science of mind

Three tricks our mind plays that knock us off course

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I am realising that my own mind is a more cunning saboteur of work than any other person that I ever knew. At one moment I can be full of enthusiasm and making resolutions to use the time available efficiently for work and the next moment I am wondering how

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You are the sum total of your mental-impressions

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Physical actions are only a manifestation of thoughts in your mind. Every physical action and the result you experience are in fact an extension of a sequence of mental processes. Every conscious thought process leaves an impression in the deeper layers of your mind. These mental-impressions remain as latent tendencies

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Mind factors into Karma

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Effect is determined by the nature of cause. So the result of action is determined by the nature of action. Actions have no existence apart from the mind. Action is only an extension to the thought processes of the mind. Therefore action is determined by the nature of your mind.

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The Power of Thought

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A thought is a thing, just like matter and energy. In Hindu philosophies like Vedanta and Yoga, a thought is technically defined as vritti (literally, ‘a vortex’) which refers to a vibration of mind-stuff. If the mind is a lake, then thoughts are the waves. Thoughts can travel vast distances.

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Mental health and intellect (part 3) – Yoga for the intellect: some important practices

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This is the final part on the mental health and intellect series. I have selected some important yoga practices that can be easily incorporated into our daily life for the development and refinement of the intellect. The intellect aids the mind in the process of healing and restoring the equilibrium

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