We explore the traditional role music plays in ceremony, the science of music, and how to create the perfect playlist for your next trip.
Once upon a time, the universe was sacred and unfathomable by simple
emanation. Humans accepted the operations of nature as the mirror and
counterpart to their own existence. Before quarks and
Big Bangs, they called it Spider Woman and Corn Mother. These are not fables; they are hard-won intuitions of something
In the last few decades, Western therapists have rediscovered the healing
potential of breath and developed techniques that utilize it. Deliberate increase of the pace of breathing
typically loosens psychological defenses and leads to a release and
emergence of unconscious (and superconscious) material.
There is growing scientific evidence
for seeing the human body as a series of vibrating electromagnetic fields that
can be positively influenced without the invasion of foreign substances such as
chemicals or drugs. New
developments in biology demonstrate the effects of thoughts, beliefs, and behaviors
on cellular messaging and expression of genetic material.
A "chemical imbalance" is commonly referenced as the root cause of bipolar disorder. It appears we have discovered the primary elements of this asymmetry. Can taking these supplements orally prevent the bipolar patient from inadvertently slipping into a psychotropic-like experience?