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Spirit Animals as Guides, Teachers, and Healers

by Steven D. Farmer

Spirit Animals as Guides, Teachers, and Healers is a compilation of articles I’ve written over the last few years about a topic that is near and dear to my heart: how animals can serve as spiritual messengers to help guide, teach, and heal us. Although this subject is covered in detail in some of my books and other products, in particular the best-selling Animal Spirit Guides and Pocket Guide to Spirit Animals, editorial constraints prevented much of this material from being included in those publications and several were written since those books became available. I wanted to make this material readily available and in a form that was affordable and easy to access.

There are many true to life stories of experiences with spirit animals in these pieces and as you read through these I’m sure you’ll find yourself intrigued by the entire topic. I’ve had many demonstrations of how the natural world communicates with us, particularly through the animals that show up in physical reality or in consciousness. To learn from these spirit beings, it’s a matter of becoming better listeners with your ears, eyes, and senses. The more you pay attention and “listen” with all of you, the more you can discern and understand their messages.

5 Simple pieces of Advice that can CHANGE your LIFE

by Gustav Juhl

Have you ever felt like your day has been crowded and chaotic? It is the fewest of people who will go through their life without feeling lost for a period of time. Maybe even years.

This book will make a change for that. With these 5 Simple Pieces of Advice you will be able to regain control of your life and live happy.

Oh Dear Happiness!: The lost treasure of contentment

by Sanjay Singh

This story is about a man called Ramesh and his greed for money. Ramesh lives in a remote village. His father is a farmer who earns little. Since his childhood, Ramesh hated being poor. Things take a turn when his father dies. He owes his father’s death to their extreme poverty. His father’s death forces him to leave everything behind in search for money. Soon he is a well-known businessman. But the increasing wealth makes him more and more greedy. He becomes a cruel and atrocious man. But as he grows older he realizes nothing lasts forever. He tries to change but it was too late for him.
Through the story, the author has emphasized how to remain happy in most adverse situations, how to fight with our biggest enemy that is us and how to attain the much longing state of “nirvana”.

The author is a medical professional and a well-known dermatologist in the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. Apart from being a bonafide doctor and author and co-author of various books, articles and scholarly publications of his specialty, he is a proficient motivational speaker and has been influencing the lives of thousands through his ideas and eloquent speeches.

Death Quotes: Six feet of earth makes us all equal

by Explorer

Here in this book you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old death quotes, death sayings, and death proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Quotes from Successful Peoples

by Explorer

Successful people don’t become that way overnight. What most people see at a glanceâ??happiness, wealth, a great career, purposeâ??is the result of hard work and hustle over time.

To be successful, you have to use each day as an opportunity to improve, to be better, to get a little bit closer to your goals. It might sound like a lot of workâ??and with a busy schedule, next to impossible. But the best part is, the more you accomplish, the more you’ll want to do, the higher you’ll want to reach. So as long as you have the hunger for success, you will always have the power within you to achieve it.

Use your ambition, drive and desireâ??along with these motivational quotesâ??to make it happen.

The Quotable Kant

by Immanuel Kant

Immanuel Kant was a German philosopher who is considered the central figure of modern philosophy. Kant argued that the human mind creates the structure of human experience, that reason is the source of morality, that aesthetics arises from a faculty of disinterested judgment, that space and time are forms of our sensibility, and that the world as it is “in-itself” is independent of our concepts of it. Kant took himself to have effected a Copernican revolution in philosophy, akin to Copernicus’ reversal of the age-old belief that the sun revolved around the earth. His beliefs continue to have a major influence on contemporary philosophy, especially the fields of metaphysics, epistemology, ethics, political theory, and aesthetics…

Philosophy Quotes

by Explorer

Everyone, regardless of where they happen to be in their career, occasionally needs a good dose of inspiration and encouragement. But nothing says you have to take your inspiration and encouragement from the Sheryl Sandbergs or Steve Jobses of our time. Ancient thinkers participated in and understood business, too. Their words on life, success, courage and character hold true centuries later and can be just the pick-me-up you need, whatever the work day throws at you.

Leadership Quotes

by Explorer

How are you leading teams and others? When you’re in the trenches of leading teams and others, it’s hard to know the right answer. And it’s easy to lose your motivation while wading through the details. No one knows your situation quite like you do. In this post, you’ll find powerful leadership quotes from business leaders, artists, philosophers and national leaders.

Barack Obama Quotes

by Explorer

Barack Hussein Obama II (/bÉ?Ë?rÉ?ːk huːË?seɪn oÊ?Ë?bÉ?ːmÉ?/ (About this sound listen);[1] born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from January 20, 2009, to January 20, 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, he was the first African American to be elected to the presidency and previously served as a United States Senator from Illinois (2005-2008).

