umpleby, Contributor
Waking Times

Happiness is a by-product. You cannot pursue it by itself.“  Samuel Levenson

Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.“  Lao-Tzu

If you ask people want they want most in life, you will find the answer in the … More

August 26, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Becoming Enlightened – Entering the Kingdom of Heaven

Becoming Enlightened – Entering the Kingdom of Heaven













James Need, Contributor
Waking Times

The ego, your personality, your sense of self surrenders…

You become totally at one with the present moment…

You start to feel as though you are at one with the breath…

You become the breath…

You can feel the sensation of the breath flowing in More

August 24, 2013 | By | 14 Replies More
Inner Peace is World Peace

Inner Peace is World Peace













James C. Wilhelm, Contributor
Waking Times

Simple life forms first appeared on earth about three and a half billion years ago. These little entities, a form of bacteria known to biologists as prokaryotes, are still with us today. They are made of DNA, proteins and other identifiable structures. As with … More

May 11, 2013 | By | 8 Replies More
Spades Are For Digging In Deep!

Spades Are For Digging In Deep!













Ida Lawrence, Contributor
Waking Times

Take ownership of who you are. What does that mean? Well, we’re here at the greatest time of change imaginable. We’re trying to not freak out about it… and that’s not easy for those of us who have our eyes open. We’re looking outside of … More

April 15, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
The Paradox of the Esoteric Martial Arts

The Paradox of the Esoteric Martial Arts













Jess O’Brien, Guest Writer
Waking Times

All societies have had to grapple with the harsher side of human nature. Unacknowledged violence within will smolder, and conflict left unresolved will in time explode.

The martial arts developed for facing these raw emotions directly, forging and tempering their energy into useful and … More

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Are You Creating You or Being You?

Are You Creating You or Being You?













Trinity Bourne, Openhand Contributor
Waking Times

When we embark on the spiritual journey we have two main choices:

We can either:
1. create who we want to be
Or
2. be who we truly are

There are many ways to the top of the metaphorical mountain. There are also … More

March 6, 2013 | By | 6 Replies More
Creating A Better World

Creating A Better World













Laura Grace Weldon, Guest Writer
Waking Times 

“We become what we think about all day long.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Long before I became an adult I launched a quest. This was inspired by a something that weighed on my childish mind, an urgent calling to alleviate the suffering of othersMore

January 19, 2013 | By | 5 Replies More
It’s Time… Don’t You Think?

It’s Time… Don’t You Think?













Catherine Lamb, Guest Writer
Waking Times

As you view the world, remember that the black patches of evil which you see are shown against a white background of ultimate good… When there is so much good truth to publish and proclaim, why should men dwell so much upon the evil More

December 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
Going to Hope in a Handbasket

Going to Hope in a Handbasket













Laura Grace Weldon, Guest Writer
Waking Times

“Not only is another world possible, she is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing.”  -Arundhati Roy

Fear sells. Blood and guts sell even better. What really grabs our attention? Out and out panic. That largely explains today’s … More

December 18, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Thoughts On Detaching From Ego And Walking In Peace

Thoughts On Detaching From Ego And Walking In Peace













Dr. Ben Kim, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

As I approach the last few years of my fourth decade on planet earth, I find myself feeling grateful for some of the conclusions that I’ve been able to draw from various life experiences. One in particular that I try to hold close … More

November 16, 2012 | By | Reply More
Meditating Measurably Changes The Brain Even When Not Actively Meditating

Meditating Measurably Changes The Brain Even When Not Actively Meditating













April McCarthy, Prevent Disease
Waking Times 

A new study has found that participating in an 8-week meditation training program can have measurable effects on how the brain functions even when someone is not actively meditating.

Published research has demonstrated that the practice of regular meditation can increase brain density, boost … More

November 13, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More
In Honor of Armistice Day – Throwing Veteran’s Day Over Our Shoulders

In Honor of Armistice Day – Throwing Veteran’s Day Over Our Shoulders













Waking Times

The following excerpt is from Kurt Vonnegut’s novel, Breakfast of Champions:

I will come to a time in my backwards trip when November eleventh, accidentally my birthday, was a sacred day called Armistice Day. When I was a boy, and when Dwayne Hoover was a boy, all … More

November 11, 2012 | By | Reply More
The Magic Key to Change The World

The Magic Key to Change The World













Fred på Jorden, Contributing Writer
Waking Times

These groups all care about peace and our earth and are contributing music and dance to help spread the word.

Playing for ChangeSacred FireDance ExchangeDance of Universal PeaceGive Peace a DanceOklahoma Hoop DanceMore

September 3, 2012 | By | Reply More
Violence or Inaction: The False Dichotomy

Violence or Inaction: The False Dichotomy













J.G. Vibes
Activist Post

There is one false dichotomy that always seems to pop up in discussions involving war and authority, that being the false choice between violence or inaction. I have discussed the idea of false dichotomies in the past, but for those who are unfamiliar with the term, … More

March 13, 2012 | By | Reply 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