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All Creation is a Masterpiece by Karen Seva

There is Beauty Everywhere: All Creation is a Masterpiece In moments of challenge and strife, we need reminders of what it is we are fighting for. We need to remember what we are coming together to support and protect. Karen Seva’s thoughtfully spiritual music video “Masterpiece” is auspiciously released on the Full Moon Eclipse on [...]

By |2020-06-06T07:54:30+00:00June 6th, 2020|Music|0 Comments

Jai Uttal Releases Instrumental Album Gauri’s Lullaby

After Years of Mantra, Jai Uttal Releases Instrumental Album Jai Uttal's powerful album, Gauri’s Lullaby: Music for Healing and Other Joys is born from the heart and infused with love and devotion. This is an amazing gift to the world: Jai Uttal releases instrumental album. The collection heralds the mystical rhythm of uncertainty in a [...]

By |2020-05-25T02:41:38+00:00May 25th, 2020|Music|0 Comments

I Chose Life: Stories of Suicide & Survival

Film as Activism in Understanding Mental Health May is Mental Health Awareness Month. On May 10, filmmaker Jacqui Blue released her second documentary, I Chose Life: Stories of Suicide & Survival.  This followed a virtual premiere screening event on the 7th. Jacqui Blue felt it was important to address suicide by covering multiple aspects of [...]

By |2020-05-20T07:00:07+00:00May 20th, 2020|Film|0 Comments

Lessons for Mental Health in the Film Chasing the Present

James Sebastiano and Mark Waters are Chasing the Present The sound of traffic on a busy street. A contemplative and questioning voiceover from James Sebastiano reflecting on his history of drug use and abuse, his movement to vegetarianism and building successful businesses and his lifelong struggle with anxiety. James is the protagonist of this feature-length [...]

By |2020-05-14T22:34:18+00:00May 14th, 2020|Film|0 Comments

Cracked Up adds to Global Conversations of Mental Health

Darrell Hammond Doing Stand Up Comedy: from the film Cracked Up Cracked Up Now Streaming on Netflix In September 2019, Santa Monica’s second street was lined with classic rocks stars, counterculture icons, environmental warriors, music industry hit-makers, best-selling authors, trauma therapists, yoga teachers, and more. The colorful crowd lined up to get into [...]

By |2020-05-18T21:06:16+00:00May 14th, 2020|Film|0 Comments

Mountain of Memory by Emancipator

Mountain of Memory is An Exquisite Complement to Your Next Flow Mountain of Memory is by Douglas Appling, aka Emancipator. Emancipator is an American DJ and Producer based in Portland, Oregon, known for his downtempo, ambient, dub and trip-hop influenced sets. Emancipator’s first album was released in 2006, while he was still in college. He [...]

By |2020-04-15T00:43:46+00:00April 15th, 2020|Music|0 Comments

The Mindfulness Movement is a Documentary that Offers Solutions

Officer White Meditating 2: Officer Eric White of the Emeryville, California Police Department, meditates as part of a mindfulness program instituted by Chief Jennifer Tejada in order to help officers process trauma and increase positive outcomes with the public.   The Mainstreaming of Mindfulness The coronavirus has affected all of us in ways [...]

By |2020-04-11T16:25:09+00:00April 10th, 2020|Film|0 Comments

Aykanna Releases the Song and Video Ancestors with Spiritual Messages

Ancestors offers Guidance and Courage “Take your shoes off, my child. Touch the sacred earth with your hands. Listen to our voices guide you through the realms of time. With open eyes, bring your courage to this life.” Sukhdev Jackson sings these lines to open Aykanna’s release “Ancestors”. Poet, singer-songwriter, and storyteller Sukhdev is one [...]

By |2020-03-27T15:21:01+00:00March 18th, 2020|Music|0 Comments

Joss Jaffe Releases Meditation Music

  The Power of Music In my mind, meditation music allows you to release the noise in your mind. This type of music helps you focus, escape daily stresses, and even transcend to another level of consciousness. Meditation music can heighten your senses and unite your mind, body, and spirit. The album Meditation Music by [...]

By |2020-02-19T15:58:49+00:00February 19th, 2020|Music|0 Comments