Ashes and Ancestry 3

Ashes and Ancestry

There is often a topic that many of us are afraid to talk about or truthfully, unknowledgeable about. We often follow along with “social norms” or what we think is the right thing to do to be a good, loving, honoring person. This topic is – What to do with our deceased loved one’s ashes?

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Net Zero Building Project

This net-zero building in Santa Cruz is available for use by non-profit organizations. Pamela Davis, CEO of the Nonprofits Insurance Alliance of California (NIAC) believes in a leadership style that involves compassion and humility. This includes being passionate about the environment and “caring as deeply about other living things as you do about yourself”. With

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IFSA Learning Table

What is the difference between Biophilia and Feng Shui? Biophilia (love of nature) is not Feng Shui. In a nutshell, Feng Shui is about adaptation and finding a way to harmonize the elements of your life with nature. At the May 2022 IFSA Learning Table Event we discussed these concepts in more detail and you’ll

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Understanding Chinese Polestar Astrology – An Introduction to the Twelve Houses

You may be familiar with your star-sign: signs like Capricorn, Virgo, Aries are based on how the stars align with your date of birth in Western Astrology. Similar Astrological practices exist all across the world, such as Chinese Polestar Astrology (Zi Wei Dou Shu).  In Chinese practices, Polestar Astrology is very complex, basing itself in

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