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Struggle With Empathy? These Gemstones Will Help

Struggle With Empathy? These Gemstones Will Help

Which gemstones have you found useful to keep healthy energetic boundaries for empaths?#empathy #solutionsforempaths

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7 Signs That You’re an Empath & How to Cope With Being One

Written by on August 28, 2016 in Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living with 1 Comment
7 Signs That You’re an Empath & How to Cope With Being One

Empaths are highly sensitive people who absorb feel the environment around them. They pick up emotions, sensations, and energy imprints from people, places and objects. Often empaths do not realize they are absorbing their surroundings until it is too late. They have already taken on another’s unhealthy emotions and possibly other people’s habits as well as belief systems and perspectives.

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The Science of Compassion: Kindness Is a Fundamental Human Trait

Written by on February 17, 2016 in Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living, Meditation with 1 Comment
The Science of Compassion: Kindness Is a Fundamental Human Trait

Throughout his life, Thupten Jinpa (the Dalai Lama’s primary English translator) has studied the connections between science and compassion. In his latest book, A Fearless Heart (https://goo.gl/5Ysblw), Jinpa builds off a landmark lecture given at Stanford Medical School to explain how we can take a scientific approach to train our compassion muscle to relieve stress, fight depression, improve our health, achieve our goals, and change our world.

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This Just in: Emotional & Rational Brains ‘physically different’

Written by on June 21, 2015 in Nature, Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
This Just in: Emotional & Rational Brains ‘physically different’

Researchers at Monash University have found physical differences in the brains of people who respond emotionally to others’ feelings, compared to those who respond more rationally, in a study published in the journal NeuroImage. The work, led by Robert Eres from the University’s School of Psychological Sciences, pinpointed correlations between grey matter density and cognitive and affective empathy. The study looked at whether people who have more brain cells in certain areas of the brain are better at different types of empathy.

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Inspirational Photos of People Helping People in the Wake of Nepal Earthquake

Written by on April 25, 2015 in Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living, Inspirational, Thrive with 0 Comments
Inspirational Photos of People Helping People in the Wake of Nepal Earthquake

Wherever there is tragedy, there is always compassion and support, and often even heroism. We humans are hard-wired to be compassionate and empathetic.

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How Virtual Reality Can Change the World by Making Us More Empathetic Towards the Plight of Our Fellow Humans

Written by on April 23, 2015 in Sci-Tech, Technology with 0 Comments
How Virtual Reality Can Change the World by Making Us More Empathetic Towards the Plight of Our Fellow Humans

In this TED Talk, Chris Milk talks about how virtual reality can be used to connect us to the world’s most vulnerable people in a profound way: “we become more compassionate; we become more empathetic; we become more connected; and ultimately we become more human.”

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Empathy – Our Power to Melt Separation

Empathy – Our Power to Melt Separation

Empathy allows us to make a psychic and emotional connection with another person, to actually enter into their mind-space. The separateness between you and the other person fades away. Your ‘self-boundary’ melts away, so that in a sense – or to an extent – you become them.

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Why We Need Empathy Now More Than Ever

Written by on November 9, 2014 in Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living, Thrive with 0 Comments
Why We Need Empathy Now More Than Ever

Empathy is trending. President Obama wants to tackle America’s “empathy deficit,” medical students routinely receive empathy training, and everyone from business gurus to the Dalai Lama have become its champions.

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