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Archive for September, 2009

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My “dream” career

An Irish immigrant and psychologist with a love of sleep, dreams up a new reality from a mystical past GUEST COLUMN: HELENA DALY — I am as Irish as Irish can be . . . a nomad, a bit of a gypsy from the West of Ireland’s wild rugged beauty. On a visit home a ...
Sep
2009
28
Spiritual Surf: Amazing Race Karma, Arthur Koestler, Courtney Cox

Spiritual Surf: Amazing Race Karma, Arthur Koestler, Courtney Cox

The cosmic side of Courtney Cox; B.F. Skinner and Arthur Koestler redux; Does ABC’s Amazing Race have any grace? “Amazing Race” had its 2009 premier this week. And so you say, So?! It just happens to have a lot of spirituality. When a show clones the Victorian-era, global-village meme of Around the World in 80 Days, ...
Sep
2009
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Soul's Code Celebrity Seekers Quiz - Movies

Soul’s Code Celebrity Seekers Quiz – Movies

Test your knowledge of movies ranging from the transcendental genius of The Last Temptation of Christ to those that just try too hard . . . yes we mean you, The Love Guru 1.  Which composer scored the music for The Mission, the Oscar-winner about conquistador sin and Jesuit redemption that starred Robert De Niro ...
Sep
2009
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Spiritual Surf: Sukkot, Letterman, Dalai Lama, World Council of Churches, Tantric Sex

Spiritual Surf: Sukkot, Letterman, Dalai Lama, World Council of Churches, Tantric Sex

Freedom from slavery celebrated Jews around the world are celebrating the Feast of Booths, or Sukkot, commemorating the Hebrews’ freedom from slavery and sojourn through the Sinai desert. Always considered relevant, this holy day generates meditations on ecology, mysticism, and helping the homeless. A day after the annual Jewish Day of...
Sep
2009
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Thank you for choosing the winner of our

Thank you for choosing the winner of our “Enlightenment Contest”

Congratulations to Xuan-An Thai, an upwardly-mobile seeker from Texas who took a clandestine trip to Cuba — and stumbled upon a smokin’ (cigar, that is) smiling Buddha First, we asked everyone in the world to send Soul’s Code an image of a person, place or thing that inspires or “enlightens” them. Then, some in our ...
Sep
2009
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My Pilates ‘body-rush’

Pilates is part of the training program of every professional sports team in America. It is also a meditation BY PAUL KAIHLA — Some people don’t go to a gym at all. Some go to a gym, but they do their own thing, in their own silo of solo, whatever. For two decades, I was ...
Sep
2009
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Spiritual Surf: Dalai Lama, UN and adidas make

Spiritual Surf: Dalai Lama, UN and adidas make “peace”, the “Polygamy Experience”, an atonement experience, and reflective housewives

September 21st, the fall equinox, is the UN’s International Day of Peace — not to be confused with Global Orgasm Day, to be celebrated on December 21st, the winter solstice. Old enemies team up: Execs from adidas and Puma will shake hands for the first time in six decades, and play football for peace. (Peaceoneday.org) ...
Sep
2009
20

How life works: Karma and Grace

Negative karma happens when we try to store up life’s riches for our own use. Positive grace takes place when lessons happen that an Intelligence wants us to know BY DAVID RICKEY — Ever since I was kid, I’ve had an insatiable need to understand how things work. I used to take my toys apart to ...
Sep
2009
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The biography of your senses

The biography of your senses

Call it non-duality, call it Advaita, call it whatever you want. If the present is all we ever have, why do we feel so lonely? BY SMADAR DE LANGE — Three top tropes of the New Age are “interconnectedness”, “oneness” and the general notion that ‘reality’ has different ‘levels’, or frames — say,...
Sep
2009
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“Before she was famous, a mystical neighbor changed my life”

How Sacred Contracts author Caroline Myss guided a Soul’s Code reader on her life’s path GUEST COLUMN: ELLEN FENNER — We all have a moment we can look back on and see divine intervention that we didn’t necessarily recognize at the time. For me it was the day an angel (pictured at right) sat me ...