eckhart tolle

eckhart tolle

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You don’t have to spend months in meditation, says Eckhart Tolle, to gain insights that could change your life, even your health.

One of today's most influential spiritual teachers shares his youthful experience of depression and despair — suffering that led him to his own spiritual breakthrough, and ultimately, freedom and peace of mind. He also explicates his view of what he calls "the pain body" — the accumulated emotional pain that may influence us and our relationships in negative ways. And Tolle talks about spirit and God, and what those concepts mean to him.

Krista finds a helpful tool in dealing with the stress of moving.

Pain bodies and Reinhold Niebuhr converge, here and now.

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Being alive to the present moment, which Ram Dass gave us decades ago as the injunction to "Be Here Now" isn't a new idea, but it's back in a big way.