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Archive for March, 2010

Mar
2010
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A silent monk speaks

A silent monk speaks

“There’s something terribly wrong with spirituality today,” he said gently and sadly. “It’s as though the materialism that has a death grip on this culture has taken our spirituality as well.” BY AUGUST TURAK – I was sitting in Father Christian’s small office at Mepkin Abbey monastery in the fall of 1997. I was early ...
Mar
2010
22
Ask a Guru:

Ask a Guru: “In mourning, how do I detach?”

A transgender male grieves his brother by embarking on the Ride to Conquer Cancer, and seeks ways to let go of his family grievances “Ask a Guru” matches your needs and questions with one of the professional practitioners in the Soul’s Code community: BY CHASE CAMERON — On November 27th, 2009, 3:50 p.m., at Toronto’s ...
Mar
2010
21
The New Female Mystics

The New Female Mystics

A vanguard of self-schooled female mystics are doing an end-run around the mainstream self-help and New Age movements — and are advancing a radical, 21st century spirituality. Call it the ‘Anti-Me Generation.’ Click here to read the 7-part series where Soul’s Code introduces some of the avatars of of what could rightly be...
Mar
2010
19

Spiritual Surf: T.C. Boyle’s “The Silence”; Avatar DVD goes eco; Ricky Martin goes . . . spiritual?

The Atlantic Monthly‘s literary issue highlights a silent spiritual retreat; the Pope’s Buddhist moment for abuse survivors; How social networking is helping cancer patients Call it a somatic awakening. Call it  spiritually-inspired, tattoo-like messages on a maximo nude body. Hell, call it what it is: gratuitous Ricky Martin video to...
Mar
2010
16
Spiritual Surf: Naked yoga; Kitty Kelley outs Oprah; Hitchens still hates the Pope

Spiritual Surf: Naked yoga; Kitty Kelley outs Oprah; Hitchens still hates the Pope

Single White Female, Jihad’s newest martyrs; good and bad news about your brain America’s newest John Walker Lindh: Single mom in Colorado undergoes religious conversion online Bikram goes naked, and underground: “Hot nude yoga” is making a scene in NY, LA, San Fran and Salt Lake City Leading atheists tag-team the Pope:...
Mar
2010
16
A personality test for your hidden self

A personality test for your hidden self

Robert Louis Stevenson called it Mr. Hyde; Jung called it the personal unconscious. Psychologists today call it projection. The great sages say we want to own this denied part of ourselves. GUEST COLUMN: MICK QUINN AND DEBORA PRIETO, 1st of 2 parts — Picture the ecosystem of relationships that hold you in this time and ...
Mar
2010
16
Me and my shadow

Me and my shadow

How to recognize and reintegrate the shadow aspects of your personality GUEST COLUMN: MICK QUINN AND DEBORA PRIETO, 2nd of 2 parts — But, before we get to the cure, let’s look at eight ways to tell if you have a shadow. 1.  Do you sometimes despise certain situations or people? 2.  Is there one person ...
Mar
2010
13
Are you loving your

Are you loving your “story” too much?

What is your “story”? It’s a self-image, and self-talk that we repeat to ourselves internally and to others in conversation GUEST COLUMN: GINA LAKE — People don’t just have ideas and self-images about themselves; they have stories. These stories come up repeatedly in internal self-talk or conversation with others. They are...
Mar
2010
11
7 steps to heal your emotional wounds

7 steps to heal your emotional wounds

All of our life experiences — even the “bad” ones — are equal in value. How to expand from “contractions” like loss, hurt and other wounds GUEST COLUMN: PHYLLIS KING — We are always eager to get on with it — to leave the past behind and to feel the “good” stuff. I understand this ...
Mar
2010
10
Spiritual Surf: Deepak's power; Lust vs Addiction; Sir Bob fights back

Spiritual Surf: Deepak’s power; Lust vs Addiction; Sir Bob fights back

The perils of ignoring racism; don’t mess with Deepak Chopra OR Bob Geldof; lessen depression by worrying A Twitter-ing Deepak Chopra confesses; harnesses meditative power to cause Cali earthquake Is sex addiction a convenient fabrication?  An excuse for lust or truly an addiction? Worry-warts rejoice: The right type of worrying may...