Glowing full moon on Guru Purnima!
This is a tradition dedicated to spiritual and academic teachers, or evolved, beings who have shared their wisdom with you in a manner that has enriched or deepened your knowledge, or life experience. Though it's traditionally celebrated by Buddhists, Hindus and Jains, anyone can partake in this wonderful tradition. If you have ever had a guru, which simply means someone who has "taken you from darkness to light" (could even be a parent/ b
Prayer Beads have been around for centuries. They have been used in most major religious practices including Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, Sikhism, Bahai, Bon and Buddhism, and even the ancient Egyptians gave them a go. They come in a variety of forms and their significance varies across different faiths, but their usage and role as powerful instruments for mindfulness, meditation and spiritual practice remain pretty much constant. Yet, plenty of people don't seem to know a
Ever since the beginning of time, people from all corners of the earth have prayed, , had their own unique sacred symbols, rituals and beliefs. Slowly, many of these beliefs developed into organised religion, with their own Gods and Goddesses, holy books, guardians, propagators, places of worship, festivals and sacred paraphernalia. Each took its own path, but one element remained common to every single faith that developed across the world -- it's how they used sound and mus