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Death Awareness

The Intimacy of Death

Erin Coriell | Posted 11.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Erin Coriell

One's day-to-day experience of life no longer relies solely on the mind, but of the senses too. As fleeting as life is, this present moment living, generated by the awareness of death, renders great stillness. In these moments, life and death have no separation.

It's About Time

Wendy Lustbader | Posted 11.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Wendy Lustbader

We go in and out of noticing that time is running out, that the ultimate deadline is approaching. The best resistance to rushing is to remember we must die, memento mori, that we are fortunate to still have time to walk around in the beauty of the world. We may as well accept this reckoning and pay attention.

Can't Sit Still? You Are Not Alone

Wendy Lustbader | Posted 05.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Wendy Lustbader

It takes effort to push back against the tide of small worries, to-do lists, people to call back, emails piling up as fast as you can delete them. Trying to meditate or to take a few moments out on the porch when full of anxiety can be infuriating. The cart is placed before the horse, and you don't get anywhere at first.

Jaweed Kaleem

The Brits Take On #YODO: You Only Die Once

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 05.15.2014 | Religion

Call it YODO: You only die once. That's been the message of an unusual festival this week with events at more than 100 sites around the United King...

Jaweed Kaleem

WATCH: Would You Play This Card Game About Death?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 07.29.2013 | Religion

When 93-year-old Rhoda Weiderhorn died on Sunday in Newton, Mass., the family remembered her in meaningful and time-honored ways: a Jewish funeral and...