The High Price of Noise: Why We Need More Silence
Mathias Basner, an expert in his field, talks about the incredible amount of noise we encounter in our modern lifestyles and how silence has become something rarer and rarer. This has a cost, and that cost is our health. What is this cost and how can we deal with this problem?
Hilarious: The Monk and His Vow of Silence
The abbot said, "You must take a vow of silence and can only say two words every three years." The man agreed. After the first three years, the abbot came to him and said, "What are your two words?" " Food cold! " the man replied. The abbot made sure the meals are not cold.
Silence Is the Most Profound and Beautiful Sound of All
Silence allows us to truly appreciate the beauty of our world and tap into our spiritual side, connecting with our higher power. Watch this beautiful video to find your inner peace today: For more original BabaMail videos click here.
Your Guide to Finally Silencing Your Snoring Partner
A snoring partner can keep you up all night and prevent you from having a good night's sleep. The number one cause of this irritating problem is a disorder called sleep apnea, which causes two prob..
Have You Heard This Joke? Silenced In An Instant
A little boy boards a public bus and sits down right behind the driver. He begins to speak: "If my mom was a cow and my dad was a bull, I'd be a little calf. If my mom was a hen and my dad was a ch..
How Long Could You Last in the World's Most Silent Room?
Can Silence Actually Drive You Crazy? peace, silence, baba recommends, quiet, anechonic, 45 minutes The quietest place on Earth, an anechonic chamber at Orfield Laboratories in Minnesota, USA. How long do you think you could last?
Wow! This Gold Miner Has Such an Amazing Voice!
In this video, Hoffman impresses us all with a cover of 'The Sound of Silence.'
How to Defuse Heated Arguments Before it Gets Even Worse
The book describes the social version of our “fight or flight” response as “silence or violence.” These are the two main ways that we respond to a heated argument. When we choose the “silence” option, it means we start becoming quiet, watering down our opinions, or apologizing for our beliefs.
Kids Keep Yelling? You Clearly Don't Know These Tricks!
Do you simply want them to stop yelling or is it total silence that you are after? [related_articles] 3. Talk to Them - Explain just how important stillness and silence is - how it can relax the mind and body, and enable you to get in touch with what's going on within you. 4.
Watch This Talented 13 Year Old Amaze With Her Trumpet
In this video, a 13-year-old Melissa Venema plays Il Silenzio (The Silence) in a haunting trumpet solo. 13 Year Old Plays Il Silenzio art, andre rieu, musical performance, trumpet player, solo musical performance, il silenzio, melissa venema In this video, a 13 year old Melissa Venema plays Il Silenzio
This Photographer Has Created a World of Silent Beauty.
A world of complete silence, reflections and beauty. Talented photographer Alana Kaliss , specilizing in underwater photography, has created this next amazing series of photos. Alana says that the biggest problem is finding people that feel comfortable underwater.
Joke: A Black Cat With a White Spot
They sat in silence for a bit, before Bob said, "Are you sure? Come on, think harder. Black cat, a big one, with a white spot underneath its chin." "I'm pretty sure there isn't a cat like that in the village", said Kent, getting visibly annoyed.
The Uncompromising Beauty of the Southern Pole...
A land ruled by the color white, the silence of ice and snow. But at night, in the huge, black skies above the icy desert, one can see incredible colors zooming across the great void.
Kids Left On Their Own Are Disasters Waiting to Happen...
They do say that silence is golden, but when you happen to have a toddler or young child, silence creates suspicion. Oftentimes, that suspicion is well-founded, because you're likely to discover a disaster.
Joke: Calling Up the Doctor
There was a moment of silence before the senior lady replied: "I’m wondering, then, just how serious my condition is because this prescription is marked ‘NO REFILLS."
When a Deaf Person Hears for the First Time...
Now, after 40 years of silence, she has had bilateral cochlea implants fitted which allow her to hear for the first ever, this is the moment they are switched on. Rejoice with her as she hears words for the very first time.
A Heartfelt Message from Jane Goodall on the Environment
Inspired by this silence and clarity, Tom Rivett-Carnac wrote a story of what had happened when we all stopped and what could still happen if we cherished it more, a story beautifully illustrated by TED-Ed and narrated by the world-famous Jane Goodall herself.
Librarians Really Do Have a Unique Sense of Humor!
Libraries are often viewed as citadels of silence, which serve to guard humanity's greatest thoughts and collective knowledge. However, that doesn't mean that the people who work there aren't entitled to a little bit of fun every now and then.
Calm and Heal Your Inner Self with this Meditation Guide
A person sitting and fishing for a few hours in silence is performing a type of meditation, the same as another who might be jogging with their headphones on. It involves dedicating 100% of your attention to one subject.
This Joke Starts With a Psychology Teacher Giving a Class
After a minute or so of silence, a young man stood up. "Well, good morning. So, you actually think you're a moron?" the professor asked. The kid replied, "No sir, I just didn't want to see you standing there all by yourself." Images by Deposit Photos . Scroll below for more funny jokes!
QUIZ: What Were These Famous Books Called Again?!
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Joke: A Question of Origins
She looked confused and stared at me in stunned silence for a few seconds. Then asked: “And Tigger?” Joke: A Question of Origins funny, joke My 3 year old daughter came to me and asked: “Mommy, where does poo come from?”
These Mandalas Are Made of Something Unusual...
Klein, who lives in Arizona, goes through a deeply spiritual process to creating the mandalas, centering herself in a meditative state and drawing inspiration from the silence and calm around her. She often leaves her creations where she made them to be found by the lucky people passing by.
Joke: The Preacher's Paycheck
Silence fell on the congregation. In the back pew, a little old lady stood up and in her frail voice said, "Rain is also a gift from God, but when we get too much of it, we wear rubbers." And the congregation said, "Amen."