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Nepal’s Kung Fu Nuns in Practice

The Amitabha Drukpa Nunnery in Kathmandu, Nepal, houses the world's first order of kung fu nuns. Arts Video News by NewsLook var nl_rand = "d0DWKyX2OxPSbkiR", NewsLook = NewsLook || {}; News…

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Remembering Who You Are

by David G. Arenson, ND, ATH Co-Editor of Sacred Living on Allthingshealing.com "At the centre of your being, you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want." ~Lao Tzu As a…

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Your Truth IS Your Spirituality

by Tina Rayner, Contributor to PsyhoSpiritual on Allthingshealing.com When I was 11, without any adult influence, I began my search for spirituality. While the rest of my family slept in on Sunday…

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What is Wabi-Sabi?

By Linda Merrill, Networx Have you read or heard the term "Wabi-Sabi" recently? If some of the design blogs are to be believed, it’s becoming a "thing" in interiors. Yet, the very act of force,…

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Generosity: Finding Composure Within Fear

During a recent retreat I was leading, where the theme was "Accomplishing More By Doing Less," one of the participants was a recently retired physics professor, whom I'll call Michael. For the past fi…

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3 Radically Simple Zen Lessons

There is a story from 13th century Japan about Dogen, the founder of Zen in Japan. As a young man he had a variety of burning questions about life and death and how to live a profoundly meaningful and…

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Top 5 Green Houses of Worship (video)

This video shows five unusual and imaginative green houses of worship of five religions: The proposed Park51 Muslim center in lower Manhattan A Buddhist temple in Thailand built entirely of beer…

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Buddha as a Role Model (video)

Pema Chödrön, whose teachings and writings on meditation have helped make Buddhism accessible to a broad Western audience, speaks to Bill Moyers about her view of the Buddha. He was not a god, not …

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3 Ways You Can Turn Panic Into Happiness

Panic affects us all at different times, but for some it dominates their day-to-day life. We were talking with Mingyur Rinpoche, a Tibetan Buddhist teacher, about his new book, Joyful Wisdom. He was e…

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Possessions and Your Karma

If we judge our self-worth in terms of our material possessions, just as if we eat to fill a spiritual hunger, we’ll never consume enough. Some of that hunger, of course, comes from the modern capital…

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