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The Principle of Resilience

“To restore stability to our planet we must restore its bio-diversity – the very thing we’ve removed.” David Attenborough This week we look at the Universal Principle of Resilience to see how we might help (or at least stop hindering) nature’s ability to return to a steady state of dynamic balance. Professor Ann Masten (1) more…

The Principle of Cycles

“Fractal geometry is everywhere…It’s the cycle of life.” Ron Eglash This week we cycle around to our fourth instalment of the Universal Principles that sustain life, the Principle of Cycles. Let’s give it a spin: ”The health and survival of all sentient beings has a direct correlation with the ability to observe, understand, and adapt more…

The Principle of Dynamics

          “Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be. This is the interrelated structure of reality.”   ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.   As life slowly but surely emerges from its winter slumber in the more…

The Principle of Return

  ” Don’t it always seem to go that you don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone.”  – Joni Mitchell   Last week, we began a series based on 7 Universal Principles that sustain life. (click here if you missed it ) Of course this applies as much to the microcosm of the human body more…

The Principle of Unity in Health

      “Upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.”        Alexander the Great   What we are going to look at in this series are a sequence of universal, holistic principles as they apply to the microcosm of human health and wellbeing. Of course, we would not be truly more…

Fearful Times: the Shadow and Love

”We are kings of bliss, begging for misery.” -Nick Mulvey In the Chinese philosophical sense, we are indeed experiencing ’interesting times’. From a Conscious Health perspective, it gets even more interesting.  Death  Normally a politely sanitized subject, death has literally been pushed to the front page of every news media. Even opening a seemingly unrelated more…

Perspectives: The Programmed Mind Pt.2 – The Vessel of Light

“What if I’m in charge of my own damn light switch?” – Jandy Nelson Some time ago I was in the beautiful country of Zimbabwe. I  was there to study and work with plant medicines. It is a country that respects the ceremony and serious work with plant medicines and the healing they can bring more…

Perspectives: The Programmed Mind

“We are kings of bliss, begging for misery.” -Nick Mulvey We come into this world from light, love and the peace that they contain, nothing else. That is also all we exit with, nothing else. It is our responsibility to be vigilant in making sure nothing is allowed to come between that and us. Along more…

Working with Intention – a change of heart

      “Your intentions are your nonphysical causes that set energy into motion.”   Gary Zukav       We are now well into the New Year and perhaps already some of our best intentions, under the guise of New Year resolutions, have already been compromised. Perhaps some of those were regarding our health: more…

Dark Times: Light and Health

            “…we can now say emphatically, that the function of our entire metabolism is dependent on light.” – Dr. Fritz Albert Popp     The shadow rises   Here in the Northern hemisphere, we have reached the nadir of our light cycle. The earth has turned its back about as more…