Perhaps the greatest myth about creativity is the idea that it’s a rare gift or genetic endowment possessed by only a few. We see an original painting, feel moved to our core by a piece of music, or read about an incredible scientific discovery and mistakenly conclude that some people are born with creative talent while others are not. Learn how to tap into your own hidden potential.
Dreams emerge from the deep creative source within our awareness, encouraging us to “live large.” Although it is easy to become enmeshed in the day-to-day challenges of life, our inner artist wants to see the world with new eyes – the eyes of a dreamer. Read more about creative dreaming.
Jump-start Your Creativity
When you play and open yourself to new experiences, you enter into the present moment. You see the world with fresh eyes, relinquishing rigid ideas about how things “ought to be” and opening yourself to creative solutions and transformation. Here are a few activities to jump-start your creativity.
Try our Sweet Potato Salad Recipe
This delicious ayurvedic salad will help you stay cool and balanced during the height of Pitta season. The sweet potatoes, red bell pepper, and honey provide an abundance of sweet flavor, while the celery, parsley, and leeks contain the bitter and astringent tastes. Find the recipe here.
Primordial Sound Meditation instructors Mary and Bruce Davis have been married and meditating for more than 31 years. Read more about our featured teachers here. This month we’re also celebrating our largest ever class of new meditation teachers –52 beings of light and love from 20 different countries, ready to shine the message of healing and transformation throughout the world. Watch them on video here.