sonder – n. the realization that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own. Narrated, written, directed, edited and coined by John Koenig. THE DICTIONARY OF OBSCURE SORROWS http://www.dictionaryofobscuresorrows.com/ The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows is a compendium of invented words written by John Koenig. Each original definition aims to fill a hole in the language—to give a name to emotions we all might experience but don’t yet have a word for. Follow the project, give feedback, suggest an emotion you need a word for, or just tell me about your day. Email the author: [More]
Jim Carrey Dream Up A Good Life Inspiring speech by Jim Carrey. All the footage is from Jim Carrey Movies. Main Clips are from: – Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind – The Truman Show – Bruce Almighty – The Mask Transcript: Your need for acceptance can make you invisible in this world. Like many of you, I was concerned about going out into the world and doing something bigger than myself; until someone smarter than myself made me realize that there is nothing bigger than myself. Don’t let anything stand in the way of the light that shines through [More]
Older Gentleman with Alzheimer’s Reacts To Music From His Era Social worker Dan Cohen creates personalized iPod playlists for the residents of a nursing home in an attempt to enrich their lives with something they can enjoy. This heart warming short clip from the documentary clip from “Alive Inside” is about how music touches the heart and soul in such a way as to even ‘awaken’ someone who is typically inert, maybe depressed, unresponsive and or almost dead. The reaction of an elderly inmate featured in this clip, Henry, was filmed as a part of the documentary, “Alive Inside.”
Don Miguel Ruiz | The Four Agreements [ Intro Video ] In The Four Agreements, don Miguel Ruiz reveals the source of self-limiting beliefs that rob us of joy and create needless suffering. Based on ancient Toltec wisdom, The Four Agreements offer a powerful code of conduct that can rapidly transform our lives to a new experience of freedom, true happiness, and love. The Four Agreements: 1. Be Impeccable with your Word: Speak with integrity. Say only what you mean. Avoid using the Word to speak against yourself or to gossip about others. Use the power of your [More]
Update: 7/24/16 This is part one of A course in Miracles by Marianne Williamson. The original video was taken down so I uploaded the next best one regarding the topic. Notes below were from the previous video. This is part one of A course in Miracles by Marianne Williamson. The introduction to the book contains the following summary: Nothing real can be threatened. Nothing unreal exists. Herein lies the peace of God. Nothing real can be threatened, nothing unreal exists. Here within lies the peace of God. This is how a course of miracles begins. It makes a fundamental [More]
Live your dreams! Prince EA explaining why most people die before age 25. “Why do we have to die to go to heaven? The earth is already in space. We can heaven right here, right now. It’s just a shift [of mind]. Why not? Because somebody said it was impossible? It can’t be done. I’ll tell you this; there has never been a statue erected for a critic.” – Prince EA Helen Keller was once asked what on earth would be worse than being born blind. She replied: “It would be so much worse to be born with sight, but no [More]
Wayne Dyer discusses 10 principles from his book, The Power Of Intention. http://www.drwaynedyer.com 10 Principles 1.) Have a mind that is open to everything, and is attached to nothing. 2.) You can’t give away what you don’t have. 3.) There are no justified resentments. 4.) Don’t die with your music still in you. 5.) Embrace silence. 6.) Give up your personal history. 7.) You can’t solve a problem with the same mind that created it. 8.) Treat yourself as if you already are what you’d like to become. 9.) Treasure your divinity. 10.) Wisdom is avoiding all thoughts that weaken you.
Highlights from Jim Carrey’s Inspirational Address to the 2014 MUM Graduation. “The effect you have on others is the most valuable currency there is.” – Jim Carrey Maharishi University of Management (http://www.mum.edu) granted degrees to 285 students representing 54 countries. Jim Carrey gave the commencement address to Maharishi University of Management’s class of 2014. The University Board of Trustees also presented Mr. Carrey with the honorary degree of Doctor of Fine Arts Honoris Causa, in recognition of his significant lifetime achievements as a world-renowned comedian and actor, artist, author and philanthropist. About MUM Maharishi University of Management (MUM) in Fairfield, IA [More]
Bear Saves Drowning Crow Amazing footage of a bear saving a crow from drowning in a Budapest Zoo pond. Seeing animals helping other animals really gives me a warm feeling. I have heard it said that whenever an act of kindness takes place, the giver, the receiver, and even all witnesses experience an increase of endorphins that activate areas of the brain that are associated with pleasure, social connection and trust. These feelings of joyfulness have been proven to be contagious, encouraging more acts of kindness by the giver and recipient. 🙂
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Mooji explains in 2 mins how the universe supports you even if you are not aware of it’s love and support. “Who reminds you to breathe and to beat your heart? Something is there, taking care…..” (Mooji) http://www.mooji.org (official website); http://mooji.satsangs.net (a source website of satsang dialogues), and also:http://www.youtube.com/moojiji and associated sites of Mooji’s satsang dialogues.
Established in 2007 by Italian-Swiss director Daniele Finzi Pasca, Nebbia explores the world of dreams and the imaginary. In the fog you get lost, you find each other, but above all, you are confronted with the unexpected… Nebbia, meaning “fog” in Italian. Word from Daniele Finzi Pasca Author and director The fog that would float down when we visited my grandparents would swallow up the entire house. The neighborhood disappeared, followed by the entire village. Standing on the living room balcony, I would spy on the void and when the sky was very low, I would see strange things. The [More]