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Entries by Deepak Chopra from 09/2008

Jezebel, Sheba, and Hillary?

| Posted 09.03.2008 | Healthy Living

On matters of women in the church, it's time to take the lead from women themselves. To date, the lore and history of organized religion has belonged to men.

Obama and the Palin Effect

| Posted 09.04.2008 | Politics

Sarah Palin is the reverse of Barack Obama, in essence his shadow, deriding his idealism and exhorting people to obey their worst impulses.

What's Good for GM Is Good for God

| Posted 09.10.2008 | Politics

The religious right is a splinter group, and they have been allowed to leverage themselves into power by the apathy of the majority. Obama must reverse this apathy.

Why Obama Needs to Reach Deeper

| Posted 09.10.2008 | Politics

Palin is shooting down the turnpike, and unless Obama puts up a big hand to stop her, McCain is going to ride her coattails to the White House.

Obama and the Palin Effect (Part 2)

| Posted 09.16.2008 | Healthy Living

People who were shocked and dismayed by the Palin effect generally don't know how to handle shadow energies. Here are a few salient points.

The Economics of Sin and Virtue

| Posted 09.18.2008 | Huffington Post

An article in the Washington Post On Faith section in response to their question: Are the economy's recent financial failures also moral failures? Ar...

Become a Unit of Peace

| Posted 09.21.2008 | Huffington Post

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Becoming a Unit of Peace Consciousness (Part 1)

| Posted 09.21.2008 | Healthy Living

Today, take 5 minutes to meditate for peace. Sit quietly with your eyes closed. Put your attention on your heart and inwardly repeat these four words: Peace, Harmony, Laughter, Love.

Becoming a Unit of Peace Consciousness (Part 2)

| Posted 09.22.2008 | Healthy Living

Thinking has power when it is backed by intention. Today, introduce the intention of peace in your thoughts. Take a few moments of silence, then repeat this ancient prayer.

Becoming a Unit of Peace Consciousness (Part 3)

| Posted 09.23.2008 | Healthy Living

Understanding is the knowledge that suffering is shared by everyone. When you understand that you aren't alone in your suffering, there is the birth of love.

When Gray Is the Only Color

| Posted 09.24.2008 | Huffington Post

An article in the Washington Post On Faith section in response to their question: John McCain and Sarah Palin say it's time to overturn Roe v. Wade, ...

Becoming a Unit of Peace Consciousness (Part 4)

| Posted 09.24.2008 | Healthy Living

Today, the purpose of speaking is to create happiness in the listener. Have this intention: Today every word I utter will be chosen consciously. I will refrain from complaints, condemnation, and criticism.

Becoming a Unit of Peace Consciousness (Part 5)

| Posted 09.25.2008 | Huffington Post

Continuing the daily themes for peacemakers, today's peace practice is: Acting for Peace Today is the day to help someone in need: A chil...

Obama Is "Wake Up," McCain Is "Let Me Sleep"

| Posted 09.26.2008 | Huffington Post

The urgency that anyone feels, or doesn't feel, about the 2008 election rests on the issue of waking up. Over two-thirds of Americans tell pollsters t...

Becoming a Unit of Peace Consciousness (Part 7)

| Posted 09.27.2008 | Huffington Post

Continuing the daily themes for peacemakers, today's peace practice is: Sharing for Peace Today, share your practice of peacemaking with ...