Agaya came from merging the words agape and Gaia. Gaia references the Gaia Theory that Earth systems interact to promote life's resilience. Agape is divine, altruistic love.
Novasutras has its roots in Deep Ecology, as expressed in agaya.
May is a great month to commit to becoming more mindful through meditation. Its power to promote well-being is backed by science. Learn about ways to support your mindfulness meditation practice.
You're smart. You often notice that things aren't quite right. You long for community with meaning and purpose. Science shows that people in religious communities, and people who practice meditation regularly, are happier and healthier...
Video considers logo's meaning and illustrates how drawing the logo can be a meditation practice.
Unlike most activist organizations, Novasutras starts from the intention of inspiring a movement large enough to change the whole paradigm of civilization.
Science continues to reveal the complex intelligence of the Plant Kindom* upon which we utterly depend for the food we eat and the oxygen we breathe. How else can we integrate our respect for the dignity of the Plant Kindom into the way we live and shape our societies?
This video describes some of the science supporting ubuntu. This is a talk by Tom Chi at TEDxTaipei, who never uses the term ubuntu. Nonetheless, what he describes is the underpinnings of ubuntu in physics, cosmology, chemistry, biology, and neuroscience.