Secrets of Green Cultures Part V: Ancient Healing

Green Home Blog

To understand ancient healing and its green applications, one must think outside the box. These remedies often work through a human-nature or human-energy connection with the capability to heal the root cause as opposed to band-aiding symptoms.

East Maui: the heart of Hawaiian culture at Travaasa Hana

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| Truer Shade of Green | The heart of Hawaiian culture is family, food, and ’aina, or a connection to the land.

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April Fools 2013 Roundup Eco Edition

Eccorazzi

Read More The post April Fools 2013 Roundup Eco Edition appeared first on Ecorazzi. Entertainment News Pop Culture Top News

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Enough is Enough: Zero Tolerance for Rape Culture on Facebook. {Trigger Warning: Disturbing Material}

Elephant Journal

By removing images that promote violence against women, we are sending a bigger message to our culture at large. Facebook does not have to be a platform for rapists and men who abuse women.

Feeding Wild Birds in America: Culture, Commerce & Conservation: A Book Review by a Curious Bird Feeder

10,000 Birds

So, I was happy to see the publication of a book on all aspects of wild bird feeding—history, culture, and economics. Feeding Wild Birds in America: Culture, Commerce & Conservation by Paul J. Barker formerly coordinated Project FeederWatch for the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, and is the co-author of The FeederWatcher’s Guide to Bird Feeding (2000) and the Audubon Birdhouse Book: Building, Placing, and Maintaining Great Homes for Great Birds (2013).

Iranian Recycled Stone Apartment #1 Among 2013 Aga Khan Architecture Award Nominees

Green Prophet

Every three years, the Aga Khan Architecture Award acknowledges projects relevant to Islam that are culturally, environmentally and socially superior. The 2013 awards will be handed out this September in Lisbon, Portugal.

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Social Dysfunction: How I Screwed Up 2013 So Far. ~ Max Zografos.

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CULTURE. Yoga / Love / Food / Wellness / Spirituality / Family / Culture / Green / Society / Work. on Feb 8, 2013. Social Dysfunction: How I Screwed Up 2013 So Far. ~ Like elephant Culture on Facebook. Max Zografos” Michelle says: February 11, 2013 at 06:53.

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Burning Man: “Amazing Time Lapse of 2013 seen from 4 miles away.” (video)

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Burning Man 2013 Time-Lapse: Seen Miles Away From A Mountain Top: “This video captures Burning Man 2013 from an elevation of 5495 feet above sea level and over 4 linear miles from the center of Black Rock City. Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) WAYLON: Today Only

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Top 13 Funniest Videos & the Single Most Inspiring Video of 2013.

Elephant Journal

The point is this: these are the top 13 funniest videos of 2013. (I I chose 13, not because I''m clever enough to have thought "13" would be cool with "2013," but because I couldn''t limit myself to only 10 even 13 were hard.). Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Funny 2013 videos laughter

5 Ways Attendees Can ‘Green’ Natural Products Expo West.

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Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Civil Rights, Social Good) Featured Events Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) Z ADMIN Food Featured Today Z ADMIN Green Featured Today Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today Z ADMIN Work Featured Today 2013 expo west green natural products sustainable

“Korea’s plastic surgery mayhem is finally converging on the same face. Here are the Miss Korea 2013 contestants.” (Photos)

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Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Civil Rights, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) Sexy Plastic surgery is, sometimes, helpful. Sometimes, it’s practical. But often, it reflects a profound, and sad, dis-ease with ourselves.

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Can Forest Carbon Markets Provide for a 40,000-Year-Old Culture?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Can a forest carbon offset project protect the resources and culture of indigenous hunter-gatherers in northern Tanzania? The Hadza are a consensus-based culture; in their own groups, they do not have leaders or hierarchy. Will the Hadza survive as a culture?”

Qasr Garden Museum: Iranian Prison Transformed into a Hot Cultural Attraction

Green Prophet

In addition to a handful of galleries, the new cultural complex boasts a library, amphitheater and gorgeous gardens that create a calm and tranquil atmosphere at a space that used to cause fear and trembling in the hearts of political dissenters.

