The Science behind Yoga and Stress

By Dr M Storoni MD PhD What does bending your body into yoga poses do to your brain chemistry and nerve connections? There are two functional parts of the brain that play a key role in stress. These serve the functions of emotion and cognitive function. So I am calling them...

Spiritual Diseases

10 spiritually transmitted diseases Written by Edmunds on January 3, 2014 http://ayahuascaprajna.com/2014/01/03/10-spiritually-transmitted-diseases/ The following 10 categorizations are not intended to be definitive but are offered as a tool for becoming aware of some of the most common spiritually transmitted diseases. 1. Fast-Food Spirituality: Mix spirituality with a culture that...

Enneagram: Adelaide 2014

Spiritual Dimensions of the Enneagram Two Weekend workshops on the Enneagram were held in Adelaide, 17-18 and 24-25 May 2014. Participants were introduced to the Enneagram by facilitator Chris Chaplin msc. The Enneagram is a methodology for understanding the human journey from compulsivity and sin, to pathways of freedom through...

God vs Science

‘Let me explain the problem science has with religion’. The atheist professor of philosophy pauses before his class and then asks one of his new students to stand. ‘You’re a Christian, aren’t you, son?’ ‘Yes sir, ‘the student says. ‘So you believe in God?’ ‘Absolutely.’ ‘Is God good?’ ‘Sure! God’s good.’ ‘Is...

The danger of the monster myth

The danger of the monster myth By Tom Meagher ABC News The Drum Photo: Jill Meagher introduced her husband to the issues of violence against women. (Facebook: Help Us Find Jill Meagher) We must not forget that most violence against women is perpetrated not by a stranger, but by...

He loved his son.

This is a tragic story of an inspiring woman.  She doesn’t seem to stand in anger blaming.  She her inconsolable grief she still reiterates the love that was there between her son and his father.  She has taught me much about standing in the field of love.  Let us in our...

Geneticist on GMO Dangers

 In 1999 Canadian Geneticist David Suzuki said, “We are performing a massive experiment. The results will only be known after millions of people have been exposed to (GMO foods) for decades…Any politician or scientist who tells you these products are safe is either very stupid or lying. The hazards...

The Galaxy Song

The Galaxy Song from Monty Python’s ‘The Meaning of Life’   Whenever life gets you down, Mrs Brown and things get hard or tough and people are stupid, obnoxious or daft and you feel that you’ve had quite enough . . .    ……. just remember that you’re standing...