TedTalk: In clear, nontechnical language, string theorist Brian Greene explains how our understanding of the universe has evolved from Einstein's notions of gravity and space-time to superstring theory, where minuscule strands of energy vibrating in 11 dimensions create every particle and force in the universe...
by Cathy Margolin
When you’ve only got a desert to work with, how does one become a farmer?
How about grow a highly sought after Chinese herb that happens to love the desert. That’s exactly what one desert nomad started doing in China’s unforgiving deserts of Inner Mongolia in 2003...
Editor's Note: Herbalist Cathy Margolin, LAc provides some interesting information about how Rou Cong Rong grows in this informative article.
by Asha Hawkesworth
When you were little, you didn't have a lot of power in the world. You were dependent on others to care for you, provide for you, and to love you. The people who brought you up may have met all of these needs. Maybe they didn't. Or maybe they did, but you were still sad, frustrated, angry, or unheard. Those feelings never went away. They're inside of you somewhere...
Editor's Note: Although this article does not focus on energy medicine directly, most energy healers will agree that this issue is a critical part of anyone's healing. It often has direct implications for peoples' emotional and physical wellness. This article mentions that energy healing is one method to address this very important issue.
by Mary Rivas
As the year comes to a close, many of us take time to reflect back on the year…on the goals and dreams we set for ourselves. This time of reflection can feel good and….for some, it can also feel not so good as in ”I should have accomplished more” or… “Where did the year go (sigh)?”...
Editor's Note from Melanie Channell: As we start the new year, the author asks us to reflect on the previous year's goals and achievements. She suggests that reviewing your gains and looking at your losses with self-love and a compassionate eye, can help you grow in all areas of your life.
by Ciel Walko, LAc, Dipl Ac (NCCAOM) CTN
Here in the northern hemisphere we’re planting our gardens. This is a time of renewal and new beginnings—a time to step out from under the constraints of winter’s confines...
Editor's Note from Julia Sanfilippo: This article is perfect for this time of year! The author explains the importance of seasons in Chinese medicine, and how we can all balance our 'Wood' energy during Springtime. You will be feeling calm, energized, and detoxified after following these great tips.
John Douillard, DC
In Ayurveda, it is common practice to rest on the left side of the body after taking a meal. Unlike a siesta where we take the whole afternoon off, Ayurveda suggests a short, ten minute rest on the left side to help the body properly digest the food...
Editor's Note from Julie Cerrato: Ever feel tired after eating a large meal? Your body needs adequate blood supply to send to the digestive system after a meal for proper processing. Ayurveda suggests that laying down on your left side for a short rest will help he organs of digestion to function better and with more ease. Read on to see how Dr. Douillard discusses how Ayurveda and the left side of your body promotes better digestion and renewed energy after a meal. Namaste
by Julianne Victoria
Mantras are chants, or more specifically, energetic vibrations of words that connect us with the vibrations of the true self, the universe, the one. The word mantra comes from Sanskrit. Its two syllables can be broken down as: man - to reflect, to think, to be aware; and tra - an instrument that saves...
Editor's Note from Melanie Channell: Chanting mantras helps us connect to our inner being and brings wisdom and illumination to those who practice this form of spiritual meditation. A daily ritual of chanting mantras on one's true self, The Divine Mother, or purification, will raise your spiritual vibration and keep you calm and centered.
by Gina De Gorna
Color is light, which splits into different wavelengths, vibrating at different speeds and different frequencies. Black objects absorb all wavelengths and do not reflect any. Objects that reflect all wavelengths and everything are white. Between black and white lies COLOR...
Editor's Note from Marie' Sakai: In her article, she speaks of color having energy, vibrations, and deep insight to the ability to heal. This is called Color Therapy. She gives specific advice and relevant information on how colors affect the body, spirit, and the energy field. This is a great resource for anyone who is interested in the power of color and how it can transform and enhance your life.
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