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What Is Active Imagery?

What Is Active Imagery?

by Nischala Joy Devi. October 9, 2013. Recently, someone wrote in with a question, asking, “What is meant by active imagery?” In active imagery we formulate an action to work directly on an area in need of healing and, with concentration, we project that image to do the task. In choosing an active imagery tool for yourself it is helpful to base it on the stronger of your sentences. If possible, it’s good to combine the senses. For...

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Imagery: All Things Are Possible

Imagery: All Things Are Possible

by Nischala Joy Devi. September 7, 2013. A great story of healing came from a dear friend who was out for a walk on a wintry day. She stopped in the library; and, by the time she departed, the weather had turned to freezing rain and sleet. Putting her coat over her head to protect her from the elements, she proceeded to dash across the street. The oncoming car’s windows were a bit foggy, and my friend’s coat was gray. When the car...

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Bring Positive Power to Your Affirmations

Bring Positive Power to Your Affirmations

by Nischala Joy Devi. May 15, 2013. Our words and verbal expressions are powerful imagery. Affirmations have become a well-known way to inspire us to positive imagery. There is an ancient yogic technique called Pratipaksha Bhavana that simply means, “to cultivate the opposite.” If you are fearful and want not to feel that fear, cultivate courage. If normally critical, cultivate understanding. When we begin carefully to choose words...

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The Power of Imagery

The Power of Imagery

by Nischala Joy Devi. May 7, 2013. Imagery, our inner guidance, allows us to create and experience. It is the language of the mind. The mind speaks in images and then translates those images into words. When we listen to words or concepts, we interpret them in ways we are familiar with or that we can understand. We can practice positive imagery as a means to allow the mind and body to mobilize all available resources that assist in the healing...

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