Positive Thinking Quotes

by Explorer

Since we were kids, the guidance counselor told us we had to have positive thoughts. If you couldn’t say something nice, don’t say anything, right? Well, contrary to what her choice in haircuts made us think at the time, she actually had some valid points. Let’s take a look back at these positive thinking quotes from the historical and global “guidance counselors.”

Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes

by Explorer

Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his death in 1968. Born in Atlanta, King is best known for advancing civil rights through nonviolence and civil disobedience, tactics his Christian beliefs and the nonviolent activism of Mahatma Gandhi helped inspire.

King led the 1955 Montgomery bus boycott and in 1957 became the first president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC). With the SCLC, he led an unsuccessful 1962 struggle against segregation in Albany, Georgia, and helped organize the nonviolent 1963 protests in Birmingham, Alabama. He also helped organize the 1963 March on Washington, where he delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech.

Wisdom Quotes

by Explorer

Wisdom comes with the ability to be still. Just look and just listen. No more is needed. Being still, looking, and listening activates the non-conceptual intelligence within you. Let stillness direct your words and actions.

Father Quotes

by Explorer

ad. When you say his name aloud, you realize how much he means to you.

In a beautiful way, his love comes in many shades. This is the man who teaches you how to lead, respect others and always stand up for yourself. In the same day or even the same hour, he morphs into your action-packed friend who is always down to play, on the court or at a father-daughter dance-a-thon.

Dad. His title may be short, but his influence is long and powerful. Celebrate his loving presence in your life with these 13 loving and honest quotes about what it means to be a father.

J.K. Rowling Quotes

by Explorer

Joanne Rowling, CH, OBE, FRSL, FRCPE (/Ë?roÊ?lɪÅ?/ “rolling”;[1] born 31 July 1965), writing under the pen names J. K. Rowling and Robert Galbraith, is a British novelist, philanthropist, film producer, television producer and screenwriter, best known for writing the Harry Potter fantasy series. The books have won multiple awards, and sold more than 500 million copies,[2] becoming the best-selling book series in history.[3] They have also been the basis for a film series, over which Rowling had overall approval on the scripts[4] and was a producer on the final films in the series.[5]

Born in Yate, Gloucestershire, England, Rowling was working as a researcher and bilingual secretary for Amnesty International when she conceived the idea for the Harry Potter series while on a delayed train from Manchester to London in 1990.[6] The seven-year period that followed saw the death of her mother, birth of her first child, divorce from her first husband and relative poverty until the first novel in the series, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, was published in 1997. There were six sequels, of which the last, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, was released in 2007. Since then, Rowling has written five books for adult readers: The Casual Vacancy (2012) andâ??under the pseudonym Robert Galbraithâ??the crime fiction novels The Cuckoo’s Calling (2013), The Silkworm (2014), Career of Evil (2015), and Lethal White (2018).[7]

Mother Teresa Quotes

by Explorer

Mother Teresa
Saint Teresa of Calcutta
MotherTeresa 094.jpg
Mother Teresa at a pro-life meeting
in 1986 in Bonn, West Germany
Consecrated religious, nun
BornAnjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu
26 August 1910
�sküp, Kosovo Vilayet, Ottoman Empire
(present-day Skopje, Republic of Macedonia)
Died5 September 1997 (aged 87)
Calcutta, West Bengal, India (present-day Kolkata)
Venerated inRoman Catholic Church
Beatified19 October 2003, Saint Peter’s Square, Vatican City by Pope John Paul II
Canonized4 September 2016, Saint Peter’s Square, Vatican City by Pope Francis
Major shrineMother House of the Missionaries of Charity, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Feast5 September[1]
Nun’s habit
World Youth Day
Missionaries of Charity
Archdiocese of Calcutta (co-patron) [2][3]
Mother Teresa
ReligionRoman Catholicism
InstituteSisters of Loreto
Missionaries of Charity
NationalityOttoman subject (1910-1912)
Serbian subject (1912-1915)
Bulgarian subject (1915-1918)
Yugoslavian subject (1918-1943)
Yugoslavian citizen (1943-1948)
Indian subject (1948-1950)
Indian citizen[4] (1950-1997)
Albanian citizen[5] (1991-1997)
United States, honorary citizenship (awarded 1996)
Senior posting
TitleSuperior general
Period in office1950-1997
SuccessorSr. Nirmala Joshi, MC
SignatureSignature of Mother Teresa
Mother Teresa, known in the Roman Catholic Church as Saint Teresa of Calcutta[6] (born Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu, Albanian: [aË?ɲÉ?zÉ? Ë?É¡É?ndÊ?É? bÉ?jaË?dÊ?iu]; 26 August 1910 – 5 September 1997), was an Albanian-Indian[4] Roman Catholic nun and missionary.[7] She was born in Skopje (now the capital of Macedonia), then part of the Kosovo Vilayet of the Ottoman Empire. After living in Macedonia for eighteen years she moved to Ireland and then to India, where she lived for most of her life.

