Study War No More

Video from KarmaTube What if we as a society decided to live a life propelled with the spirit of love, cooperation and nonviolence? What would it look like? What if we as a society decided we were going to “Study War No More”? This uplifting video reminded me that each of us has the capacity…

Calling

A film by Kim Nicole Holl. Video from KarmaTube “The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever.” ~Jacques Yves Cousteau. Roger Hanson, a retired schoolteacher and an ocean advocate, has always loved the sea. He felt he was called to live near the ocean after a chance encounter…

Kindness Unites

Video from KarmaTube How do you bring kindness into the world when you see such big problems? This was the question that inspired two people with a simple idea to make the world a better place and in the process ended up creating a worldwide organization for peace. In 2006, Jill McManigal, a mother of…

Flight

Video from KarmaTube Have you ever seen hundreds or even thousands of starlings fly in swooping, and intricately coordinated patterns through the sky? Every time I have had the opportunity to witness the aerial flights of these birds I am filled with joy and amazement. Scientists have various theories about what causes starlings to swarm…

Hero

Video from KarmaTube I found this video, with a sound track of the song ‘Hero’ by the Makepeace Brothers to be both uplifting and inspiring. It also reminded me that anyone can be a hero, you only need to emanate the qualities of a hero by being noble, being wise, and being human. In many…

Learning

In this short video, Dr. Bruce Perry, psychiatrist and expert on the long-term effects of childhood trauma on the brain, talks about how each year the next generation of preschoolers and kindergarteners begin their lifelong journey of learning. Here, he shares his opinion on the real goal of education, which is “not to pass a…

With a Rake

We all want our children to have happy, healthy and successful lives, but I think it is obvious that more testing and more pressure is not the answer. What could be a solution in this fast paced ever-changing world we now live in? In our complex world, it is easy to get caught up in…

Kindness

Video from KarmaTube On September 11th a 21-Day Kindness Challenge was launched that included 6000 people from 98 countries. They created a tidal wave of goodness that inspired many — including young rapper-activist “Nimo” Patel at the Gandhi Ashram in India, who channeled the inspiration into this infectious music video. “Being Kind” features footage from…

Alone

v A film by Andrea Dorfman. Video from KarmaTube The pandemic has created a situation where we need to find ways to be comfortable being with ourselves. This charming video illustrates the path to the happy wholesomeness of being alone. Tanya Davis recites her poem about the ways of solitude, gently cataloging all the places…