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Marianne Williamson has just released a timely new book THE LAW OF DIVINE COMPENSATION: On Work, Money and Miracles. We are delighted to bring you the following article adapted from this terrific book. Job vs. Calling - Part One One... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2012 at BetterListen!
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Douglas Rushkoff, one of the leading cutting-edge thinkers of our time, recently published an article in Edutopia about the importance of making sure we -- and even more importantly, our children -- have a true understanding of how to negotiate... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2012 at BetterListen!
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Many of us are thinking about the current state of politics this time of year. And many of us want to help transform not only our country, but the world. Marianne Williamson offers us this opportunity with "Sister Giant" --... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2012 at BetterListen!
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The Book of Runes by Ralph Blum has been consulted by millions since it's original publication decades ago. It continues to be a source of wisdom and inspiration for those seeking guidance. And that's become even easier -- BetterListen! is... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2012 at BetterListen!
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Lesson 13 - How Judgmental We Are Mindfulness is cultivated by assuming the stance of an impartial witness to your own experience. To do this requires that you become aware of the constant stream of judging and reacting to inner... Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2012 at BetterListen!
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Harville Hendrix is one of the foremost relationship experts. His seminal work and best-selling book Getting the Love You Want has inspired individuals and couples to heal and positively transform their significant love relationships for over 20 years, and his... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2012 at BetterListen!
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Today's lesson from Jon Kabat-Zinn's wonderful guide Letting Everything Become Your Teacher is on "fresh mind" -- a pointed and useful reminder. LESSON 9 - Fresh Mind To cultivate meditative awareness requires an entirely new way of looking at the... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2012 at BetterListen!
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We thought you'd find this article recently published in the Washington Post interesting. Is our technology biased? Do we really understand its influence on ourselves and others? Is anything really private anymoer? One of our favorite cutting-edge thinkers, Douglas Rushkoff,... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2012 at BetterListen!
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We are delighted to share with you an excerpt from Elizabeth Lesser's wonderful book and New York Times bestseller Broken Open: How Difficult Times Can Help Us Grow. Lesser is the cofound of the Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, New York.... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2012 at BetterListen!
A belated thank you, Teresa, for your comment. We think so, too!
Hi Lynn -- The program was available for free only through this past Thursday morning (May 3). However, it's currently available as a special offer for $1.99 rather than full price. You can find it here: http://shop.betterlisten.com/products/mindfulness-meditation-in-everyday-life-exercises-and-meditations. Thank you for visiting BetterListen!
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It's free download time! And we're happy to offer Jon Kabat-Zinn's "Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life" to you for FREE! Jon Kabat-Zinn is renowned for bringing mindfulness meditation to the mainstream through books, workshops, and the Center for Mindfulness at... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2012 at BetterListen!
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Want to try doing yoga at home but not sure how it would be without a live teacher in the room? Then check out this transcribed excerpt from "Beginner's Instructional Power Yoga" with Beryl Bender Birch. Birch takes us through... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2012 at BetterListen!
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In this transcribed excerpt from a talk recorded live on Labor Day 2011, Marianne Williamson uses the holiday as a springboard to talk about what it means to labor, and how important it is to express ourselves through whatever work... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2012 at BetterListen!
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It's MP"Free" Monday! This week we're excited to offer David Gershon's "The Way of the Spiritual Warrior" to you for free! In this powerful program, Gershon -- cofounder of the Empowerment Institute -- talks about creating balance in a life... Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2012 at BetterListen!
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It's MP"Free" Monday, and we're delighted to offer Everyday Mindfulness Lecture and Meditation for Beginners with Beryl Bender Birch -- FREE! If you've never meditated before or feel like you need a brush-up, this excellent program will help you on... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2012 at BetterListen!
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Michael Bernard Beckwith - the founder and spiritual director of the Agape International Spiritual Center -- gives an inspiring and fascinating talk encouraging the tapping into and unfolding of our own light.We're delighted to be able to offer this incredible... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2012 at BetterListen!
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This electrifying excerpt from a service at Agape International Spritual Center recorded Easter 2008 brings us right into the room as Michael Bernard Beckwith invites attendees to participate in a celebration of spirit. Take a look around for a second... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2012 at BetterListen!
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Beloved Buddhist teacher Pema Chodron offers her sage wisdom in helping us create a culture of compassion rather than perpetuating a culture of violence by working with peace from within -- at the level of our own thoughts, behaviors, habits... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2012 at BetterListen!
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Robert Bly -- poet, author of the international best-seller Iron John, and mythopoetic mens' movement leader -- gives a fascinating talk using 12th century Provence (France) as his basis to offer an overview of the literal, psychological, and mythological influences... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2012 at BetterListen!
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A terrific offering from the late James Hillman - widely considered as the father of archetypal psychology. Recorded during a weekend seminar, Hillman reads from and reflects on his life's work -- a fascinating glimpse into a fasinating man's mind.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2012 at BetterListen!
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Between now and Wednesday evening, this incredible recording is free for our "BetterListeners." Feel free to spread the word! Listen to The King of Togo Togo, The Flower of Life, the joyful tale of The Two Brothers and the wacky... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2012 at BetterListen!
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In this transcribed excerpt from her wonderful "A Return to Love Workshop", Marianne Williamson explains that there are, for all of us, essentially only two emotions: love and fear. And when we live in one or the other, we quite... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2011 at BetterListen!
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James Hillman -- one of the most creative thinkers in the field of psychology -- talks about the necessity of greiving, and the repurcussions when it is sidestepped in this transcribed excerpt from his fascinating weekend seminar based on his... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2011 at BetterListen!
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Want to get a meditation practice going? See how simple it can be to start with this transcribed excerpt from Jon Kabat-Zinn's Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life. So why don’t we take a few minutes and just sit. For those... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2011 at BetterListen!