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Transcendental Meditation: More Than a Stress Buster

Ann Purcell | Posted 02.05.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Ann Purcell

Reduction of stress is an important step in normalizing the physiology so that it can function in an integrated and healthy manner, but "busting" stress is, after all, a side benefit of TM. Let's enjoy the natural outcome of this technique -- growing in unity consciousness -- enlightenment.

The Contact High of Connection

Kari Parker | Posted 02.04.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Kari Parker

When we find that kindred spirit, it's more than just finding someone you can connect with. It's finding someone who doesn't run away from your three heads or your webbed toes or your love for the smell of new books.

10 Big Myths About Your Purpose in Life

Elyse Santilli | Posted 02.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Elyse Santilli

When you commit to living in alignment with your soul and bravely sharing your gifts, you light up, and the whole world benefits from your light.

Look Within: Find the Silver Lining

Leigh Weinraub | Posted 02.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Leigh Weinraub

If you're ever gonna find a silver lining It's gotta be a cloudy day If you wanna fill your bottle up with lightening You're gonna have to stand in...

DISPATCH: Why This Ancient Vedic Practice Trumps Any New Year's Resolution

Miriam Ava | Posted 01.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Miriam Ava

Did you set resolutions on New Year's Day? Did you maybe decide to eat more healthfully? Move more joyfully, love more wholeheartedly, work more pu...

Chaka Khan Is Spreading Positive Self-Esteem With Her New Song

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 01.29.2016 | Black Voices

Chaka Khan is spreading one of the most important kinds of love... self-love. The Grammy Award-winning songstress is releasing a new song, titled "I ...

Ignore Your Soul at Your Peril

Miriam Linderman | Posted 01.28.2016 | Business
Miriam Linderman

Have you done this? Someone links or writes an article that catches your attention and you find yourself on their website marvelling at how they have captured their essence in words to tell the world who they are and what they do.

5 Universal Attributes of Our Authentic Selves

Kate Snowise | Posted 01.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Kate Snowise

Along with the things that are unique to us -- our strengths, gifts, dreams, desires, and needs -- there are some aspects of our authentic selves that are universal. These are the five things that we all experience when in touch with our authentic selves.

How to Keep Our Dignity While Ceding Human Preeminence

Robert Fuller | Posted 01.19.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Robert Fuller

If we think of brains as organic machines -- albeit far more complex machines than the digital computers we've built to date -- then it's clear that b...

A Brief Overview of Islamic Theology

Rafee Al-Mansur | Posted 01.19.2016 | Religion
Rafee Al-Mansur

Basically, 99% of Islam is the belief that there is One Supreme Being and Creator that is entirely other than the universe, and upon which the entirety of the universe is dependent.

How to Enhance Your Life in 7 Minutes, Daily

Diana Mae Fernandez | Posted 01.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Diana Mae Fernandez

I promise you that shifting your mindset to invest seven minutes of your every day to enhancing your life will be the best gift you can give yourself in 2016.

What Is The One Thing That Makes You Who You Are?

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 01.14.2016 | Religion

Zack Braunstein was reading the Bhagavad Gita, an ancient Hindu scripture, several months back when he stumbled upon a compelling term: Shraddha...

Experiments in Happiness: The Setup

Shannon Deep | Posted 01.12.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Shannon Deep

Recap: My New Year's resolution is to stop externalizing my happiness. This year, I'm focusing on my own behaviors and thought processes and experimen...

Music Talk and Style Inspo from Up and Coming Singer, Katie Steel

Christina Scribner | Posted 01.12.2016 | Entertainment
Christina Scribner

A few weeks ago, Katie Steel was just the name of a pretty singer I was asked to interview. Today, I think of Katie Steel as the name of an unrival...

Heart Lessons From California's Epic Drought

Mary Novaria | Posted 01.12.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mary Novaria

Grass has begun to grow in Los Angeles after just two days of steady rain. At the top of our street, tender, green shoots have sprung up on a brown, d...

Inspiration From the Buddha in Sedona

Tova Payne | Posted 01.12.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Tova Payne

Last year I had the fortunate experience to go to Sedona, Arizona for the first time. After going to the many vortexes, including the Amitabha Stupa, ...

Is There a Difference Between the Spirit and the Soul?

Kristina Kaine | Posted 01.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Kristina Kaine

Photographer: Kristina Kaine Thomas Moore had some great things to say about the difference between the human soul and the human spirit in his inter...

12 Awe-Inspiring Poets To Read In Your Lifetime

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 01.09.2016 | Religion

Poets have a way of evoking life's most complex philosophies in just a few short lines. And falling upon the right ears, those lines can change lives....

What Does Your Soul Need in 2016? (Video)

Terri Britt | Posted 01.08.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Terri Britt

I'm so excited about 2016! I can feel my soul on fire about all the wonderful things that are happening. What about you? What are your intentions for ...

Look Within

Leigh Weinraub | Posted 01.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Leigh Weinraub

You are authentic when what you say matches what you feel, think and do. Authentic people don't say "yes" when they're thinking "no" and, even more importantly, they don't say "no" when their hearts are telling them "go for it." There's no discrepancy between their inner and outer lives.

The Bible Unlocked

Kristina Kaine | Posted 01.04.2016 | Religion
Kristina Kaine

Sacred texts intrigue me and although they can be difficult to read, I often find little gems that shine like diamonds in my mind. It is as if they have the power of a seed to sprout over time, tickling my brain with a new thought.

Creativity: The Only Mindset You'll Ever Need

Amy Oestreicher | Posted 01.04.2016 | Arts
Amy Oestreicher

Art is everywhere but where it needs to be. There's crafty tutorials, creative lesson plans, and learning-centered art projects floating around the internet, in parenting magazines, printable worksheets and children's toy stores.

3 Ways to Deepen the Connection With Your Soul-Self

Kate Snowise | Posted 01.04.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Kate Snowise

I consider myself to be someone who lives from a soul perspective. You could call that awakened, conscious or some might say enlightened. They are all...

Why I Play Golf

Martha Pasternack | Posted 01.04.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Martha Pasternack

First and foremost I play golf because I like to learn something new every year. Learning something new, as a lifelong learner, is so satisfying. I be...

3 Podcasts That Will Feed Your Soul

Spire & Co | Posted 12.30.2015 | Women
Spire & Co

Remember when those silly bands were in? You know, those skinny rubber bracelets that took the shape of animals, TV characters, etc.? Well podcasts...