Although its used as a pretty classy way of sparkling up your favorite jewelery pieces, Amethyst has a pretty extensive range of benefits and history. Heres a couple tips on how to use this gorgeous rock, and quick refresher why.
While Feng Shui might seem like a complicated form of interior design, there’s a lot of it that falls within the conventional wisdom that we all have inside. Simply put, Feng Shui is a way of harmonizing your space, and the Qi (or energy) that flows through it. If you’ve always been intrigued by this but worried about whether you could pull it off, follow these basic principals and you’ll be able to grasp the basics of good Feng Shui.
Chakra energies are forever changing and moving in the body, and can go in and out of balance depending on our points of stress, diet, activity, and other lifestyle choices. These subtle energies can be influenced in a number of ways, from yoga, sounds, and color therapy, but the easiest way is perhaps aromatherapy. Each chakra responds to different scents and can be brought back into balance by simply wearing an essential oil or filling your home with the scent of a special chakra candle.
An altar might seem out of place outside of a temple, but chances are you might already have something similar forming on top of your dresser, hallway table, or shelf. An altar or home shrine is simply a place of reverence, where you tend to place important tokens or devotional items that cause reflection. Having a home shrine can be beneficial to meditative practices, meeting goals, showing gratitude, or honoring the memory of a loved one. If you’d like to create a dedicated space for taking time to reflect or meditate, then here are some items that will help evoke inspiration:
At Daylyn, we’re committed to respecting the global marketplace by getting our products from Fair Trade sources. Products marked Fair Trade ensures integrity at every stage of the supply chain while making sure the poorer populations around the world are getting healthier working conditions and fair pay for their products. We support fair trade because it maintains many of our own values such as sustainability, sharing ethically, and enriching lives.
If you want to understand the bigger picture behind what Fair trade means and how it impacts small-scale, indigenous farmers and craftsman, then here are the main values it upholds: