Thanks to paoweb
this is the word I am focusing on. What is my inspiration to live in
the Now moment? The following postings inspire me so I wanted to share
them with you.
in·spi·ra·tion (nsp-rshn) n.
1. a. Stimulation of the mind or emotions to a high level of feeling or activity.
b. The condition of being so stimulated.
2. An agency, such as a person or work of art, that moves the intellect or emotions or prompts action or invention.
3. Something, such as a sudden creative act or idea, that is inspired.
4. The quality of inspiring or exalting: a painting full of inspiration.
5. Divine guidance or influence exerted directly on the mind and soul of humankind.
6. The act of drawing in, especially the inhalation of air into the lungs.
& CHALLENGED 15 year old relates the lessons of her life ~ "If I
didn't have the tears, I wouldn't have rainbows in my eyes!"
Like Voltaire, she believes a shipwreck gives us an opportunity to sing in the life boats. 15 year old Aisha Chaudhary, the first INK Youth Fellow, teaches us a big lesson even as she is battling a life-threatening medical condition. "You live every moment twice, once in your mind and once when you actually live it," she said to a standing ovation.
Birth 2012 - Let's Co-Create a Global Birth Day
The Shift Network presents Birth 2012.
They have a global movement to create a planetary Birth Day celebration
and webcast on Dec. 22 with 100 million people to mark the start of a
new era for humanity! Events are activating around the world. You can contribute here
100 million people uniting around the world to celebrate the birth of a
new era for humanity with great love and fanfare – an historic day of
link across the world in moments of song, prayer, meditation, dance,
and cultural expression over a 24-hour cycle. We’ll share laughter,
perform acts of generosity and commit to global cooperation.
will be a potent collective rite of passage marking humanity's entry
into a new era in which we are consciously evolving together. Our goal
is to reach a critical mass of people - 1% of the world - committing to a
positive future together.
As a child it was my desire to dance professionally. I think I may have been a dancer in a past life.
SUBTERRANEAN SPLENDOR: MAMMOTH CAVE in KENTUCKY
hill country of Kentucky's Green River Valley certainly has its charms,
but beneath its gentle woodlands there is an underworld. More than 390
miles (628 kilometers) worth of caves worm through the rocky depths,
making MAMMOTH CAVE the largest known cave system in the world.
more than 10 million years, waters from the Green River have cut
through the soft limestone, riddling it with all manner of cave
formations. A visitor may pass through a lengthy passageway and into a
vast cathedral. Vertical shafts descend into darkness while stalagmites,
stalactites and bizarre crystal formations speak to the immensity of
MAMMOTH CAVE is not just a place of minerals, stones and tourists. It
also boasts an impressive ecosystem of cave flora and fauna,
encompassing more than 130 documented species.
Mother Earth is always inspiring!