Here’s the shocking truth: very straightforward behaviors such as a smile, hug, and laughter are the fastest way to boost positive emotions, although, there is this huge BUT: if you don’t feel the sensation do not force it. Nothing is worse than a hypocritical and soul scratching forced laughter that stems from bitterness, resentment, and … More Smile, Laugh, Hug, Expect Good Sensibly & Be Kind – Positive Vibes Series
It would be helpful if every time you act upon your impulsive ego, a holographic screen appears in front of your eyes, which would shed light to “why” and outlines the motive! Or, perhaps, you go through an out of body experience to watch how you are entrapped in heedless and primitive impulses, which impel … More Explore Your Ego – Positive Vibes Series
In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert’s there are few. Shunryo Suzuki Past experiences and preconceived ideas have great value when it comes to making decisions about everyday activities. However, they are tainted to a degree that we are not able to absorb the new reality of the present time … More Beginner’s Mind – Foundation of Mindfulness # 3
As promised, I embarked on the practice of mindfulness meditation to learn useful techniques on how to deliberately change our state of mind. The practice serves as a navigator through the ups and downs of life, transcending the fear and seeing things or the problem as they are. Meditation takes you to a place deep within yourself, … More Tell Your Brain To Shut Up and Listen!
“Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.” Lao Tzu The concept of building on your character strengths is compelling as naturally, it has a practical impact on your thought process, your experiences and your actions. Mainly, the idea is to stop thinking about what is wrong … More Take Free Character Test To Build on Your Strength