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A Little Change

Kelley Whitis | Posted 11.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Kelley Whitis

Who in your life needs a little help? I challenge you to do one random act of courage and kindness today to help someone and see how it affects both their life and yours.

Kids as Teachers

Richard Melnick | Posted 03.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Richard Melnick

Our experience at Lamayuru was a stark contrast to our visits to the other monasteries. It felt like coming home. And without Jackson's nudge to go to Ladakh, I might have fallen prey to my own laziness and missed an amazing chapter in my life.

Miley Cyrus: Butterfly Waiting to Be Born

Alice Grist | Posted 11.17.2013 | Media
Alice Grist

Miley may think she is a bursting out of chrysalis right about now. But I think she is wrapping herself up in silk as I type. Forming a cocoon of lies and falsehoods of youthfulness and indiscretion. And you know what, this is so cool. More power to her.

Monáe, Mayweather and the Curious Case of the Female Alter Ego

Rajul Punjabi | Posted 11.13.2013 | Entertainment
Rajul Punjabi

Being armed with a complementary version of oneself seems wise and self-sufficient. But female artists and performers are more inclined to allow an alter ego to embrace them. Is it that the community is not supporting them in the right way or do we just expect more from our women, more for our female dollar?

The Courage to Find Soul: A Call for More 'Psyche' in Psychology

David Bedrick | Posted 11.13.2013 | Healthy Living
David Bedrick

The word "psyche" is also the word for soul; accordingly, psychology could be considered to be the art and science of healing and nourishing the soul....

Are Sports Really Fun?

Ken Reed | Posted 11.06.2013 | Sports
Ken Reed

When you ask both kids and adults these questions, the answer is usually some variation of "It's fun!" Yet if a visitor from another galaxy watched how we act on our sporting fields, courts, and in our stadiums and arenas, that visitor would never guess we were partaking in sports for fun.

Through Darkness Comes Light, Through Fear Comes Love and Through Pain Comes Triumph

Mary Paleologos | Posted 11.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Mary Paleologos

What you overcome in life makes you richer in every way. When you are in that dark place looking for a way out of your hardship, you are faced with two choices: give up or tap into the inner resources that you didn't even know you had.

Detroit Music Producer GRiZ Bends Soul and Electronic Genres in the EDM World

Kelly Frazier | Posted 11.06.2013 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

The young upstart blends a futuristic electronic sounds reminiscent of dubstep/bass music but shakes it up with a heavy dose of classical funk, soul, and jazz. His sound, which he would describe as "electro-soul" if a genre needs attached to it.

Taking a Style Detour: Exit E

Rai Mensah | Posted 11.04.2013 | Style
Rai Mensah

Her expression not only comes through in her words, but also in the the style and grace with which she chooses to live her life. Chatting with her we found out what motivates her daily style.

Writer to Writer: A Conversation with M.J. Rose

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 10.27.2013 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

M.J. Rose is the international best-selling author of 13 novels and three non-fiction books. Her most recent novel, Seduction, has received rave reviews from USA Today, Publisher's Weekly and many others.

Rumi and Emerson: A Bridge Between the West and the Muslim World

Craig Considine | Posted 10.14.2013 | Religion
Craig Considine

Jalalud'din Rumi and Ralph Waldo Emerson's love for everyone and everything, regardless of who or what they were, shows that non-Muslims and Muslims are not as different as many people imagine.

Do You Believe You Deserve Love?

Margaret Paul, Ph.D. | Posted 10.14.2013 | Healthy Living
Margaret Paul, Ph.D.

We all deserve love -- just because we exist. You will know you deserve love when you are loving to yourself.

To All the Groovy, Enlightened, Soul-full Heteros

Jessica Joseph | Posted 10.13.2013 | Gay Voices
Jessica Joseph

I write this in celebration of all the groovy, enlightened, "soul-full" heterosexuals out there who have found the real thing against all odds and can actually let go and "ugly-face cry" in front of their partner -- yeah, snot and all.

What Judaism Says About Success

Rabbi David Wolpe | Posted 10.13.2013 | Religion
Rabbi David Wolpe

The accumulation of small moments of connection, goodness, wisdom and love are together a triumph, no matter the external measures that may at time derail or dismay us.

Brennan Williams

Will T.D. Jakes Return For 'Jumping The Broom' Sequel?

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 08.19.2013 | Black Voices

Having solidified his name as a producer in television and Hollywood, while also leading The Potter's House mega-church in Dallas, Bishop T.D. Jakes ...

The Buzzing in Your Ears

Dr. Karin Luise | Posted 10.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karin Luise

We tend to be like pieces of fly paper, letting words (whether they were intended to or not) stick on us like tiny, pesky flies -- buzzing in our ears, irritating our minds and soaking deeply into our cells. And we start to believe them, letting them define our self-worth.

The 10 Commandments for Visiting a New Age Retreat: Part Two

Mitch Ditkoff | Posted 10.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Mitch Ditkoff

While most people who spend time in these places are extremely dedicated and sincere, there still remains a goodly number who, in their attempt to have "an experience," miss the point completely.

How-To Uncover Your Passion and Purpose

Jonathan Lewis | Posted 09.25.2013 | GPS for the Soul
Jonathan Lewis

Fulfilling, meaningful work doesn't start with a big idea. It starts with a small voice hiding inside you. "One of the first things to do is to iden...

The Self Is Dead -- Long Live the Superself

Robert Fuller | Posted 09.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Robert Fuller

This is the sixth and final post in the series "Why Everything You Know about Your 'Self' Is Wrong." The series explores how our understanding of self...

What Is Man?

Robert Fuller | Posted 09.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Robert Fuller

This is the fifth post in the series "Why Everything You Know about Your 'Self' Is Wrong." The series explores how our understanding of selfhood affec...

The Superself: Genome, Menome, and Wenome

Robert Fuller | Posted 09.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Robert Fuller

In this view, our selves are far more extensive than we've been led to believe. They extend beyond our own bodies to include what we think of as other selves and the world. We live in the minds of others, and they in ours.

WATCH: The Quote That Led Oprah To A Spiritual Epiphany

OWN | Posted 07.15.2013 | OWN

Over the years, best-selling author and spiritual teacher Gary Zukav appeared on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" more than 30 times, helping viewers learn ho...

5 Ways to Run a Spirit-Led Business and Thrive

Heather Strang | Posted 09.10.2013 | GPS for the Soul
Heather Strang

The month after I stopped doing work "just for the money," my monthly income quadrupled. Trust me on this, stick to soul-purpose work and your business will skyrocket.

The 10 Commandments for Visiting a New Age Retreat: Part One

Mitch Ditkoff | Posted 09.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Mitch Ditkoff

While most people who spend time in these places are extremely dedicated and sincere, there still remains a goodly number who, in their attempt to have "an experience," miss the point completely.

'Self' Is a Misnomer

Robert Fuller | Posted 09.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Robert Fuller

The word "self" carries strong connotations of autonomy, individuality, and self-sufficiency. It's as if it were chosen to mask our interdependence. It's hardly an exaggeration to say that in buying into this notion of selfhood, humankind got off on the wrong foot.