Indiana & Yoga Magazine Summer 2016 Issue 1 - Page 71

Live Happy: Ten Practices for Choosing Joy by Deborah K. Heisz An eye-opening shift of perspective on the secret of authentic happiness: how surprisingly simple, everyday acts lead to lifelong joy and fulfillment, from the experts at Live Happy magazine. We are all increasingly hungry for soul-deep happiness. All over the globe, from the hallways of Harvard, where the university’s most popular course is a class on positive psychology, to the United Nations’ resolution naming March 20th the International Day of Happiness, the question of how to be authentically happy concerns millions of lives today. ZEN Moments by Venerable Master Miao Tsan In this accessible volume of Zen wisdom, Venerable Master Miao Tsan guides us on a daily pilgrimage toward enlightenment. Based on the length of traditional prayer beads, this beautifully illustrated book offers 108 inspirational quotes and poems that can be read and reflected upon again and again. Like all good kharma, Master Miao Tsan's wisdom is simple enough to incorporate into our daily lives, yet provocative enough to provide the stepping stones for a spiritual transformation. This little book is perfect for bedside or desk or to carry everywhere, continually reminding us that the quality of our thoughts creates the quality of our lives, keeping us conscious of our mind and our surroundings. Once again, the Venerable Master illuminates that the journey to a better life begins with us, and that it is within our own power to achieve happiness and understanding. Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet From the director of The Lion King comes a new animated classic, based on one of the most beloved and bestselling books of all time, and brought to life by some of the most acclaimed animators from around the world. In a Mediterranean seaside village, Kamila (Salma Hayek) cleans house for exiled artist and poet Mustafa (Liam Neeson), but the more difficult job is keeping her free-spirited young daughter Almitra (Quvenzhané Wallis) out of trouble. The three embark on a journey meant to end with Mustafa's return home – but first they must evade the authorities who fear that the truth in his words will spark rebe