The American Buffalo once roamed the grasslands of North America in magnificent and vast herds. They became nearly extinct by a mix of commercial hunting, and mass slaughter in the 19th century and the introduction of bovine diseases from domestic Continue reading Buffalo
Selenite, Desert Rose, Satin Spar, and Gypsum Flower are the four varieties of the mineral Gypsum. The four groups of the beautiful crystalline varieties of the Gypsum mineral are largely grouped together and called Selenite. Continue reading Selenite – Atlantis In Your Hand
“He is happy whom circumstances suit his temper, but he is more excellent who suits his temper to any circumstance.”
~David Hume, 18th Century Scottish Philosopher and Atheist Continue reading Boswell and Hume
“Reality for me is layers and layers. The proof is in your soul.”
~ Luiz Antonio Gasparetto Continue reading The Proof Is In Your Soul
“In Jewish history there are no coincidences.”
~Elie Wiesel Continue reading No Coincidence Here
I find that there’s a link between the tremendous loss of ancient languages and the sad disappearance of so many of Mother Earth’s precious species. And it makes all the sense in the world that the two are connected. Continue reading Ancient Languages and Saving Endangered Species
We all know that humans need a certain number of good sleeping hours. We are replenished when we sleep well; we are depleted when we don’t. But contemplating the words stated by His Holiness The Dalai Lama, ”Sleep is the best meditation”, gave me a very different take on sleep. Continue reading Meditate While Sleeping?
Everyone loves Elephants. They are gentle giants. Nurturing, full of courage and ready to defend the herd at all times.
The Elephant is extremely intelligent and fiercely loyal. It feels and thinks deeply. Elephant never forgets. Continue reading Elephant
Bloodstone carries the energy and purity of blood and therefore speaks of life, especially new life…birth. In antiquity, it was considered a semi-precious stone and was used in jewelry, seals, vases, statues, and the like. Continue reading Bloodstone
We seem to have plenty of time to run ourselves ragged, work ourselves to death, and get lost in meaningless emotion. Most of those things lead us into deep exhaustion and imbalance, inside of which there is no peace and Continue reading Meditation of Silence