“Can you allow your mind to be quiet?” British philosopher Alan Watts poses the question in his speech on worry, which he describes as “a mind in the grip of vicious circles.” Tragedy & Hope wonderfully illustrates the cycle of worry in the video above, layering visual elements with Watts’ original speech on the subject. “Once you’ve… Read More

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Whether it’s playing “Stairway to Heaven” until your fingers bleed or always finding yourself in the center of a group of people intent on singing “Wagon Wheel,” some things are common to all guitarists. Including, as it turns out, their brain chemistry. For starters, guitarists literally have the ability to synchronize their brains while playing.… Read More


By: Angel Chernoff The wisest, most loving, and well rounded people you have ever met are likely those who have known misery, known defeat, known the heartbreak of losing something or someone they loved, and have found their way out of the depths of their own despair. These people have experienced many ups and downs, and have… Read More

(TruthSeekerDaily) While we often think of our bodies and minds as two distinct entities, it turns out they are much more entwined than we might assume. Researchers are continually finding evidence that the brain has a distinct power to manipulate the body’s physiology. As these 10 examples show, the mind/body connection can work in our favor or detriment,… Read More

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(TruthSeekerDaily) Meditation has the potential to literally transform the world. In 1978, what is known as the “Maharishi Effect” took place when a group of 7000 individuals over the course of 3 weeks were meditating in hopes of positively effecting the surrounding city. They were able to literally transform the collective energy of the city… Read More

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(TruthSeekerDaily) Not everyone believes in karma, but after reading these 6 stories, everyone might start! 1. THIEF HIT BY A BUS SECONDS AFTER ROBBING A WOMAN In Bogota, Columbia, in May 2013, a man grabbed a woman’s phone at a bus stop, wrestling it from her hand. He turned to run away and only got… Read More