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What's Killing Minnesota's Moose? | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Culture. 8, 2013 3:42 PM PST Tweet tipkodi /Flickr Minnesotas iconic moose are in such bad shape that the state called off the 2013 hunting season on Wednesday. 2013 March. Copyright ©2013 Mother Jones and the Foundation for National Progress.

In a Remote Alaska Rainforest, a Tribe Protects Habitat and Restores Culture

Nature Conservancy - Science

On Prince of Wales Island in Alaska, the restoration of rivers goes hand-in-hand with the restoration of cultural traditions. Haida community members were trained in ecological monitoring protocol so they could restore streams important for their community’s food and culture.

Subjectify Me: 5 Ways to Tell if an Image is Objectifying.

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Aerialist dances at 2013 Burning Man (Video; Nudity)

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from philip An aerialist performs at Burning Man in 2013. Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Arts & Culture Sexy aerial aerialist burning man dance Naked Nude nudity The Aerialist. For more on Burning Man, here.

7 Eco Issues to Address in 2013

Green Prophet

It seems silly to perpetuate apocalyptic hype that NASA debunked eons ago , but as 2013 approaches, we are sensitive to a shift in global consciousness – something that spiritual leaders have long advocated as the necessary means to our survival.

Respecting Human Rights is Essential for Sustainable Conservation

Conservancy Talk

This has led to impoverishment, loss of culture, marginalization, loss of livelihoods, conflict, food and water insecurity, among other harmful impacts. Since their livelihoods, health, cultural survival and overall well-being depend directly on the services nature provides (i.e.

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Silence of the Rattlesnake Researchers: Snakes, Culture and Conservation

Nature Conservancy - Science

The cultural hatred of snakes can run deep. Wildlife biologist Doug Blodgett is mum about the locations of rattlesnakes: to protect the snakes from people. Photo: Matt Miller/TNC. By Matt Miller, senior science writer.

Why Dreaming Big is Not Enough.

Elephant Journal

There is a gap between idea and action that is hard for many of us to bridge. How do we go from dreaming to doing?

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Stephen Colbert’s Dance to Daft Punk is the Best Thing I’ve Seen All Week. ~ Candice Holdorf

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Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness WAYLON/ADMIN: Popular (900 & up) — Funny Colbert culture daft punk uplifting Jet-lagged. Tired. Complain-y. That about sums up how I was feeling last night as I crawled into bed, exhausted, but couldn''t sleep.

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The Amazing Ways Writing Affects Our Brains. {Infographic}

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Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Literary Journal brain health wellness infographic journaling language mindfulness writing Have you ever thought about what''s going on inside your brain while you''re writing?

Britain sees death of throw-away culture and is becoming a nation of regenerators

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Research that was launched to coincide with the start of Climate Week 2013, Britain’s biggest climate change campaign, has identified the rise of the ‘Re-Generation’. Instead of disposing of unwanted items, consumers are choosing to recycle, re-use or re-sell items they no longer want. The figures reveal an overwhelming reluctance to consign used items to the bin.

Love in Silence. {Video}

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Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Free Content to Partners Inspiring (Wow) Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) WAYLON: Today Only Z ADMIN Entertainment & Culture Featured Today Z ADMIN Love Featured Today art Marina MoMA ove Silence ulay"I feel there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people." ~ Vincent van Gogh.

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Green Living 2.0, Sustainable Communities

Green Home Blog

” This desire, to live in a community where everyone not only knows everyone else, but trusts almost everyone enough to keep doors unlocked and send kids to the playground alone, is something our largely hostile and distancing culture in the United States has made obsolete.

