Archive of ‘Living in Beauty’ category

We are of one mind…

The earth and myself are of one mind. The measure of the land and the measure of our bodies are the same. Chief Joseph (1830-1904) Nez Perce Los Catalos Big fan of living simply Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. ~Albert Einstein Mans heart away from nature becomes hard. ~Standing […] Read more…

Some thoughts: The Land

The land is very important to indigenous cultures. They live on it. They derive sustenance from it. When they die they become part of it physically. Native cultures believe in  interconnectedness and interrelations of all things. That we are all one. We are all related. Some take it a step further and believe that we […] Read more…

The Land

The land I stand on is my body… Sam Jones Miccosukee Seminole Los Catalos Big fan of living simply Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. ~Albert Einstein Mans heart away from nature becomes hard. ~Standing Bear Read more…

Some thoughts: What is Life?

To indigenous cultures – those that still follow the old ways – the question isn’t “what is life?” but rather “what isn’t life?” The Lakota have a prayer that begins “Mitakuye Oyasin ” which means all are related. We are all one. Everything is connected. Working with the understanding that indigenous cultures  are centered around […] Read more…

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