I began a journey with Nepal and her people in 1993 and was straightaway humbled and magnetized by the culture, larger-than-life mythologies and warm-hearted hospitality.
While some praise indoor plumbing and the flush toilet as sterling achievements, for others, it is the height of insanity to use drinking water to dispose of human waste and then wash it away into large bodies of water, spreading the potential for pollution of all Earth’s water bodies.
The ancient Druids used the variety of plants and trees available to them in a unique way, employing the gentle extraction and refinement of the plant’s physical benefits in the form of “complexes” and energizing these complexes in order to release and focus the natural spiritual attributes of the plant.
If a leader declares war as the only
recourse, they cannot lead, for they do not hold life sacred within
their hearts. If a leader promotes the rapacious profiteering of a
very few at the expense of the many, they cannot lead, for they have
been corrupted by the rot of power-lust and aggrandizement.
The Millennium Villages Project tests out the theory that where there’s clean water, there’s an answer to extreme poverty.
Changing your eating habits is often a consequence of spiritual journeying. But food itself, and the philosophy of those who craft it, can inspire a broader awareness of sustainability and spirituality.