Inspiring Story About Compassion

“Some people might think that the smartest way to guarantee their own well-being is to isolate themselves from others and to work hard at their own happiness, without consideration for what other people are experiencing. They probably assume that if everybody did that, we’d all be happy. But the…

HOW TO TURN YOUR NEGATIVE THOUGHTS INTO POSITIVE THINKING

We all have them: negative thoughts, mostly about ourselves. The effect is profound, how can you turn this around? The human mind thinks about a million thoughts every day. On average about a million, minus a hundred, are negative. But don’t worry. It’s all pretty normal. No need to…

What Karma can teach us about love

Karma is a quite a simple concept, which has been put into the humblest of words in almost every language imaginable. Anyone can understand it and anyone can practice it. In fact, you probably already are! Which is good news. Because Karma is the simple law of cause and effect….

The art of Sakura energy

Celebrate each day as a new beginning. The annual Hanami ceremony from Japan celebrates the fleeting beauty of the Sakura blossom. This is an ancient tradition which is observed when the cherry blossom trees all over Japan come in to bloom. Cherry blossoms carry important symbolic meaning in Japan. When spring arrives,…

The Art of Living Wisely – Discover Ayurveda

Ayurveda is regarded as the oldest health system in the world. Not in any way linked to religion, this 5,000-year-old tradition of natural healing originates in India’s ancient Vedic culture. It was taught by skillful teachers to their disciples for thousands of years and is still practiced all over…

Ayurveda – The Science of Life

Whether you have used our Himalaya Scrub, the foaming Yogi Flow or the Shikakai Secret, you probably know by now that these products are part of our Ayurveda Collection. Mention Ayurveda and for most people yogis, chakras and India will spring to mind. But it amounts to a lot…

Easy New Year’s Resolutions

At the start of a new year most of us are eager to make a list of resolutions that give us a step up on the ladder of self improvement. After all we are once again the main characters in an unwritten book that gives us another 365 blank…

How to Raise Happy Kids

  THE HAPPY FUTURE Ask any mother or father and they will tell you that they would love their children to grow up as happy people, emotionally balanced and prepared to cope with the challenges life will offer them in due time. And they will try everything to fulfill…

Behind the Scenes of the Samurai shoot

“Watching a photo image very slowly develop still gives me goosebumps after all those years.” – Bert, photographer. An exquisite form of art In the new age of digital images it can be almost considered a form of art when a photographer opts for the old fashioned way of…

Massage the Stress Away with The Ritual of Dao Relaxing Serum

Busy lives often lead to busy minds, even when our need to quiet down and relax is greater than ever. Sometimes it’s nearly impossible to create stillness after a day of running from appointment to obligation and back again. The Ritual of Dao product range was created to calm…