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Are you ready for deep, personal transformation?
- Published: Friday, 22 August 2014 16:03
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If you’re not happy with your life as it is, chances are you haven’t yet owned your ‘shadow’ side. Doing this is essential to live on purpose, writes Sonia Friedrich.
Self-compassion: An essential ingredient for change makers
- Published: Friday, 22 August 2014 15:33
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Being kind to yourself isn’t just about patching yourself up so you can head back out onto the battlefield to fight for social justice. It’s a personal and political act which shows that you are worthy of being valued, cared for and loved, writes Julie Catt.
Breaking down barriers: Accessible yoga for mental health
- Published: Tuesday, 13 May 2014 09:25
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Sydney yoga teacher Sarah de Graaff is on a mission to bring the spiritual practice to those unable to afford a yoga class and dealing with complex mental health issues. She spoke with Liz Bowie.
Conscious parenting: A crucial tool for social change
- Published: Tuesday, 27 May 2014 22:03
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After coming close to hitting one of his children, John Edwards knew it was time to redefine parenting away from traditional models involving punishment and discipline to a calm and collaborative approach. He believes the ripple effects of conscious parenting can benefit people, animals and the planet.
Why activists need to practise yoga
- Published: Wednesday, 23 April 2014 00:52
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Forget the designer leggings or fitness aspect, the introspective practices of yoga can be a valuable guide for social change advocates, writes Jivamukti yoga teacher and Sea Shepherd crew member Anna Greer.