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Living Without Regret

By Aruna / December 15, 2020 / 0 Comments

The truth is, we all attempt to make the best decisions but we all mess up from time to time.  We have to live with the consequences of those decisions or lost opportunities.  For this I would add that the way I deal with my past is that I say to myself; ‘I could only make decisions based on what I knew at that time’.  Now, I have learned more and have become experienced, and hopefully wiser and would make different choices.  But that was the best I could do at that time!

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Happy Thanksgiving

By Aruna / November 30, 2020 / 2 Comments

Happy Thanksgiving   Thanksgiving is a festival that is celebrated in America and Canada.  Originally it was a time to be thankful for the autumn harvest as well as for all those good blessings we had received during the year. I remember from my days of living in Vancouver that Canada also has its own […]

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Are You Seeing Skills and Abilities or Virtues?

By Aruna / November 19, 2020 / 0 Comments

We can all be touched by feelings of love and appreciation when we see someone’s good qualities.  But are we really seeing their virtues or are we charmed by their acquired skills and talents?

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A New India – Democracy and the Power of the People

By Aruna / November 7, 2020 / 3 Comments

The right to free speech, apart from abuse and profanity, is a fundamental right of all people.  We must be careful not to see our freedoms slip away so easily from our own hands. 

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Creating Your Personal Silence Day

By Aruna / October 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

Each one of us can have a unique experience for ourselves by creating our own personal silence day, taking time out to become introspective.  When we create a sincere intention to go deeply within the ‘self’ we can discover some new insights about our self.

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Mindful Cooking (Part II)

By Aruna / October 20, 2020 / 0 Comments

Each one of us is responsible for the state of our mind, for our thoughts, feelings and attitude.  As souls, conscious energetic beings, we are transmitting vibrational signals all the time.  During the day many thoughts pass through the mind, this is why it is important to check the quality and nature of our thoughts and feelings. The mind is an instrument of the soul, our job is to learn how to master the mind. 

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Mindful Cooking (Part I)

By Aruna / October 15, 2020 / 3 Comments

Taking the time to become a mindful cook is something that will be worthwhile experimenting with. When we eat food cooked from the heart then we can feel that love that is there in the food.  We call that good old fashioned mother’s cooking and for good reason too.  It is actually the love that sustains us the most.

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Memories, Thoughts and Feelings

By Aruna / October 6, 2020 / 1 Comment

We have to not just fall into our feelings and then react to what we ‘feel’, but we need to be conscious creators of our thoughts and feelings.  And we can do this with one single thought.  Just create a peaceful thought and we become peaceful. Create a doubtful thought and we become a doubting Thomas. Create a fearsome thought and we become full of fear and anxiety.

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The Late Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah

By Aruna / September 30, 2020 / 0 Comments

  Our Dear Emir of the State of Kuwait – Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah, has died at the age of 91.  The Emir had suffered with ill health for several years. Sheikh Sabah had ruled the oil-rich Gulf Arab state since 2006 and had overseen its foreign policy for more than 50 years. He was […]

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Choosing Pity or Mercy?

By Aruna / September 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

Choosing Pity or Mercy?   “All people commit sins and make mistakes. God forgives them, and people are acting in a godlike (divine) way when they forgive.” Alexander Pope (poet, writer, translator)   What is the difference between pity and mercy? I get asked this question quite often.  People ask: Are they not the same […]

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