Interview with His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Hard to imagine that nearly eight years ago, I had the honor of being in the presence of a man who I now think of as a ‘spiritual rock star’ in addition to being a world leader, a scholar, diplomat and indeed, a sweet soul.  Over the years, people have…

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Family of Choice

“The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life. Rarely do members of one family grow up under the same roof.”― Richard Bach, Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah I have long known the truism penned by…

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Embraced By The Divine Contributing Writer, Edie Weinstein, Announces Book “Soft Launch”

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A number one best selling book on Kindle, Embraced By The Divine, announced its January 21, 2016 softcover launch along with book discounts and prizes. Embraced by the Divine celebrates by offering a 22% price discount, over 65 free gifts and a prize drawing for a “stunning artwork piece, personally signed…

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The Subject Tonight is Love

During her keynote presentation at the Freud Meets Buddha conference, the wise and witty Joan Borysenko, PhD, shared the following poem, written by Sufi poet Hafiz in the 1300s and translated by Daniel Ladinsky:

The Subject Tonight is Love

The subject tonight is Love
And for tomorrow night as well,
As a matter of fact
I know of no better topic
For us to discuss
Until we all
Die!

Read more in The Healing Power of Love and Compassion written by Edie.