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Harmony

Harmony in a Woman's Life

Honey Good | Posted 09.22.2016 | Fifty
Honey Good

By Susan "Honey" Good Over 40 years ago, when I was 22 years old, I bought a piece of art for $10. It was an instant reaction to a painting that "spo...

My art is a mantra for focus, calm and peace

Pioneers for Change | Posted 07.12.2016 | Impact
Pioneers for Change

By: Bhanu Palam Every day that I wake up, I seek to fulfil the purpose of my life, believing that each day will be conquered. One must remember tha...

Find Your Sedona

Jim Fannin | Posted 05.16.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jim Fannin

It is in Sedona, Arizona where I have my annual, personal retreat of solitude. Here I find mental, physical and spiritual balance. Over 40 times I hav...

Absurd Harmony in Rocinha

Tzvi Miller | Posted 04.20.2016 | Travel
Tzvi Miller

I just was sitting up on the roof gazing around at the beautiful sights and taking in the incredible variation of different sounds. Not a moment of qu...

15 Images of Celebration and Cultural Harmony at World Culture Festival

Johann Berlin | Posted 03.23.2017 | Home
Johann Berlin

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America's Original Instructions

Rev. Dr. Randy S. Woodley | Posted 03.15.2017 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Randy S. Woodley

The original Instructions to many of America's Indigenous peoples include teaching everyone to live in a way of harmony, balance and wherever possible...

A Fitness Tip to Overcome Conflict

Mike MacConnell | Posted 03.13.2017 | Divorce
Mike MacConnell

What if your yoga practice could help heal distress and resolve interpersonal conflict? It can. Cooperation between opposing forces is the key to reaching peace.

What I Discovered When I Became Best Friends With My Ex

Lauren DePino | Posted 02.08.2017 | Women
Lauren DePino

I met Ross my freshman year in college. Eleven years my senior, he was my philosophy adjunct professor at Temple University in Philadelphia. He was cute, Jewish, and intensely attentive. Just my type.

Good Karma at the Workplace: Positive Energy Produces Stellar Results

O'Brien Browne | Posted 02.04.2017 | Business
O'Brien Browne

A vital yet intangible element of all healthy and well-performing workplaces is the presence of good karma or, if you prefer, positive energy.

Buddhist Reflection on Interfaith: In Observance of UN World Interfaith Harmony Week

Doyeon Park | Posted 02.05.2017 | Religion
Doyeon Park

With today's rapid pace of technological advancement, the world is getting more and more connected. Using the Internet, we can easily search what's ha...

10 Untraditional Instruments Babies And Toddlers Use To Play The Songs Only They Can Hear

Chris Cate | Posted 01.04.2017 | Parents
Chris Cate

If some of these instruments sound more like noisemakers than music-makers, just wait until your kids start playing real instruments.

Honesty and Grace

Mila Atmos | Posted 11.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Mila Atmos

Communicating clearly what I expect and accept is key. Prioritize yourself and your wellbeing, and discover what is true within you. Express your feelings and set your boundaries. The clearer the boundaries are, the fewer people will cross them. Expect more graceful, friction-free living.

Can a Lie Reveal Truth? Or What is Art?

Suna Senman | Posted 11.04.2016 | Arts
Suna Senman

Art is all around us and as significant to comprehend as the mechanics of structure. Each building, road or functional tool has elements of aesthetic design to some degree or another.

What If Every Day Was a Parliament of the World's Religions?

John Halstead | Posted 10.22.2016 | Religion
John Halstead

For five days members of the most diverse religions not only co-existed, but created community together. How was this possible? There was no proselytizing. And the conversation was intentionally inclusive.

We Need to Bust the Myth of Separation

Ayelet Baron | Posted 10.08.2016 | Business
Ayelet Baron

Relationships and trust will become key to our world as we will create more harmony and unity between others, the environment, our world and ourselves. More people will practice their art and have a life where work will be just part of the equation as we will care deeply about all living creatures.

What Is Your Message to the World? A Global Call for Inspiration and Action

Gaia Paradiso | Posted 09.25.2016 | Impact
Gaia Paradiso

We must engage in our work, in our professional and personal life, within our community, around the world, with family, friends and new people changing the dynamics and happenings in our ordinary lives, to make extraordinary things.

Fight Club: Seven Rules for Constructive Conflict

Lutfey Siddiqi | Posted 09.16.2016 | Education
Lutfey Siddiqi

For the benefit of that diversity to be felt, we must allow for conflict to act as a clearing mechanism. It is important though, that the conflict is constructive as opposed to arguments that degenerate into personal attacks. As a result, some guard-rails may be useful. Here are some:

How to Manage a Multigenerational Workforce and Not Go Totally Insane

Janice Celeste | Posted 09.14.2016 | Business
Janice Celeste

Managers are forewarned not to ignore the differences of each generations' characteristics. Best practice is to conduct regular training sessions for all employees and to require supervisors to attend multigenerational management training.

Perfect Energy

Lisa K. Friedman | Posted 09.03.2016 | Fifty
Lisa K. Friedman

My writing room is six feet wide by seven feet long. I know the dimensions exactly because every week or so, I decide I can't possibly work another minute in here without changing the space.

Rihanna Queen of Crop Over

Ayana Malaika Crichlow | Posted 08.07.2016 | Black Voices
Ayana Malaika Crichlow

Rihanna was the star of Crop Over, and she never disappoints. But it is not just Rihanna's costume or celebrity that makes her a star in my eyes. It's her love of life and her love of family and friends, her ability to live her life by her rules and no one else's that makes her a Caribbean Girl.

Prejudice: A Dangerous Defense Mechanism

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 07.31.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

"Prejudice is a great time saver: You can form opinions without having to get the facts." -- E. B. White Prejudice is described as an unfavorable opi...

How to Find Your Motivation Again: The Importance of 'Persisting' Rather Than 'Starting Over'

Eva Barros Campelli | Posted 06.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Eva Barros Campelli

Persisting means to grow up in a very long path, which is made of so many attempts, big mistakes and little successes. It means constantly training to achieve perfection without having to be perfect in everyday life. It means reaching a productive harmony rather than an unsustainable, counterproductive perfection.

A Buddhist Theory of Language

KidSpirit | Posted 05.04.2016 | Religion
KidSpirit

I knelt on the silken scarf laid across the hardwood floor, my head bent in silent prayer to the spirits of my ancestors. I heard muffled sounds of chanting monks through the old music player at the side of the decaying red shrine.

What Exactly Do You Mean?

Loolwa Khazzoom | Posted 06.14.2015 | Impact
Loolwa Khazzoom

We frequently ascribe traits to someone (violent, intelligent, cheap, successful), on the basis of something irrelevant to the matter at hand, such as ethnicity, religion, sex, or nationality -- whichever we may take issue with, for reasons of our own ignorance or unprocessed baggage.

Towards Sustainable Harmony: An Altruistic Approach

Matthieu Ricard | Posted 05.12.2015 | Green
Matthieu Ricard

In order to create and maintain this harmony, we must reduce the rampant consumption that takes place in rich countries on one hand, and, on the other, lift a billion people out of poverty. Is it useful to have a rich and all-powerful nation populated by unhappy people?