Where Is Home?
“For more and more of us, home has really less to do with a piece of soil than, you could say, with a piece of soul. If somebody suddenly asks me, “Where’s your home?” I think about my sweetheart or my closest friends or the songs that travel with me wherever I happen to be. I began to think that really, movement was only as good as the sense of stillness that you could bring to it to put it into perspective. Something in me had really been crying out for stillness, but of co
One of the first exercise we teach the kids in our class is mindful listening. We start with the simple act of sitting in the right posture, closing their eyes to reflect willingness and intent. We then chime a bell and invite children to listen to the bell through the whole sound of the bell. They have to listen to the bell through the whole process of chiming: the moment the bell rings till the moment it ends. End as defined: No trace of any sound (Absolute stillness). They
The Mind Jar - How To Make One?
This article is a follow-up for the Mind-Jar/Glitter Jar Mindfulness Exercise. It tells you how to make a mind jar. “Mind in a Jar” Purpose: To teach children that they can calm their bodies and minds with deep breathing Supplies needed: Jars Water Glitter (Use Amazon) Procedure: Add water in a Jar. Add lots of glitter. Simple And Easy.. Share your experience with us.. #mindfulnessforkids #mindfulness #mindfulparenting #meditation
The Snow Globe
The Mindfulness exercise called the Mind Jar or the Glitter Jar or the snow globe is an interesting exercise to teach mindfulness to childre
Deepak Chopra On Meditation For Kids
In this short video, Deepak Chopra offers exercises and tips for kids to experience true love for themselves and find joy through the practice of meditation and positive thought. Endeavoring to love oneself to the fullest at all ages is essential for a confident and happy life. This exercise can help kids mitigate their difficult feelings without unhealthily suppressing negativity. #mindfulness #mindfulparenting #deepakchopra #meditation
Aariana Huffington On Importance Of Meditation
Newton came up with his theory of gravity while sitting and contemplating under an apple tree. Einstein came up with his theory of relativity while looking at the clock from his patent office. Path breaking ideas do not come when you are checking your e-mails. They come when you are still, when you are in a moment of quiet. Start with just 5 minutes of meditation. Experience it and find yourself delving into your own story #mindfulness #meditation #ariannahuffington #mindfulp
Mindful Eating For Children
Mindful eating is an important concept to learn as parents and teach as children.