The Landmarks of Karma

Rahu and Ketu (the North and South Nodes of the Moon) are called "shadow points" and are most often referred to as the causes of eclipses. In Vedic Astrology, they are known as the planetary indicators portraying Karma. (The law of action – what goes...

Obesity – What Causes It

What the Food Corporations and Drug Companies Don't Want You to Know   No one will argue that obesity is a problem in this country and it is getting bigger by the day (no pun intended). The numbers have been going up since the early 1980's and in the last...

One Humanity

There’s a wonderful story about Milarepa, the Tibetan Buddhist saint who as a young man went out into the world to experience life and returned home to find his house filled with demons. He was angry and afraid at first and wanted to fight them or flee. Instead,...

Life Coaching Demystified

What comes to mind when you think of a 'life coach'?   For some people, when they hear the word, 'coach', they still think of a person in charge of an athletic team's performance. The coach's job is to motivate, inspire and instill...

Are You Designing Your Life?

With another year about to end, now is the perfect time to think about your future and begin to design the kind of life you’d like to be living. Unfortunately, too many people leave their lives to chance and happenstance, not taking the time to write down their...

Learning to Recognize Your Ego

What is an ego?   Well, in case you didn’t know it, we all have one. The ego is the logical rational part of your mind that allows you to separate yourself from other people. You use it each and every day to weigh up situations, people and circumstances in...

Be Inspired Not Tired

Do you feel like you are just going through the motions and nothing you truly want in life is coming to fruition? Do you feel tired and drained more often than not? Are there things you know you have to get done, but you are lacking the motivation to do them? How...

The Gift of Receiving

You’re busy checking off the items on your to-do list. Most of the gifts have been wrapped. And the holiday cards made it to the post office this morning. Oh, but you forgot about your daughter’s teacher! And what to take to the Smith’s annual...

The 12 Gifts of Life

There is a great mystery about the deeper meaning of the well-known Christmas carol, "The 12 Days of Christmas."   Many believe the 12 Gifts described in the song (i.e., a partridge in a pear tree) are just nonsensical lyrics made up for children.  ...