After years of physical pain, mental anguish and addictions, Bhava Ram, an accomplished journalist injured beyond repair, was inspired and brought back from the brink of no return by three simple words from his son.
Sean Johnson & The Wild Lotus Band are known for their high energy, uplifting, kirtan sound, merging mantras, rock, funk, and world grooves steeped in their New Orleans roots. They inspire people to sing, dance, and joyfully celebrate in this performance of the song "Unity (Lokah Samastah Sukhino Bhavantu)."
Poet and best-selling author Mark Nepo says there are many ways to grow as human beings, but there are only two universal experiences: Either we are broken open or we willfully shed what isn't working in our lives. Watch as Mark explains what sacrifice means and how to find what's truly sacred in life.
Inspired by her deep love and sense of responsibility for the environment, Snatam says, "My intention for this song and this video is that it will help all of us awaken to our role as stewards of the planet."
When she was in her 20s, Dr. Maya Angelou discovered the Unity Church. Founded in 1889, Unity is a Christian movement that emphasizes affirmative prayer and education as a path to spirituality. Watch as she is moved to tears while recalling the revelation that changed her life forever.
Yoga Master Swami Satchidananda answers the question, "Can pranayama (the yogic breathing practices) really help one's health, physically and mentally?" Swami Satchidananda explains in detail the effect of pranayama on our bodies and minds, including the five koshas (subtle bodies according to classical Yoga philosophy).
Join the meditator in a warm desert as she listens to a guided meditation lead by Deepak Chopra reading Rumi poetry. Take a few minutes for yourself to close your eyes, set your intent in your heart and start your day with peace.