Solving Our Problems: Who is Right?

What is it with all these different opinions, different judgements flying around the world? Who is right and who is wrong? How can good people think so differently than I do? Will we someday get to a place where we … Continue reading

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It’s All About Consciousness

I saved an article* I read a few years ago by a man who had spent his life traveling the world to solve humanity’s problems. For 40 years, Thomas Dichter worked for such organizations as the Peace Corps and the … Continue reading

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A Lighter Suitcase in 2016

One of my friends wrote a beautiful piece upon returning home from a conference entitled, Journey to a Lighter Suitcase, which she has generously given me permission to share with you. In it, she confesses that when she was packing for … Continue reading

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Set Your Intentions for 2016

Do this alone or with a group of trusted and supportive friends. Have three sheets, 1)     One for recapitulation of regrets & errors, self-sabotaging thinking etc, 2)     One for achievements, good self awareness, personal growth, aha’s, etc. for  2015 3) … Continue reading

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When Those we Admire Disappoint

Eventually those we admire will disappoint us. It happens to everyone; when our leaders or teachers voice something so divergent from our own beliefs that we shrink away. It’s normal. It is a sign we have become attached to a … Continue reading

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The Force of Love

We are horrified by something tragic like the attacks in Paris. How can we not be? Seeing those who would slaughter innocents is beyond our comprehension. Trying to make rational sense of it, trying to understand the cause, may be … Continue reading

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To All Facebook Users

All too often I hear from someone who is discouraged because he or she thinks so many other people on Facebook have sweet, perfect lives, filled with perfect relationships and endless opportunities for fun. So it seems when we just … Continue reading

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Why sign up for this Chopra Course?

A SPECIAL MESSAGE about this course (reprinted from a previous newsletter. We received so many positive comments we thought it should be in our blog.) We are offering the Chopra Center Meditation program next month, August.This practice has deeply changed … Continue reading

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The Law of Attraction, What Really Works

The ‘law of attraction’ can be a refreshing new thought to entertain, or it can be a real downer. It depends on many things, one of which is how you process information, what your beliefs and experiences have been, and … Continue reading

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Declaration of Freedom

What holds us back from the complete freedom we crave? One of the reasons we tell ourselves is that we can’t because we don’t have enough money, which represents security to most of us. As someone who has made a … Continue reading

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