Category: Wisdom Wednesday

Common Internet hashtag where people post “words of wisdom” in a social media post.

Bodhi Day

Bodhi Day, The Buddha’s Day of Enlightenment – #WisdomWednesday

There are many pathways to enlightenment. One of these is in the celebration of Bodhi Day, December 8th, the Day of Enlightenment in the world of Buddhism. The historical Buddha was a prince named Siddhartha Gautama, who was disturbed by thoughts of sickness, old age and…

prayer-in-times-of-trouble

Prayer in Times of Trouble #WisdomWednesday

O Lord, hear my prayer for all who are in trouble this day. Comfort those who are facing the loss of a loved on. After the wrenching grief, let their lonely hours be filled with fond memories of days gone by. Also comfort those who are…

Balance In Life

Post Election Wisdom – Achieving Balance #WisdomWednesday

The 2016 Election is Over, Time to Find Balance Again: A life that gets out of balance is a life without purpose and meaning. Finding balance in our lives is so important, yet so hard to do. Balance is how we do the things we have…

God’s Plan – #WisdomWednesday

God does not look upon trouble as we do. We must trust in God, for God wants us to stop worrying and not be afraid. Where we see stress he sees opportunities. Where we see crisis, He sees growth and betterment. Life is a series of…

Stay Strong and Be Happy – #WisdomWednesday

Promise yourself to be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind. To talk health, happiness, and prosperity to every person you meet. To look at the sunny side of everything and make your optimism come true. To think only of the best, to…

Serendipity

Astrology and Your Body – #WisdomWednesday

Ancient astrologers claimed that each of the astrological signs is associated with different parts of the body. They believed that each of the twelve Zodiac signs rules certain areas of the body and influences organs in those individuals born under that Zodiac sign. Certain parts of…

The Twelfth Day of Christmas – #WisdomWednesday

The Epiphany, or the Twelfth Day of Christmas, marks the official end to the festive season of Christmas. The Twelfth Night marks the visit to the baby Jesus by the Magi, Three Kings, or also known as the Wise Men. This Feast of the Three Kings…

Hanukkah

Hanukkah Traditions for 2016 – #WisdomWednesday

Hanukkah, also known as Chanukah, is the Jewish Festival of Lights. It is a Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire. It is a time for Jewish people to remember their…

YuleLog

Yule Log Traditions – #WisdomWednesday

The Yule Log began as an ancient Celtic tradition of celebrating the Winter Solstice. Yule is the name of the old Winter Solstice festivals in Scandinavia and other parts of northern Europe and Germany. The head of the family would find a tree trunk or an…

Krampus the Krazy Santa

KRAMPUS, The Krazy Santa – #WisdomWednesday

Who is this pop-culture, Krazy Santa, that everyone seems to be talking about lately? Krampus is the name he is known by and he appears to be a deamon-like half goat, hairy creature, who during the Christmas season, punishes children who have been naughty. He is…