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Beyond Fear

In order to free ourselves from fear, we must leave behind that which we understand, and face what lies beyond: we must make the unknown, known. If we stay within the confines of knowledge, we ca…

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Giving and Receiving

The disparity of giving and receiving is often the cause of conflict in a relationship. There is almost always one who gives, gives, gives, and then is disappointed when nothing comes in return, a…

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The Spirituality of Desire

We all have desires. If we are on a spiritual path, what attitude should we take towards them? Many spiritual traditions interpret desire as counter productive, something that must be conquered…

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New Year, New Choices

What choices will you make in 2010? One thing is for sure: if we keep doing the same things, we will continue getting the same results. This year, I propose we make the ultimate resolution: a resoluti…

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Security In An Unstable World

Today, more than ever before, humanity is facing uncertainty. In the midst of global economic crisis and fears of climate change, our vision for the future is blurred. Humanity is restless, and stress…

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Who Inspires You?

Some individuals inspire millions through their life's work. We can be inspired by artists, leaders, actors, authors, scientists, geniuses and athletes. Anyone who challenges the limits of human capac…

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Beyond the Intellect

A Japanese Zen master once received a university professor who came to inquire about Zen. The master served tea. The Japanese tea ceremony is long and complex, and the scientist became increasingly im…

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Fullness in the Emptiness

To be empty is true fulfillment. We believe that by accumulating things - ideas, possessions, knowledge, experience, we will find fulfillment, but in reality, true, vibrant living, comes from being em…

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Laura is a Care2 Causes Senior Editor. She graduated from Pitzer College with Honors in English and World Literature and a minor in Music. She’s... more

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