Britain Sees the Death of Throw-Away Culture - Climate Week reveals a nation of Regenerators

Green (Living) Review

Climate Week runs from the 4th to the 10th March 2013 with half a million people taking part in over 3,000 events across the country. Research launched to mark the start of Climate Week, Britain’s biggest climate change campaign, identifies the rise of the ‘Re Generation’. Instead of disposing of unwanted items, consumers are choosing to recycle, re-use or re-sell items they no longer want. The figures reveal an overwhelming reluctance to consign used items to the bin.

What’s Your MBTI Personality Type? Enrich Your Life Through Self-Discovery.

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Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) briggs briggs myers downton abbey. Learning about the personality types of people you work with (or socialize with or live with) can help with productive communication and a general better understanding of those who surround you. Also, for some people, it can help them get in touch with their own feelings, thoughts and the reasons behind some of their own actions.

Touch Me… Please!

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Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) Sexy WAYLON: Today Only Z ADMIN Culture Popular Lately Z ADMIN Love Popular Lately Z ADMIN Wellness Popular Lately health wellness love massage parenting relationship sexuality We''re built to thrive on love. but I wonder how many people go through adult life without being properly touched?

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking. ~ Susan Cain

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Love like the Ocean.

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Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) WAYLON/ADMIN: Popular (900 & up) Z ADMIN Entertainment & Culture Featured Today Z ADMIN Love Featured Today love storytelling the moth I don''t believe in fairy tale love.

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“If companies had realistic slogans, what would they be?”

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Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Food Funny Green Health & Wellness Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) WAYLON: Today Only What if companies marketed the truth, instead of what they (or we) wished was true? Belated Warning: Language is Adult. Or, rather, Juvenile. The below wisdom/humor comes via Reddit, here.

The Best Article from Elephant Journal in 11 Years.

Elephant Journal

Henry David Thoreau writes in Walden: Why should we live with such hurry and waste of life? We are determined to be starved before we are hungry. Men say that a stitch in time saves nine, and so they take a thousand stitches to-day to save nine tomorrow.

5 Ways to Maximize Personal Growth at Burning Man (or Anywhere). ~ Steve Bearman & Troy Dayton

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Green Health & Wellness Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) WAYLON: Today Only Z ADMIN Entertainment & Culture Featured Today — Adventure burning man personal expression personal growth self-acceptance Ordinary reality is not designed with personal growth in mind. If you like conformity, competition, or pretense, then ordinary reality is a great place to be!

I Married Superman: 10 Characteristics of a Quality Guy. | elephant.

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CULTURE. Yoga / Love / Food / Wellness / Spirituality / Family / Culture / Green / Society / Work. on Jan 17, 2013. ” Jennifer White says: January 18, 2013 at 05:46. susan says: January 18, 2013 at 07:34. Beth says: January 18, 2013 at 15:33.

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My Favorite Kitchari Recipe.

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Arts & Culture Food Z ADMIN Food Featured Today Boulder Buddha buddhism Buddhist compassion curry delicious eco environment food green happiness health wellness indian food kitchari meal organic rice savory sweet vegan vegetarian yummy

CHART: Which Kills More Birds, Cats or Turbines? | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Culture. 29, 2013 2:34 PM PST Tweet Malingering/Flickr; vaxomatic/Flickr Last month Fox News reported on the "grizzly deaths" of 500 songbirds in West Virginia. 2013 March. Copyright ©2013 Mother Jones and the Foundation for National Progress.

The Five Feminine Sexual Archetypes. ~ Kevin Macku

Elephant Journal

These are the Five Feminine Sexual Archetypes most commonly found in today's society. For the purposes of this exercise, I have given the archetypes the names and characteristics of the five planets visible without a telescope.

The Real Unphotoshopped Me. ~ Liz Arch Photographed by Robert Sturman

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Do GMO Crops Really Have Higher Yields? | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Culture. 2013 March. Copyright ©2013 Mother Jones and the Foundation for National Progress. Feb 7-9, 2013 Organicology Conference-Portland OR. Skip to Navigation. Skip to Content. Mother Jones. Politics. Environment. Photo Essays. Blogs Political MoJo. Kevin Drum.

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