Archive for 'Spiritual Life'
Posted on 21. Feb, 2014 by Vicki Starfire.
Here is another memorable retreat that not many people have experienced – spending a week at the Trappist Monastery, Our Lady of Calvary in Rogersville, New Brunswick, Canada. The Retreat House can accommodate up to 25 people. The rates are very affordable at $45/night meals included or $70 for a double room. Guests are welcome […]
Posted on 04. Jan, 2014 by Vicki Starfire.
Here is another great tour and retreat group. You can see the details by going to the MysticFare tab above, “Mystical/Spiritual Tours and Retreats”. Here is a message from Sheri Rosenthal, the owner and organizer about this coming year. Our earth’s sacred sites have been designed by seekers before us for the purpose of fostering […]
Posted on 01. Jan, 2014 by Vicki Starfire.
Greetings for the year of the horse. I’m going to be posting in the next few days messages from the spiritual travel agencies and others that share this site with ads and discount prices. The first one comes from Spirit Falls and Spirit Skies Retreats in Arizona. Here is a really rustic, peaceful place run […]
Posted on 29. Oct, 2013 by Vicki Starfire.
Here is a travel company (actually a Tibetan Cooperative) called Tibet Travel Coop that uses a Tibetan staff of travel agents, tour guides, cooks, drivers and hosts who know the Tibetan travel industry and have been working in every part of Tibet. The picture of the Coop members is great – all the families too […]
Posted on 12. Oct, 2013 by Vicki Starfire.
In 2012 a woman named Martha St. Clair nearly drowned while water skiing. As you will hear her describe in this video, she fell and was pulled under the water when the rope became tangled around her leg. She had many of the same experiences as others who have come back from the other side, […]
Posted on 28. Aug, 2013 by Vicki Starfire.
For those of you familiar with this website you might know that one of the regular listings under the heading, “Mystical/Spiritual Tours and Retreats” is Journeys of the Spirit. Sheri Rosenthal, a former doctor who was wealthy but not happy, found her focus in life through a spiritual direction and through journeys to sacred sites. She continues […]
Posted on 20. Aug, 2013 by Vicki Starfire.
I have featured other travel sites in past months that feature places to go off the usual tourist destinations. Here is another group that offers some trips to unusual places as well as some to more common locations. For example, Spiritual Quest Journeys presently has trips scheduled to Namibia (Desert Sands and Crystal Journey), Zambia […]
Posted on 03. Jul, 2013 by Vicki Starfire.
You’ve all seen the pictures of the two big New Zealand islands and various smaller surrounding islands located in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. If you have been there you know that the lush vegetation and trees is like no other place on this planet. These islands have developed in isolation for millenniums. Here […]
Posted on 12. Jun, 2013 by Vicki Starfire.
Ever since the brain studies using Transcendental Meditators on the 1980′s researchers have been trying other ways of measuring the effects of meditation. This latest report uses brain scans before and after 20 minute mindfulness meditation sessions to show that there is a change in the anterior cingulate cortex to which the researchers at Wake […]
Posted on 31. May, 2013 by Vicki Starfire.
Want something out of the ordinary for your summer vacation? How about a journey through Mongolia – on horseback? Wild Earth Journeys has had 3 cancellations on their trip starting July 22, 2013, so this is your chance. The company is very reliable and has sponsored this journey before. Anyway, I’ll let Thomas Kelly and […]