Self-Development

In this category, we focus on exploring personal self-development, for instance, how meditation helps us discover our habits, make changes in life, become a better person in the local community and understand oneself better through extending meditation practice into personal life journey.



Turn off autopilot, be a warrior with an open heart

Habits, morning routine, places we go out to eat, the behaviour towards our partner – this all can slip into an autopilot mode. To be mindful and turn off this mode means to be a warrior with an open heart. Sometimes the battle is against being on autopilot mode, which due to its familiarity, can be quite …



Sete maneiras de descobrir a chave da sua felicidade e paz interior

“Uma noite, um homem que voltava para casa encontrou um vizinho sob uma lâmpada de rua, procurando por algo ocupado. -O que acontece com você? – perguntou o recém-chegado. – Eu perdi minha chave e não consigo entrar na casa – respondeu o outro. – Eu vou ajudar você a procurar. Depois de um tempo …



اشكال… ألوان

كنّا ستّ عشرة امرأة من العالم العربي، اجتمعنا لخمسة أيام ب “جورجيا” ضمن برنامج زمالة “هي 2″. في اليوم الأول، وبعد اليوغا والتأمل، كانت هنالك ورشة عمل للتلويين تديرها المدربة “مريم العباس” من السعودية. ما هي ورشة العمل؟ في البداية بدأت أفكر، “ماذا ستطلب منا أن نرسم” وهل سيقومون بتحليل ما رسمناه ومن هي مريم؟ العديد …



Can Trees and Animals Show Empathy and Altruism?

Empathy is a genuine part of our own nature. Moreover, we can improve this quality by training our brain through the practice of focused meditation, mindfulness and loving kindness. But, are humans the only beings capable of showing these positive traits of kindness, compassion and empathy towards our fellows? What about other living beings, like …



The Tripple Socratic Filters To Overcome Gossiping Habit

Have you ever had the urge to gossip about your neighbour, colleague or a celebrity that you don’t even know in person? Though we often feel pleasure doing so, gossiping can lead to establishing a bad habit. Moreover, it defiles the mind with negativity that comes from jealousy, envy, waste of time and energy which …