7 Feminine Archetypes Explained | Brave Ecstatic Woman

7 Feminine Archetypes Explained | Brave Ecstatic Woman

The role of women in stories has changed dramatically over the years. Originally, the woman was almost defined as a prop. Someone fortunate to attain a hero’s love. For example, she might be a damsel in distress — save me! Therefore, parts played by women reflected their roles in society. ...

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Doctrines of Happiness | Sanskrit and Modern Worlds

Doctrines of Happiness | Sanskrit and Modern Worlds

The word ‘happiness” has a thousand definitions – literally! When most people in today’s society use the word, they usually mean positive emotion or feeling. It is also a way of describing satisfaction with life, or general well being. An interesting comparison is found ...

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In-FEAR-iority Complex

In-FEAR-iority Complex

We’ve all heard of the survival instinct termed the fight-or-flight response, our instinctual behavior of either confronting a threat with aggression, or fleeing from a perceived threat, by withdrawing from the situation as quickly as possible.

The Five (Plus One) Fundamental Fears

The Five (Plus One) Fundamental Fears

Have you ever thought about your fears? I mean, really thought of them, considered why they exist? Each and every human being shares five fundamental fears that exist from the ego, and one primal fear that, ironically, is the only one that is “real.”

Brave Heart

Brave Heart

Have you ever thought of what courage means?

The Ecstatic Thermostat

The Ecstatic Thermostat

There's something strange happening these days for women. Women, en masse, are less satisfied than ever before.

The Elusive Ecstasy

The Elusive Ecstasy

Have you ever thought about ecstasy? (And no, I'm not talking about the drug kind).