Entries tagged with “Pain”

The Spiritual Meaning of Pain in the Right Shoulder

Bearing the weight of your world on one shoulder? Consider the spiritual meaning of right shoulder pain and how to address it.

The Spiritual Meaning of Stomach Pain

Problems digesting food may indicate tension in our relationships. The spiritual meaning of stomach pain is linked to how we absorb and digest the world around us.

The Spiritual Meaning of Tooth Pain

There is a unique connection between spirituality, science, and your smile. Discover the spiritual meaning of tooth pain.

The Tao of Chronic Pain

Suffering is Optional. Here’s how to find the teacher inside.

The Unexpected Gifts of Pain

Excerpted from The Way of Rest by Jeff Foster

Vidyamala Burch: Living Well With Chronic Pain

Vidyamala Burch discusses chronic pain and primary and secondary suffering, and shares a simple meditation for pain relief.

Why Pain Feels Good

Sometimes it’s better to feel pain than nothing at all

Why Share Your Pain

If we all speak our truth, no matter how heavy or how trivial our stories seem, then together we can light the way toward a new future and a new story, one that is no longer based on silence and shame.

—ZAINAB SALBI Freedom Is an Inside Job, by Zainab Salbi.

Working Mindfully With Physical Pain

Pain can offer an invitation to soften, writes Mark Coleman, the founder of the Mindfulness Institute.

Write a Poem to Heal From Pain

Uncover the power of writing poetry as a way to discover the heart of your pain, and to heal from it in this excerpt from Jacqueline Suskin's Every Day is a Poem: Find Clarity, Feel Relief, and See Beauty in Every Moment.