—We Thank You Pachamama

This Thanksgiving, as we are filled with gratitude for Pachamama’s bounty, and beauty, let’s remember the many ways we can fulfill our responsibilities as stewards of this planet. It can be hard, sometimes, not to get discouraged by the...

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—The Tyranny of Emotions

There are many schools of thought about emotions, yet there is no universally accepted theory or taxonomy of the emotions. Some biologists speak about one set of emotions being instinctual and generated by the amygdala (which is involved in...

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The fifth chakra, located at the hollow of the throat, is the last of the Earth Chakras. Its Sanskrit name is vishuda, which means “purity.” The most ancient of all yogic texts, inscribed fifteen hundred years ago by Patanjali, speaks about...

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