Neurochemicals: Pathways to Self-Healing

Neurochemicals Neurochemicals are chemicals that function in our nervous system. As such, they transmit signals from neurons, regulate thoughts, adjust emotions, promote growth, manage nervous system cell repair and play an important role in the cognition process. One major type of neurochemical is the neurotransmitter, which transmits signals by crossing the synapses between neurons. One … Read more

Nucleus Accumbens: Pleasure Center of the Brain

Exploding fireworks like nucleus accumbens as it works as a brain pleasure center

Nucleus Accumbens The nucleus accumbens is found in the basal forebrain situated between the C-shaped caudate and the putamen. The nucleus accumbens is a pleasure center of the brain and is considered a reward pathway within the brain. When we do anything that we consider rewarding, we activate dopamine neurons in the brain. This in … Read more

Oxytocin: the Cuddle Hormone or Love Hormone

Oxytocin Oxytocin is a powerful hormone secreted by the posterior lobe of the pituitary gland, a pea-sized structure at the base of the brain. Sometimes we refer to it as the cuddle hormone or the love hormone, because it’s released when people bond socially. Oxytocin acts as a neurotransmitter in the brain. As such, it … Read more

Paradigm Wheel: Foundations of Health

Moving through the Paradigm Wheel—Energy Healing supporting evolutionary transformation of the foundations of health A paradigm is a pattern, a way of doing something, and a new paradigm is a shift in how we see, relate to and act upon our world. The paradigm wheel of energy healing progresses through the cycle of belief, attention, … Read more

Paradigm: Shifting Our Understanding of the Healing Process

Paradigm—A Pattern, A Way of Doing Something  A paradigm is a pattern, a way of doing something. A new paradigm represents a shift in how we see and relate to and act upon our world. New paradigms are always brought about by an expansion of consciousness. As we go through a process of growth in consciousness, … Read more

Parasympathetic Nervous System

Parasympathetic Nervous System Activation Overview of the Parasympathetic and Sympathetic Nervous Systems The Autonomic Nervous System has two parts: the sympathetic and the parasympathetic. These two structures represent polarities along the spectrum of change within the body. The diagram below shows the the parasympathetic nervous system (PNS) in blue. The the sympathetic nervous system (SNS) … Read more

Physical Body: The Densest Layer of Expression

The Physical Body---the Most Dense of the Eight Layers of the Human Physiology

The Physical Body—The Densest of the Eight Layers of Expressed Divine Being  We normally think of our body as our physical body. But actually, every individual ranges from both the physical, most manifest level of the body all the way to the finest level of creation, the causal level just at the edge of unmanifest. … Read more

Pineal Gland Ajna Chakra: the Third Eye

The Pineal Gland—Creating the Perfect State of Being The pineal gland is small gland in the brain located near the center of the brain. It sits between the two hemispheres where the two halves of the thalamus join. The pineal gland, also known as the third eye, or Ajna Chakra, is thought to be the … Read more

Pituitary Gland: Overseer of the Endocrine System

Pituitary Gland The pituitary gland is a small gland placed in the center of the skull, beneath the hypothalamus and behind the bridge of the nose. It is connected to the hypothalamus by nervous tissue called the infundibulum. In the limbic system, the pituitary works in sync with the thalamus and the hypothalamus to produce … Read more

Prana: Vital Energy or Life Force

Prana is the vital energy or life force that permeates everything in the body and in the entire body of the universe. As the life force energy, prana is found in fresh, whole, pure, organic foods such as fresh veggies and fruits. Pure, brightly colored foods that are alive radiate energy. High prana food gives … Read more

Prefrontal Cortex: Executive Function of the Brain

Prefrontal Cortex—Executive Function of the Brain The prefrontal cortex is found in the very front of the brain, just behind the forehead. The prefrontal cortex is responsible for: communicating, guiding, and coordinating the functions of the different parts of the brain managing higher cognitive processes like planning, problem solving, logic, reasoning, decision making and memory … Read more

Process of Energy Healing: Attention for Balance and Optimal Health

The process of Energy Healing is the process of intelligently directing attention to a particular location in the body for the sake of promoting balance and optimal health. The nature of attention is that it is the portion of Divine Intelligence which can be directed with intention and the conscious mind. As such, attention has … Read more

Pure Being: State of Pure Existence

Pure Being—State of Pure Existence The Field of Pure Being is the field of pure unmanifest, unbounded, infinite silence, infinite pure awareness or consciousness. It is the deep, nourishing comfort of the silent foundation or Source of Creation. As such, it is the source of all the beings of creation. Any being is going to … Read more

Quantum Level: Restructuring the Physiology

Quantum Level The quantum level is known to be the smallest possible discrete unit of any physical property, such as energy or matter. In energy healing we look at the physical body in terms of physical dimensions. These are organs, tissues, cells, subcellular structures, molecules, atoms and subatomic 1 and  2, etc. Subatomic 1 and … Read more

Rahu and Ketu: Intense Points of Influence in Our Lives

Intense glare of the demon depicting Rahu and Ketu

Rahu and Ketu—Intense Points of Interest in Our Lives Astronomically, Rahu and Ketu are points of intersection of the Sun and the Moon’s paths as they travel through the celestial sphere. Rahu is the north lunar node and Ketu the south lunar node. They are always found opposite each other. In the Vedic literature, in … Read more

Respiratory System: Divine Being Creating our Universe

Energetic Significance of the Respiratory System Every system and function in the human body is an expression of Divine intelligence. The respiratory system is no exception. Each breath is an overview of process which Divine Being takes to create our universe from consciousness. As humans, it is our privilege to partake in this holy, cosmic … Read more

Root Chakra Muladhara: Base Chakra, Ancient Earth Energy

Root Chakra, Muladhara—Base Chakra, Ancient Earth Energy Chakras are energy centers in our bodies. They are energy organs, nodes or concentrated energies located in the physiology. Traditionally, we think of 7 chakras, all within the physiology. The Root Chakra Muladhara is the base chakra. It is at the base of the spine, at the base … Read more

Sacred Gardens of the Heart: Spaces in Subtle Realms of Creation

Sacred Gardens of the Heart—Subtle Spaces in Subtle Realms of Creation In the area between the causal and collective bodies lie the Sacred Gardens of the Heart. Here, there is a natural sorting out of energies. Based upon collective intention, like or complimentary energies come together to create spaces in the subtle realms of creation. … Read more