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"Humans are the only species with the potential to become free of karma." ~ David"

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Life is meant to be blissful
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Welcome to The Quiet Mind Body Shop

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School of Massage and Yoga Life Sciences

For 40 years in the interests of awakening mankind and relieving suffering, David has been:

Conducting certified massage courses for home or business. Using massage to release stress, restore mental and emotional functionality. Dietary and lifestyle advise. Yoga and meditation classes enabling greater self awareness and freedom for

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Demigods or Devas?

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The world is changing

By GAURI MATAJI DEVI

The phenomenon called “Hindu Awakening” has created a growing favourable interest towards Hinduism not only in India, but at global level. Simultaneously, we have seen that in Western countries there has been a considerable development of neo-pagan movements and a resurgence of ancient native religions and cultures

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The Kama Shastra: Beyond Sex

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Sexuality and the human condition in spiritual context

By GAURI MATAJI DEVI

Many people have heard about the Kama sutra, but generally the ideas that circulate are rather distorted, vague and confused by ignorance and prejudice. Such prejudice is mostly due to the cultural superimposition of layers of prude bigotry and self-righteous moralism

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The Search for Truth

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An eternal quest

We all have a calling and a need to know what is this thing we call life and what drives us. But so many are distracted and instead turn their lives over to worldly desires. Then blinded by beliefs, untruths and other blatant lies, life devolves into ever deeper suffering for which

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Shiva Tandava Stotram

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Praise of Shiva

A Hindu temple image of Shiva as the essence and master of life

Shiva Tandava Stotram (शिवताण्डवस्तोत्रम्) is a stotra, a hymn of praise that describes Shiva’s power and beauty. Shiva is thought of the the first ever yogi, but Shiva is also the origin and potential of life – from

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Not Fit for Yoga?

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And the problem of body image

Some are born supple, but most have to work hard

The idea of yoga all to often conjures up images of slim, attractive and very supple people so they are put off even trying because they don’t see themselves as ever fitting that image, but this must be

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Business for sale

Become your own boss or expand

An ideal business venture for someone with a deep interest and insight into the human condition, a holistic mindset or someone who wants to help improve the lot of humanity. Acquiring the skills and knowledge to share the art of massage would be essential, but if you have a

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A Yogi's Guide to Joy

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Inner Engineering or Creating the word the way you want

Life is meant to be blissful

Sadhguru is one of the most inspirational yogi’s in the world today. He has helped millions to walk the path towards joy and freedom independent of any belief systems.

He speaks plain English portraying the world as it

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Evolution and Our DNA

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The question of intelligent design

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Since scientists discovered DNA, they have been puzzling over its nature. But they couldn’t understand very much and labelled most of our DNA as being junk with absolutely no purpose or value. However ancient scientists had a deeper understanding which gave rise to the concept

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Ignorance is Not Bliss

Ignorance is the cause of all suffering

Sometime near to 3000 years ago, the Buddha achieved his enlightenment and the understanding that ignorance is the cause of all suffering.

As a consequence of his realisation he described the eightfold Path that we know today as Buddhism. But this is not a belief system, it’s an

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The Science in Hinduism

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Debunking idol worship

A modern scientific view of our universe

Within what people refer to as Hinduism there is a fundamental desire to know or understand the nature of reality and our place in the universe, and to be free of all suffering.

Within the subcontinent of India and its surrounds, people became seekers

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