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7 Important Life Lessons You Never Learned At School

We spend most of our childhood and adolescence in classrooms learning about different subjects. They’re important because they give us a deeper understanding of the world we live in. But we’re rarely taught how to explore our own inner world, or how to engage with, not just the world, but with ourselves and other people as well. There’s a good chance you didn’t learn about these seven important life lessons at school. Maybe you learned them as an adult, and maybe you’re still learning them. Don’t worry. We are all works in progress and learning as we go. Better late [...]

Life Lessons from 7 Major Arcana Cards

Western thought has long been dictated by scientific inquiry and skepticism. We generally pride ourselves for being rational and logical. However, despite our adherence to scientific thinking, there is a growing interest in the spiritual - a Force or Energy that we can’t actually codify and analyze. This rising interest in spirituality may be due to the growing uncertainty of our world and the dissatisfaction we have toward long-standing institutions. They are failing to give us the underpinning we’re desperate for. Despite the sensible scientific-ness of it all, people are hungry for guidance and encouragement from Someone - or Something [...]