The World

Video from KarmaTube This uplifting video reminded me that we do have the power to change the world in a positive way. Over the course of the pandemic school year all 500 students from Clarksville Elementary School in Indiana worked with their music teacher to create this heartwarming music video to showcase their talents and…

Sand Dancer

Creativity once again serves as an antidote for the harshness of life as it tries to erode love and joy from our daily existence. As the morning tide recedes at a beach near Christchurch, New Zealand, Peter Donnelly arrives to go to work. Peter, the Sand Dancer, with a simple stick and a rake (and…

Flowers

Video from KarmaTube This beautiful short video, animated by Azuma Makoto, is a great reminder of the interconnectedness of all life and the continuous cycles of life that endure, even in the most challenging times. Every day nature reminds us of the strength and frailty of life. Though it is our willingness to be present…

Change the World

Video from KarmaTube How can we change the world? Is it possible for one person to change the course of history? If it is, does this person need to be a politician, authority figure or could a simple street artist lead the way? This wonderful video tells the story of RJ, a French street artist,…

The Piano Man

If the pandemic has taught me anything, I feel it has taught me the importance of connection and the importance of sharing of our authentic self with others. It doesn’t matter if we are musicians, artists, dancers, singers, bakers, mothers, fathers or children, we all have the capacity to make a difference in other people’s…

Art You Can Touch

Video from KarmaTube This inspiring video tells the story of an artist, Andrew Myers, who was so moved by a blind man’s joy at “feeling” three dimensional art that he is inspired to create three dimensional portraits to be experienced by people who are blind or visually impaired. Andrew’s work, besides creating fine art that can…

Teacher

Video from KarmaTube Can you imagine how different your life might be now if the goal of your grammar school teacher was to help you understand how to be happy and care for other people? Instead of waiting until his students became adults, this teacher teaches his pupils to be aware of and honor their…

Thought of the Day

Video from KarmaTube This heart touching video reminds me that it is the seemingly small actions that we make that can make the biggest difference in our lives and the lives of others. This video tells the story about Johnny and how his heart felt desire to make a difference changed the culture of a…

One Thousand Cranes

Video from KarmaTube In this uplifting video a woman, who had experienced a traumatic past, uses her fingers, her eyes, and her heart to teach young people from difficult backgrounds the skill of origami. Why? She found that making something beautiful could be very healing and transformative. Even if their scars do not go completely…