The following topics were identified as priority health issues: mental health and stress management, nutrition and weight reduction/management, fitness and exercise, smoking cessation, and cancer screening. The Health and Safety Wellness Committee has developed a plan whereby each month a topic will be targeted. The first topic addressed was mental health and stress management and included activities such as 3 minute mindfulness meditation and posters highlighting the benefits of positive approaches to stress management.
This is the clearest explanation that I have been searching for, all these years! This explains the “why and how” Vipassana meditation works! Go deep into the root cause and dig out the problem. I am most surprised that there is also this “depletion process” of existing defilements or sankharas. Perhaps the abrupt appearance of my back pain was the manifestation of latent sankharas arising and depleting.
We were handcuffed and loaded into police wagons, where we continued to chant the words of the young people who have been arrested daily since Brown’s death: have a duty to fight. We have a duty to win. We must love and respect each other. SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileBut according to Statistics Canada, more people are buying artificial trees rather than the real thing. Revenue to Canadian Christmas tree growers dropped 12 per cent over the past decade.Jamie Lewis, store manager at Home Hardware in Charlottetown, said sales of artificial trees in his store has grown by about 50 per cent over the past 10 years.”A lot of people that maybe have condos or have moved into a retirement condo, always had a real tree, but went to an artificial tree to make it fit,” he said.Read more.Do you prefer real or artificial trees? Let us know in the comments below.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests.
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All the pure silk Kashmiri carpets and rugs are designed and made up of Persian styled knots, which means that the threads which are involved in tying the knots are providing the carpet with an added strength, finer intricacies and durability as compared to regular knotted rugs and carpets which are generally leading to mediocre or substandard workmanship and the lesser life of the rug or the carpets. If we check out on the characteristics, then all the silk carpets are having amazing innate attribute for displaying different colors when it is being viewed from different sides and colors. Often the colors do tend to have a day and night variations with shades which seem to impart an illusion of viewing two carpets instead of the actual carpet.