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What Is Love

Love in the Age of Big Data

HuffPost Highline | Raillan Brooks | Posted 08.19.2015 | Divorce

Once upon a time, in the Pony Expresso cafe in Seattle, a man and a woman began to experience the long-mysterious but increasingly scientifically inv...

Self-Love: Six Ways to 'Fake it' Til You Make It' and Become Your Own Best Friend!

Antonio Borrello, PhD | Posted 07.30.2015 | Women
Antonio Borrello, PhD

"Self-Love" is a popular term that is used now, more than ever, and is thought to be something that is a prerequisite for a good life and loving relationships. But what exactly is self-love, and why is it so important?

Video Of People Of All Ages Describing The Meaning Of Love Will Make You A Believer

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 07.14.2015 | Good News

  What is love? This video from Soul Pancake rounds up humans aged 0-105 to answer that age-old, tricky question, and their answer...

Love Is The Little Things

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 05.01.2015 | Weddings

Love is cooking dinner on a Tuesday night; lazing on a Sunday afternoon; riding bikes through the park. Love is the little things. Korean artist P...

What Is Love

Tom Pappalardo | Posted 03.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Tom Pappalardo

What is love, a timely question for this time of year. Most everyone wants to experience love. Yet do most of us really know what is true love? If som...

What Is Love? An Ode to My Heart, My 'Whillip'

Lisa Cleary | Posted 07.20.2014 | Women
Lisa Cleary

Since I sometimes resort back to wondering, exactly what is love?, I thought I'd share what I've learned so far, and why "Whillip" has proved to be my steadfast teacher.

I Know What Love Is and It Ain't Romantic

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 04.13.2014 | Comedy
J.J. Colagrande

What is love? How do you make it stay? Where does it go when it leaves? How can it turn into hate? How can you love more than one person in a lifetime...

Lea Michele Drops New Single, 'What Is Love'

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 01.27.2014 | Entertainment

"Glee" fans rejoice: Lea Michele has released a new song! "What is Love," the latest single from Michele's "Louder" album, premiered on Entertainm...

If It's Conditional, It's Not Love

Sheryl Paul | Posted 05.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Sheryl Paul

Love is a grace we give one another. Love is sometimes effortful, but it's not based on someone else's effort. Love is what happens when we open our hearts and allow the love that naturally lives inside to flow forth.

L.I.F.E.: Love, Imagine, Feel, Experience

Raluca A. Ray | Posted 05.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Raluca A. Ray

When you can imagine love, you can feel it and this will ultimately create the experience of it. It is as easy as that.

When Love Is Longing

Sheryl Paul | Posted 10.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Sheryl Paul

We're wired to equate love with longing, which means that the only time we feel in love and certain is when our partner isn't fully available. We chase. We long. And then we think we're in love.

40 Words That Define Love

Posted 06.06.2014 | Weddings

Love is such a powerful emotion and the combination of so many different feelings and circumstances that it can be difficult to boil it down to just o...

J.Lo Asks 'What Is Love' -- Again

Posted 04.22.2013 | Entertainment

Hurry, someone! Tell Jennifer Lopez what love is already. That's the request she makes, once again, on her new single “What Is Love (Part II),...

What About Love?

Michelle Roya Rad | Posted 05.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Michelle Roya Rad

Your emotional side is the door to your spiritual side. Your spiritual side may not be known to you completely but it is certainly there. Connect with it and see the magic of life.

Love In The Time Of Adar: Reflections On Dear Friends Who Were Murdered 17 Years Ago

Rabbi Michael Bernstein | Posted 04.17.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Michael Bernstein

To delight in another person is not frivolous -- it is a gateway into what gives the world meaning. It is for that reason that I believe so deeply that there is holiness in all loving relationship. And it is why I feel compelled to celebrate what I love about love and engage in the holy frivolity that reminds me of my dear friends.

Lost Loves

James Van Praagh | Posted 04.15.2013 | Healthy Living
James Van Praagh

Love is never really lost, but we must be willing to have some faith, believe in ourselves and know that we are worthy of being found.

What About Love?

Birute Regine | Posted 04.07.2013 | Women
Birute Regine

How do you think of love -- as an object, or as a felt experience? In a consumer-oriented culture, most people tend to objectify love.

WATCH: Kids' Adorable Explanations Of Love

OWN | Posted 01.30.2013 | OWN

What would you put to paper if you had to draw a picture of what love means to you? That's the assignment "SoulPancake" gave to a group of children. T...

WATCH: Oprah And Rainn Wilson: What Is Love?

OWN | Posted 12.15.2012 | OWN

What is love, exactly? What does it look like? It all depends on who you're asking. "Some say it's a chemical reaction," says Oprah in this "SoulPa...

What Happens When Our Brain Falls In Love? Deepak Chopra Explores

The Chopra Well | Posted 05.15.2014 | Healthy Living
The Chopra Well

One of the most prevalent and least understood of human emotions, love has intrigued poets, philosophers, scientists, artists, and historians alike for centuries. At this point we know more than ever about the chemistry of attachment and the psychology of affection.

What Is Love? Readers Answer Life Biggest Question With Amazing Photos

Posted 05.15.2014 | Religion

What is love? HuffPost Religion asked our community to send in pictures of what love means to them. What we discovered is that love can mean everythin...

7 Times Love Is Worth All The Effort

Posted 03.13.2015 | OWN

By Leigh Newman Columnist Leigh Newman dishes on the little moments of "blissification" that keep our unions together -- despite all of the daily c...

What Marriage Counselors Know About Love (And We Don't)

Posted 03.13.2015 | OWN

By Dawn Raffel If you're doing love right, it can last through joy and heartache, chronic lateness and noisy chewing. Ask anyone about love ...

LOOK: Kid's 1-Sentence Definition Of Love

Posted 05.21.2014 | Parents

The author of today's cute kid note has a sophisticated perspective on human relationships. Title: "What Is Love?" Author: Emma K. Age: 6 ...

Freaking Out That You Don't Love Your Fiance? Read This

Sheryl Paul | Posted 06.05.2012 | Weddings
Sheryl Paul

Projection is a defense or an addiction against feeling the natural fear and grief associate with a transition and the anxiety, self-doubt, and old traumas around love of your wounded self.