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We want to help you connect to the Higher Self in your daily life, in work and relationships. Below is a selection of informative articles designed to provide you with the information you need to make working with the heart simple, fluid, and easy to navigate.

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The Higher Self in Healthcare

Introduction Every wisdom tradition on earth, with the curious exception of modern Western psychology, refers to innate inner guidance as a part of human nature. These references include the Bible’s "still small voice within,” the artist’s muse, Dante’s Beatrice, Gandhi’s "inner light,” Tibetan Buddhism’s prajna, Alcoholics Anonymous’ higher power, Judaic-Christian-Islamic guardian angels, Zen’s "the inner reason of the universe which exists in each mind,” Kabbalah’s Tiferet, Greek mythology’s oracle, and the forms of accessing wisdom in the various spiritual and esoteric schools. The only Western psychological approach that acknowledges innate inner guidance is transpersonal (meaning beyond the personality) psychology, a...

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Using Nature to Awaken the Higher Self

“...all forms of artistic beauty can touch our hearts, as can nature....

How Higher Self Yoga Changed My Life: Stephen’s Story

My spiritual journey has been intriguing, to say the least. After HSY’s...

The Difference Between Eastern & Western Yoga, Explained

Yoga has been around for thousands of years, more than 5,000 to...

The Scent of Roses

Note of Introduction: Either through luck or good karma, I was honoured...

How Nannette V. Hucknall Founded Higher Self Yoga

How Nanette V. Hucknall founded Higher Self Yoga is part of the...

The Importance of the Outdoors in Practicing Spirituality

We have always known that a walk in nature can be soothing...

Working with the Higher Self: Reflective Excercises

As you begin your journey in working with the Higher Self, it...

The Importance of the Spoken Word

Tips on how to keep your speech free of negativity. What is...

How Higher Self Yoga Changed My Life: Larson’s Story

Larson Rodgers is lucky to have been brought up by thoughtful and...

How Higher Self Yoga Changed My Life: Tina’s Story

For Tina, Vice President and Executive Director of Higher Self Yoga,  managing...

How Higher Self Yoga Changed My Life: Mario’s Story

Why would someone become a Wall St banker?  Is it because of...

When is the best time to help my child start thinking about Dharma?

Q: Dharma seems to be such a big concept. When is the best time...

Walking in the Sun

Q: Why does a walk in a sunny setting in nature help...

Calming the Chaos and Nurturing the Child’s Mind

Sometimes I observe my son who at times laughs too loudly, speaks...

How I Changed My Career and My Life

Previously I discussed how meditation and spirituality helped me in a search...

How Spirituality and Meditation Helped Me Find Greater Purpose

Not too long ago I was at a crossroads in my life. ...

Nature & Change

Q. Why do plants change? We know that nature is constantly changing,...

How Can I Control My Temper When My Children Misbehave?

Q: What is the HSY perspective about yelling at children. Sometimes after...

Meditating in One Place

Q. Why is it important to meditate in the same place, either...

What Do Meditation and Exercise Have in Common? Everything!

The studies don’t lie: countless times, we see similar benefits and positive...

What is spiritual growth, and why is it important?

Spiritual grown, in essence, is the process of developing one’s deeper qualities...

The Higher Self in Healthcare

Introduction Every wisdom tradition on earth, with the curious exception of modern...

NVH Answers: the Age of Peace, Negative Patterns and More (September 2018 Roundup)

In NVH Answers, HSY Founder Nanette V. Hucknall answers your questions regarding...

NVH Answers: Unconditional Love, Your True Inner Self and More (October 2018 Roundup)

In NVH Answers, HSY Founder Nanette V. Hucknall answers your questions regarding relationships,...

How does Western psychology differ from other inner wisdom approaches?

Every wisdom approach, with the exception of mainstream psychology, refers to a...

How can I help people I care about who are struggling?

My heart feels strongest when I think about those I love.  How...

Can the beauty in nature help me to connect with my Heart, and ultimately to my Higher Self?

The heart plays a very crucial role in our ability to connect...

How can a yogi find their true inner self?

By opening the heart and mind to the deep inner wisdom that...

How can we utilize the Higher Self in modern day healthcare, both as the practitioner and the patient?

Despite the literal definition of psychology meaning “the study of the soul”,...

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What does “unconditional love” really mean?

Unconditional love is not associated with the ego; it is not personal...

What is psychological growth, and how is it different than spiritual growth?

Psychological growth is the development of a positive relationship with yourself and...

What is the spoken word, and why is it important for spiritual growth?

The words we say are far more important than people realize. Laugh...