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Spiritual Lessons

Why Your Negative Patterns Aren't Going Away

20 Beautiful Women | Posted 09.17.2015 | Impact
20 Beautiful Women

After six years of intense spiritual study and meditation practice, I thought I understood what it meant to be a spiritual woman. That was until earlier this year when I became angrier than I had ever been at my mom.

Self-Help: Letting Go -- Spiritual Lessons From Life's Travels

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 09.07.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

Well, it was an interesting week, with my spiritual lesson centering around learning to let go, and a great and delicious opportunity to act like a ki...

Flexing Your Integrity Muscle

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 08.18.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

This is the first in a series of short, timely videos called Spiritual Lessons From Life's Travels. This one's a little lesson from one of our tour g...

Edge of Tomorrow as Spiritual Travel Metaphor

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 08.17.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

I have come to believe, through my own spiritual lessons on my travels, that we are born each lifetime needing to "wake up." Once we do, our jobs are simply to grow as much as we can.

My Dad As the World

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 06.10.2014 | Fifty
Halle Eavelyn

I'm not a doctor. I'm just a writer who gets to travel. I've seen a lot of the world and I hope to see much more. But if I had to diagnose the planet, I would say it's about one order of smothered chili cheese fries topped with crispy bacon away from needing a quintuple bypass.

What The Buddha Might Say To Bill Gates

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 08.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

Wise spiritual teachers from all traditions have taught how the path of service is the most important of all, as it means we are less self-obsessed; through caring for others we can step out of indulgence and into big-heartedness, releasing any sense of separateness.

Lessons on How to Live From a Holocaust Survivor

Riva Greenberg | Posted 11.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

What I find most remarkable about Herz-Sommer is how throughout her life she has remained optimistic about life and people and lived from a sense of appreciation. And this has much to teach us.

Dating And Facebook: 'It's Complicated'

Holly Sidell | Posted 01.16.2012 | Women
Holly Sidell

I couldn't wait to declare our love for each other by sharing it with the world on Facebook (because how else does one declare their love if not through social media?)! He wasn't into it. I panicked.

Spiritual Life Lessons From The Angry Birds

Rabbi Shais Taub | Posted 01.04.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Shais Taub

The greatest enemy of spiritual growth is not obvious dysfunction but rather dysfunction that outwardly appears to be just fine.

Eleven (9+1+1) Spiritual Lessons of 9/11

Rabbi Justus N. Baird | Posted 11.10.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Justus N. Baird

9/11 changed us - whether we were alive at that moment or yet-to-be born. Ten years later, it makes sense to consider what we have learned. This is what 9/11 taught me.

3 Simple Lessons From The Spiritual Masters

Steve McSwain | Posted 10.28.2011 | Religion
Steve McSwain

The day will come when you look back and see that what appeared as a puzzling jigsaw of unwanted pain and confusion has given way to the beautiful tapestry that is your life.

What Is The Most Significant Spiritual Lesson Of The Decade? (PHOTOS)

Steve McSwain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Steve McSwain

What was the most important spiritual lesson of the decade? Vote on that lesson you regard as the most significant, knowing there are perhaps many lessons we might have learned from any of the significant news events of the last decade.