Spiritual Growth, Spirituality and Science

Meditation and Emotions: Their Impact on Your Brain and Health

Because the authors included in their book studies of a wide range of different religions, they were able to show that the positive effects of religious beliefs and practices on the brain are not tied to any specific religion or belief system.

Spiritual Growth, Spirituality and Science

Cooperative Healing — Devotees and Their Health Care

As devotees, we always need to keep in mind that God-realization is our highest priority. And God may want us to work with our health in a way that differs from our personal inclinations.

Health and Healing, Spirituality and Science, Yoga

The Healing Power of Ananda Yoga: The MS Study

The study showed that Ananda Yoga helps people with a significant chronic disease to be more uplifted, to be less depressed, to be less at risk of falling, to be much less fatigued, and to be more socially active because they feel less noticeably disabled.

Daily Life, Spirituality and Science

The Myth of the Caveman

More and more evidence points to a far longer history of civilized man than is currently assumed, and to a picture of man in 10,000 B.C. far different from the caveman of popular conception.

Daily Life, Spirituality and Science

The Great Pyramid: New Evidence and New Theories

Ask most people and they will tell you the Great Pyramid was a tomb for a pharaoh. While tombs have been found from this same period, the Great Pyramid was probably never used that way.

Daily Life, Spirituality and Science

Science Catches Up with Ancient Yoga

People are no longer content to hear, “Heaven will come after you die.” People want to do something right now that will make them better people. And science is confirming that you can do things that will make you a better human being. In the process, science is also corroborating some of the fundamental teachings of yoga.

Spiritual Growth, Spirituality and Science

Injuries and Pain as a Path to God

Rather than be resentful of what appears to be more than my fair share of injuries and illnesses, I choose to be thankful for what I have learned and for the blessing of being able to help others reach for optimal health — physically, mentally and spiritually.

Spiritual Growth, Spirituality and Science

Putting God First: A Physician’s Journey

As devotees, the pitfall is to decide that we have only so much energy — and no more. Just when I think I’ve done everything I can do, Divine Mother often says, “But there’s so much more you can do,” and then shows me that’s true.

Spirituality and Science

Thomas Edison: Pioneer of the Age of Invention

Thomas Edison was one of the foremost inventors of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Not only did he play a key role in ushering in the modern age of electricity, he also laid the groundwork for many of the technological innovations that modernized the world. In the process, he also created the first modern industrial research laboratory.