Celebrity Quotes to Help Your Self Development
Self-Development

Celebrity Quotes to Help Your Self Development

The self-help industry is a big business in the United Kingdom. With increasing levels of stress, people are eager to think better, feel better and improve their quality of life. Oddly, the self-help industry sees people turning to others for inspiration and guidance. The Guardian reported that there was a 20% rise in sales of self-help books…

In Search of the Missing Ox: Rediscovering Your Inner Buddha
Self-Development

In Search of the Missing Ox: Rediscovering Your Inner Buddha

Nine Steps to Rediscovering The Buddha In You We are all born as Buddhas. But the illusion of the world confuses our feeble minds and we forget who we really are. Or what we really are: Natural. The ancients discovered this truth and wrote about it at great lengths – except the secrets are hidden…

Yin-Yang and the Five Elements
Energy Healing | Health | Self-Development

Yin-Yang and the Five Elements

Ancient sages in China developed the Yin-Yang principle as a philosophic means of interpreting natural phenomena. The idea is based on the theory that everything is composed of Qi (energy) and five elements which they classified as wood, fire, earth, metal and water. Each of the five elements symbolically represent aspects of the human psyche,…

Psychology 101: The 12 Major Archetypes And Their Shadows
Psychology | Self-Development

Psychology 101: The 12 Major Archetypes And Their Shadows

The 12 archetypes feature so predominantly in the ancient mythologies of multiple cultures they cannot be passed off as inconsequential. It is not a coincidence that ancient cultures from all over the world placed an important significance on the number 12. A logical conclusion for the consistent repetition of 12 archetypes, is that these energies…

7 Things You Can Learn From Ancient Wisdom That Will Transform Your Life
Self-Development

7 Things You Can Learn From Ancient Wisdom That Will Transform Your Life

Ancient wisdom is timeless. The knowledge handed down to us by the wise sages of old is as relevant today as it was thousands of years ago. Furthermore, it’s arguably the best life advice you will find for the purpose of self-development – if you look beyond the dogma and see the Truth hidden by…

Self-Development Techniques: Three Types of Patience
Self-Development

Self-Development Techniques: Three Types of Patience

“Adopt the pace of nature; her secret is patience.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Patience, in any walk of life, is a supreme virtue. Patience gives you the ability and the power to control your mind and emotions. By doing so you will experience less anger, frustration and disappointment. To get more from life, it is…

5 Simple Exercises To Help Manage Your Anxiety
Anxiety | Energy Healing | Health | Self-Development

5 Simple Exercises To Help Manage Your Anxiety

If you suffer from anxiety and depression, I know how yo feel. I struggled with social anxiety for at least 20 years, maybe more. In my search for a cure, I visited several psychologists with zero results. The anxiety exercises I was shown offered very little in the way of managing anxiety and did absolutely…

The Three Gunas in Hinduism
Hindu Symbolism | Self-Development

The Three Gunas in Hinduism

Human consciousness is complex; so complicated in fact that modern science is struggling to come to terms with the unpredictable and unexplainable “phenomena” that is pure consciousness. Scientists that do attempt to explain the nature of consciousness are criticised for their “pseudo-scientific views and labelled cranks. It’s a harsh criticism – especially when the daggers…

The Father Complex: Know You’re Own Mind!
Psychology | Self-Development

The Father Complex: Know You’re Own Mind!

Everyone has a father complex. From a positive perspective, the influence a father has on the impressionable mind of a child is mental strength, will power and self-esteem. Essential qualities of character such as these are the foundations on which an individual builds a future. On the flip side, a negative father complex tells another…

The Noble Eightfold Path in Buddhism
Buddhist Symbolism | Self-Development

The Noble Eightfold Path in Buddhism

 When Siddhartha Buddha emerged from his moment of enlightenment he realised there were four noble truths of suffering, of which, the final truth incorporates the Noble Eightfold Path. Also known as the Eight Bringers of Good Fortune – which a more appealing title – The Noble Eightfold Path is learning; right view, right thought, right…