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The 10 Yoga Keys to Happiness
Our 10 Core Values

By Mahajyoti Glassman
Morning Star Preschool, Denver, Colorado, USA

 

The Yamas guide the manner in which we step into the World.

 

Ahimsa ~ Kindness. No hurting. I am friendly. I wear my warm fuzzies every day.

Satya ~ Honesty. Consideration. I speak up for myself and others.

Asteya ~ Responsibility. No grabbing. I take responsibility for my actions.

Brahmacharya ~ Mutual respect. Unconditional love. We are different and I love you.

Aparigraha ~ Simple living. Just two will do.

 

The Niyamas guide the manner in which we manage ourselves.

 

Shaocha ~ Cleanliness. Orderliness. I put away what I use.

Santosha ~ Contentment. Acceptance. I am happy. I can move on.

Tapah ~ Self restraint. Patience. I like to help and take care of my friends.

Svadyaya ~ Understanding. I like to learn what my friends like.

Iishvara Pranidhana ~ Spiritual focus. I take shelter in Goodness.

 

The Focus

Baba Nam Kevalam ~ Love is All There Is!

 


New Children’s Songs CD by Dada Veda and Friends
Free to NHE Schools !

Issue37_Page_38_Image_0002This new children’s CD is titled “Do What You Can” after the song of the same name which tells the story of the squirrel who tried to help Rama build a bridge to Sri Lanka in The Ramayana. The CD also has some old favorites like “Eeensy Weensy Spider” and “This Little Light of Mine” as well as songs which are sung in Neohumanist schools around the world like “Good Morning Dear Earth” and “Tiny Green Island.” Dada Veda will send one free copy of the CD to any Neohumanist school which requests it. Others can order it on his website: www.dadaveda.com. Profits from the sales of this CD will be donated to Neohumanist schools in developing countries. Requests for the free CD can be sent to dada@dadaveda.com.


Cyber Connectivity Initiative

Issue37_Page_38_Image_0003“Vidya Exchange Net” is a non-profit initiative intended to provide free or subsidised internet and mobil access to students/teachers and school communities around the world through the philanthropic courtesy & support of internet mobil-carriers and telecommunications service providers. It is hoped that educational content can be shared around the world instantly by educational communities leading to greater free exchange of information, knowledge and wisdom. This initiative is being engineered by Dr. Peter Siao, a telecommunications consultant based in Berkeley, California/Taipei, Taiwan for the upliftment of educational access to needy students, teachers and educational communities. For further information, please write to: vidya-exchange-net@gurukul.edu.

“Sá vidyá yá vimuktaye - Education is that which liberates”