Category: Soul

Journaling Our Thoughts And Feelings

Journaling is the regular practice of exploring our thoughts and feelings surrounding the events, experiences and relationships in our lives through the medium of the written word. Taking the time to direct our thoughts, in relation to our life’s experiences, onto paper helps bring greater clarity and a much deeper understanding of why we think,… Read More →

Closing Open Portals

Physicists are now considering the possibility of parallel universes. Known as the String Theory, it’s believed there may be numerous dimensions of reality. Cosmology, the science and understanding of the universe, recognises that there are seven cosmic planes. Esoteric cosmology perceives these planes as subtle states or levels of reality, with each plane housing entities… Read More →

Four Simple Phrases That Will Transform Your Life

There’s a wonderful ancient healing tradition called Ho’oponopono, that heals and transmutes on a very deep subconscious level. It originates in Hawaii and forms part of their ancient healing practices. The principles behind this ancient practice are that, on a deep level, we’re responsible for everything and anything that shows up in our reality –… Read More →

Palo Santo

Bag of Oil or Holy Wood? Palo Santo is a wonderfully fragrant wood that comes from the Bursera Graveolen’s tree. Grown near the coast of South America, this tree is from the same family as Frankincense, Myrrh and Copal. It’s been used as incense as far back as the twelfth century. It’s believed that the… Read More →

Magnificent Mandalas – Food For The Soul

The Mandala is a universal symbol meaning ‘circle’. The Hindu meaning for Mandala is ‘magical centre’. Spiritual in nature, and with its geometric design and placement of symbols, a mandala can help us access a higher state of consciousness. Through this higher state of consciousness, the Mandala acts as a key to help us unlock within… Read More →

This One Word Will Change Your Life

There are three fundamental sounds in the universe ‘a’, ‘u’ and ‘m’. ‘Aum’ is the marriage of these three sounds and it’s considered to be one of the most powerful words in the universe. The three lyrical syllables of Aum help unite our mind, body and soul. The whole of existence is vibration. Where there’s… Read More →

Candle Gazing

Tratakam is an ancient form of meditation where a person focuses their gaze on an object of their choice. The most traditionally used object is a candle, but it can be any object that attracts your attention. Some people like to gaze at the Om symbol to help gain inner peace. The idea behind candle… Read More →


There are numerous ways of focusing the mind. One ancient Indian method is the practice of ‘mudra’. Without realising it, I’d been doing mudras for many years. I’d sit in an upright position with my right hand placed on top of my left hand, palms upwards, with my thumbs touching. Then one day, a lovely… Read More →