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What do you know about palm reading? While it may be one of the most popular divination practices, there is a lot that people do not know about palmistry. Its origins are as magical as the practice itself.
Chiromancy, or most popularly known as palm reading, is one of the most highly regarded divination tools. While its precise origins remain unknown, the study of its origins points to an ancient Indian civilization. From there, it spread to China, Tibet, Greece, and ancient Egypt. In fact, the great thinker, Aristotle, shared a few things he knew about palm reading. In his view, he believed that the lines in the human hands are there for a reason.
In the Middle Ages, the practice of palm reading seemingly got lost. It drowned when all the other personality assessment tools were discovered. But palmistry had its great revival during the 19th century.
During the 19th century, interest in the...
They say there is power in positive thinking. In fact, a lot of people believe that if they think happy thoughts, they can expect pleasant things to happen to them. While this may feel a bit cliche, there is plenty of research that backs up how a positive mindset can change the name of the game.
A positive mental attitude can give people a confidence boost. It also helps improve your mood and reduce the likelihood of developing unwanted health concerns. Did you know that positive thinking could help prevent people from falling in the pit of depression?
Although it is popularly known for putting people in a happy disposition, positive thinking also helps prevent health conditions, like hypertension, diabetes, and other stress-induced health disorders.
What does it mean to benefit from the power of positive thinking? Positive thinking is defined as the practice of keeping one's perspective optimistic. It...
Vastu Shastra is an architectural practice rooted in Indian tradition. It is usually used as a guide for home decoration practice to ensure the flow of positive energy into the house structure based on Vastu principles.
However, in recent practice, the Vastu tips for shop and business establishments are slowly taking on its popularity. Many business owners have turned to the principles of the Vastu tips for business on how they could design their office space to attract more positive energy.
As people attest to how Vastu Shastra has brought about functional changes in their office, more have expressed their interest in the practice. Slowly, the whole exercise of Vastu for business is growing.
The increase in population has led people to develop more commercial spaces for everyone to share. It has become a challenge for designers to put together a design conducive for the growth of the business...
Adding plants and trees to your overall home design is not just about beautifying the place. It is also about enjoying the many benefits that come with having them. While you may have the final say in where to put what, you need to understand that to make more of the plants in your home, and you need to be strategic in where to place them.
Positive energy plants that are put in the right spot could change everything about your home, from its aesthetics to the overall energy that flows in it. If you want to do it right, remember to look into what Vastu has to say.
The planning and designing of your garden are better left with expert landscape artists and seasoned gardeners. And yet, as the owner of the house,...
How do you tell if what you are engaged in is prayer or meditation? When it all comes down to definition, it may seem as if the two actually overlap each other. However, with great faith in God, you will be able to tell the difference between the spiritual meditation of prayer and the Eastern meditation practice. Knowing which one you are doing will allow you to tap into the other for support.
Meditation and prayer are both helpful tools in discovering who you are. Consistent practice will lead you towards the path of self-knowledge. However, do you have to choose which one to do and which one to give up entirely? Of course not.
Christian meditation engages a person in thought, emotion, imagination, and desire through prayer. They also call it mental prayer.
In most Christian teachings, every Christian needs to practice mental prayer every day. Your faith as a member of the Christian community will not survive...
In the study of Western philosophy, metaphysics is considered the fundamental nature of the reality of life. Metaphysical studies focus on the questions like "what is it?", "why is it?", and "how do we understand it?".
For some people, the study of metaphysics is all about looking into what is considered as the "higher" reality. It is all about the invisible that is in control of everything. Overall, metaphysics is the study of the visible, the unseen, and the overall governing reality. It includes the study of both the natural and the supernatural.
More often than not, the concept behind metaphysics is the very core to which most arguments about reality and the existence of the supernatural lies. It is always a question about what is real and what is just a belief system.
The term metaphysics finds its origin in a Greek word Ta Meta Ta Physkia. It means "the books after the books on nature." The term itself was born...
During a wedding ceremony, the ring is the central symbol of the union. It symbolizes that the two people have become one in marital bliss all because of love. But what is about this small piece of jewelry that makes it so meaningful?
Whether it is for aesthetics or its traditional value, what people do not know is that wearing jewelry comes with spiritual benefits too. Did you know that apart from making you look more attractive, chakra jewelry can provide your body with a certain kind of protection? It endows you with the gift of divinity and prevents you from incurring all the negative energies around you.
People have worn zen jewelry since ancient times. Today, most of them are made from different precious materials, including gold, silver, and bronze. Some may come with gems and diamonds. Sadly, most women adorned by these valuable pieces do not even realize what these accessories are for. Most of them see them as fashion pieces only and nothing...
Do you believe in psychic predictions? While it may be charming to consider what a mystic would say about your life, the constant and often pervasive need to know the future fuels the urge to believe in them.
People have always been obsessed with what the future holds for them. These are the people who think that destiny has got things figured out for them. It's like they want their palms to be read to give meaning to the life they live.
But have you ever considered the accuracy of what they are saying? Are psychics accurate enough to predict your death? It isn't just about when it's going to happen, but as to how you will die.
Sure, some people might think it's a bit morbid to think of death, especially when there's a whole life you can enjoy. However, the view of death should be viewed with a different light. It could mean one's passage to the next level of existence.
The psychic death is...
Have you been feeling off lately? Your goal is to thrive no matter what challenges may come your way, but life has become much more complicated. You're far from the optimal level of positivity that you want in your life.
Whether you are dealing with physical health concerns or emotional issues, chances are that your spiritual chakras are closed or under-stimulated. They may be blocked by all the negative emotions and thoughts that you have.
When these chakras are blocked, the positive energy is not flowing correctly, thus creating difficulties. But do not fret just yet. With powerful techniques, you can work on opening chakras to help you find a balance. With practice, you may even learn how to open all chakras.
Not only will you regain vitality, peace, clarity, and good health, but you will be back to enjoying positive energy and happiness.
The chakras refer to the center points in your body where energy...
How often have you rushed out the door, not knowing how you would go about your day? While you may be aware of all the things you need to do, you didn’t exactly have a plan on how to go about getting them done.
Before you know it, you missed out on a deadline or perhaps forgotten that you had to meet up with someone to discuss something important. Out of your frustration, you begin to think negatively about how the rest of the day will turn out. You may have lashed out on someone because your impatience has caused you to act out differently.
Simply put, you have found yourself doing something you never really intended to happen. And because it has happened in the past, you told yourself that you’d eventually get over the feeling. But how about those you’ve hurt with your words and your actions, will they get over the pain too?
Don’t get yourself stuck in this pattern of bad behavior. With the help of spiritual meditation, you can...