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The Spiritual Value of Montana Wilderness

The wilderness of Montana is vast and majestic, and spiritually satisfying to the soul. The lofty mountains, rushing rivers, sparkling lakes, and emerald forests are beautiful to behold. Perfect for exploring on foot, Montana offers landscapes that photographers love to capture and are often featured in outdoor magazines. Thanks to effective environmental laws, this wilderness […]

December 31st

Happy Environment-Themed Interfaith Thanksgiving!

In an inspiring display of interfaith environmental activism, Thanksgiving is proving to be a perfect opportunity to share more than just a dinner and a prayer. Serving as a perfect witness to this, the annual Interfaith Community Thanksgiving Service was held last Sunday in Summit, New Jersey. Held at Congregation Ohr Shalom, the Summit Interfaith […]

November 27th

Hawaii Yoga Festival Restores the Soul’s Ecology

Combining nature, spirituality, traditions, and community for a time of transformation and renewal, the Hawaii Yoga Festival feels like a tropical paradise. Located in Pahoa, Hawaii, this total-immersion festival takes place over 8 days, bringing teachers and students together at the state’s largest retreat center. The opening celebration of this year’s second annual festival took […]

November 18th

Europe Loses 421 Million Birds in 30 Years

“Hear the word of the Lord, you Israelites, because the Lord has a charge to bring against you who live in the land: ‘There is no faithfulness, no love, no acknowledgment of God in the land. There is only cursing, lying and murder, stealing and adultery; they break all bounds, and bloodshed follows bloodshed. Because […]

November 5th

Celebrating Trees From Roots to Leaves

The changing colors of leaves on the trees signal the arrival, once again, of autumn. Both the cycle of life and the continuum of nature are stunningly displayed at this beautiful time of year. When leaves turn brilliant shades of red, yellow, and orange, they create vivid landscapes, lighting up the scenery. The U.S. New […]

November 5th

Voodoo Works to Protect Water in New Orleans

New Orleans has its own unique way of doing things, and making the connection between spirituality and the environment is no exception. At the annual “Anba Dlo” festival held earlier this month, prominent scientists, analysts, environmentalists, and a Voodoo priestess joined together to look for answers to rising sea levels and polluted waters. “I’ve spoken at […]

October 31st

Celtic Spirituality Honors Nature in a Timeless Way

Ireland is an enchanting place full of amazing sights. The emerald green landscape, the historic and picturesque castles, and the majestic waters surrounding this gorgeous island nation offer a very compelling invitation to spiritual-minded travelers. The spirituality of Ireland is deeply rooted in the timeless embrace of nature. It is part of the rhythm and […]

October 22nd