Monthly Archives: October 2017

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8 Best Movies about Depression That Show What It Feels Like

By | 2017-10-31T15:16:36+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , |

Melancholia (2011) is one of the best movies about depression. Sometimes depression cannot be described with words alone. There are movies about depression which can do a much better job of describing this darkness. I’ve noticed people trying to describe what depression feels like, and they fail horribly. I cannot even describe [...]

7 Cynical George Carlin Quotes That Will Make You Laugh and Think

By | 2017-11-26T15:20:55+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Categories: Education, Food for thought, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , |

These George Carlin quotes show us the power of humor to overcome complacency, shift our thinking and change the world. George Carlin was an American comedian, actor, and author. His humor covered subjects including politics, psychology, and religion. He didn’t shy away from difficult subjects and used the power of humor to change the way [...]

10 Types of Death Dreams and What They Mean

By | 2017-11-09T16:14:15+00:00 October 29th, 2017|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

Death dreams can be a way of our subconscious mind to convey important messages about different aspects of our lives. What do they mean? Anyone who has been unfortunate enough to have a dream in which a loved one has died will know that it can be a very upsetting experience. But dreaming about death does [...]

What Is Bhakti Yoga and How It Can Change Your Life

By | 2017-10-29T20:41:26+00:00 October 29th, 2017|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , |

Bhakti yoga means devotional yoga. The word ‘bhakti’ means ‘devotion’. This is the highest level of yoga. In the Vedas, bhakti yoga is described as the topmost yoga system. And it is the only system where there are actual love and devotion. And this, of course, will bring us into the most intimate relationship with [...]

5 Ways You Could Have Experienced Emotional Abandonment as a Child

By | 2017-10-28T16:11:09+00:00 October 28th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

There are reasons why you act the way you do and say the things you say. Many of your actions as an adult come from emotional abandonment as a child. Childhood physical or mental abuse is bad, but consider another form of torture: childhood emotional abandonment. No one wants to experience violence or screaming, but [...]

Memory Palace: a Powerful Technique Which Will Help You Develop a Super Memory

By | 2017-10-27T17:07:47+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Memory palace is a place in the memory for storing important information and is one of the best mnemonic techniques. Here is how to master it. It often seems unfair that memory gets worse as we get older – the more memories we want to store, the less we are able to do so. Memory [...]

7 Distorted Thinking Traps That Even Intelligent People Fall into

By | 2017-10-27T12:54:38+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

We may think we are rational human beings, but actually, we are often swayed by distorted thinking patterns called cognitive biases. Our brains are complicated. We may think that we are always rational and make the best decisions based on available evidence. However, our thinking processes can sometimes be led astray by cognitive bias. Our [...]

Color Psychology: How Different Colors Affect Our Perception

By | 2017-10-26T15:47:15+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , |

Color psychology studies the ways different colors affect us. It can even reveal your personality traits depending on your favorite color. Do you have a favorite color? Is your wardrobe made up of shades of a certain hue? Why do you think this is? Why are we attracted to one color rather than others? Could [...]