In 1950 Teresa founded the Missionaries of Charity, a Roman Catholic religious congregation which had over 4,500 sisters and was active in 133 countries in 2012. The congregation manages homes for people dying of HIV/AIDS, leprosy and tuberculosis; soup kitchens; dispensaries and mobile clinics; children’s- and family-counselling programmes; orphanages, and schools. Members, who take vows of chastity, poverty, and obedience, also profess a fourth vow: to give “wholehearted free service to the poorest of the poor”.

Sadness Quotes

by Explorer

Our culture has a strange relationship with sadness.

Despite it being one of the most fundamental emotions that we experience, it’s something that is often not discussed, and certainly never encouraged.

There are a number of cliches that inform the way we view sadness, such as “big girls don’t cry” and “cheer up” – these ideas often run on autopilot in the background.

Emotions, however, are never so simple, they often require that we take a closer look in order to know what we’re dealing with and how we can best handle them.

Passion Quotes

by Explorer

Passion is important when it comes to achieving your dreams. When you identify your passion and align it with whatever you’re doing, a magical synergy happens that will effortlessly carry you to rarefied heights. Work becomes joyous and pleasurable. Hours fly by, unnoticed. Tiredness and fatigue take the backseat as you power your way to greater achievements. May these quotes inspire you to be passionate about your goals and dreams so that you can live life on your own terms.

Islamic Quotes

by Explorer

Islamic quotes about life on beautiful pictures featuring sayings about love and character, all of them created using stunning backgrounds, premium typography and design. Free to download and use!

You’ll love the quotes about life as well as the pictures that are used as the backgrounds. Hand picked royalty free images are used for these. So you can use these as you like, post it on your FB wall, tweet it, save it as Whatsapp profile picture or share it via one of the many social media services that are available.

It has been a while since I compiled some pictures quotes, the previous post remains of the most popular in this blog! There are a few islamic quotes on pictures posts here but one remains top, it’s because the quotes are excellent and the designs just go with it.

We love short and meaningful islamic quotes, they reach out to us in many ways and we can relate to the quotes very easily. It’s nice to be able to have a variety of islamic quotes especially written on images so that we’re able to share it quickly with others.

Instagram Quotes

by Explorer

While a picture can tell a thousand words, words can enhance a picture by telling a story, providing context, or adding an air of mystery. Instagram captions can help complete your Instagram post. You might add an Instagram caption to direct customers to your bio link, share selfie quotes, or increase social media engagement. In this article, you’ll learn what an Instagram caption is, why you should use one, and tips for writing the best Instagram captions. You’ll even find a list of cool Instagram captions you can use for your photos.

MISSING PEOPLE: Gone Without A Trace: True Stories of People That Have Never Been Found

by Phil Coleman

MISSING PEOPLE: Gone Without A Trace

An FBI studied showed in 2014 there were 83,957 people missing in the United States. An average of 750,000 missing persons cases are reported each year, with around 2,000 people being reported missing daily.

When a missing person report is filed, the longer the case goes on without the person re-appearing, the more likely the missing person in question is dead from either homicide or natural causes.

The majority of missing people are white, male adults, missing children are rightfully more covered by the media as studies show that the first three hours after a child is missing is when they are most likely to be murdered if killing the child is the intent of the abductor.

With increased technology, improvements in DNA evidence gathering and better law enforcement communication and cooperation, solving missing persons cases should have gotten easier and been more successful over time. However, solving these cases is still difficult and many are never found.

This is the story of some of those cases, affecting victims who still remain unfound. Where did these people go? What fate befell them? And will they ever be found?

How To Win Every Battle In Life: The RHHHK Methodology

by Anshuman Patro

The book “How To Win Everything In Life” is an explanation of the “RHHHK methodology” – a tried and tested formula curated by Anshuman Patro. RHHHK can be applied across various areas like Sales, Marketing, Technology, Self Help, Leadership, and Entrepreneurship.

RHHHK methodology has 5 action points:

  1. Raise your guards and try to diffuse

  2. Hit first

  3. Hit fast

  4. Hit hard

  5. KO

Who should read this book?

  1. Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Managers who want to boost the productivity of their team.

  2. Anyone who wants to achieve his/her life goals.

What People have achieved using RHHHK?

  1. In the year 2015, an advertising network was able to increase it’s Increased CTR by 75%.

  2. In the year 2016, a finance company was able to increase client acquisition by 300%.

  3. In the financial year 2016-2017, Anshuman’s own team managed to achieve absolute 0 attrition rate.

  4. In the year 2018 (in a few weeks) one of Anshuman’s client is going to be the first broking house in India to release a cloud based trading application using PWA.

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