Tree of Life

What is the meaning of the tree of life? Thursday 11 October 2012 at 6:05 pm

Symbols and Signs

Meaning of Tree of Life

Ancient Beliefs

Mayan World Tree

Symbols and signs: Tree of Life - Mayan World Tree

The Mayan believed heaven to be a wonderful, magical place on Earth hidden by a mystical mountain.  They called this place Tamoanchan.  Heaven, Earth, and Underworld (Xibalba) were connected by the ‘world tree’.  The world tree grew at the locus of creation, all things flowing out from that spot into four directions.  These were: East associated with red, North represented by white, West that is black and South that is yellow.  The Mayan tree of life is a cross with its centre being the point of ‘absolute beginning’, the source of all creation and its branches passing through each of the three layers of existence - underworld, earth, and the sky.

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How to meditate?

How to meditate properly, Deep Meditation Techniques Monday 01 October 2012 at 7:10 pm

How to Meditate?

Mindfulness and Deep Meditation Techniques

How to meditate quote from Mindful Being by Nuit

Silence is healing.  Silence is creative.  Silence is necessary.  Regular meditation is a way to clear your  from clutter of thoughts, a way to train concentration and to focus on specific themes. It is a way to the Quiet Mind.

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Divergent Thinking

How to Practice Divergent Thinking Wednesday 25 July 2012 at 7:12 pm

Divergent Thinking as an Essence of Creativity

Conscious Mind Articles

Divergent thinking is essential for  and for what is creativity. It is the ability to see lots of possible ways to interpret a question and lots of possible answers to it.

It is a thought process used to generate creative ideas by exploring many possibilities. Instead of taking obvious steps and walking along a straight line, one looks at different aspects of the situation, creating different results.

divergent thinking: create reality of your dreams

Divergent thinking is often used as a parallel of convergent thinking that follows a particular set of logical steps to arrive at one solution. All standardised tests stipulate this type of thinking.

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