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    GUIDED MEDITATIONS

  • The Healing Mind
    This guided healing meditation opens the door to better health through peace and calm.
    By Tulku Thondup
  • Opening the Heart
    Use the metta, or lovingkindness, meditation to cultivate a deep sense of caring for self and all of creation. By Sharon Salzberg.
  • The Way of the Cross
    A multimedia feature tracing Jesus' passion and death. Flash and non-Flash versions available.
  • Angelic Morning Meditation
    Start your day with this gentle, centering meditation. Narrated by Rev. Alma Daniel, music by Gerald Jay Markoe, and photographs by Marcia Lippman. Requires Flash.
  • Being Peace
    Inspired by monk, author, and peace activist Thich Nhat Hanh.
  • Calm Waters and A Breathing Exercise, two audio meditations by Thich Nhat Hanh.
  • Lovingkindness Meditation
    A seven-minute meditation that will open your heart and calm your mind. By Sharon Salzburg.
  • A Moment of Calm
    Relax your body and clear your mind with this ten-minute mindfulness meditation.
    By Tara Brach, photographs by Marcia Lippman

    AUDIO/VIDEO FEATURES
  • When God Is Your Dance Partner
    "When I dance, I am, for brief moments, free of my earthly ties." Watch our video feature of Hindu dancer Rama Balachandran.
    12/20/1999
  • The Holy Chariot
    A vehicle to carry us to higher consciousness.
    By Rabbi David Cooper
    04/24/2000
  • Taoist Philosophy
    On knowing the Tao.
    By Ken Cohen
    04/17/2000
  • The Shadow Artist
    An autobiographical excerpt on staying creative.
    By Julia Cameron
    04/11/2000
  • On the Unconscious
    Marion Woodman explains the effects of the unconscious in our lives.
    03/24/2000
  • Voice From the Cloud
    Celtic music and verse by Noirin ni Riain and the Monks of Glenstal Abbey.
    03/17/2000
  • On Knowing Ourselves and Others
    On coming into rhythm with your soul.
    By John O'Donohue
    02/01/2000

  • A Public Talk by His Holiness the Dalai Lama
    Join us for the exclusive webcast of the Dalai Lama's address delivered in Washington, D.C.
    07/05/2000

    COLUMNISTS
  • Sacred Flesh, by Mirka Knaster
  • Spirit & Matter, by Margot Adler
  • Higher Grumbles, by T George Harris
  • The Healing Journey, by Belleruth Naparstek
  • Sacred Ground, by Starhawk
  • Heart of Gratefulness, by Brother David Steinl-Rast
  • Contemplative Practices, by Cynthia Bourgeault

    CHAT TRANSCRIPTS
    The Wisdom of Menopause
    A chat with Christiane Northrup, M.D., on the power of menopause to transform your life.
    04/04/2001

    Dreaming True
    A Chat with Robert Moss, author, lecturer, and dreamworker.
    11/09/2000

    Live Chat With Dr. Deepak Chopra
    On the concepts in his latest book, the human genome, and the afterlife.
    08/03/2000

    Live Chat With Donald S. Lopez
    About the Dalai Lama, Tibet's relationship with China, and more.
    07/05/2000

    YOGA
    Learn postures, read essays, listen to a chant, and more on Beliefnet's interactive yoga resource page

    Yoga in the Kitchen
    Yoga can be done anywhere, anytime.
    By Shoba Narayan
    03/29/2000

    Yoga Then & Now
    02/29/2000
  • Stripping the Soul Out of Yoga?
    Yoga as it's practiced in American gyms has strayed far from its Indian roots.
    By Shoba Narayan
  • The New American Yoga
    Is Yoga losing its spirit by becoming mainstream?
    By Anne Cushman
  • The Path of Yoga
    A way to flex your physical and spiritual muscles.
    By Mirka Knaster
  • 1960s vs. 2000: an interactive chart

    GENERAL SPIRITUALITY
    Is Spirituality For Real?
    03/10/2000
  • The Fad That Would Not Pass
    The spirituality craze indulges only the self and fails to help improve the world. By Arthur Hertzberg
  • A Reply to Arthur Hertzberg
    Rodger Kamenetz responds that there is nothing narcissisitic about the spiritual quest.

    Spirituality Is Not Flaky New Age Mush
    Religion need not be reactionary and spirituality need not be fluff--though there's a lot of both out there.
    By Michael Lerner
    05/12/2000

    Are You Spiritually Intelligent?
    08/15/2000
  • First there was IQ, then EQ. Now learn about SQ.
  • See how you score on our Spiritual Intelligence quiz.
  • Read about why being spiritually intelligent is good for your health.

    Is Ambition OK If It's Spiritual?
    By Lama Surya Das
    02/14/2001

    God as Earthquake
    By Dan Wakefield
    02/16/2001

    Jesus as Artist
    By Dan Wakefield
    01/12/2001

    Which Road Taken?
    03/01/2000
  • Be Careful Who Chooses Your Soul
    Some warning signs on the road to a multi-faith future.
    By Frederica Mathewes-Green
  • Veering From My Childhood Faith
    Confessions of an Irish-Catholic American Buddhist.
    By Dinty W. Moore
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