From the beginning of time, people were always fueled by their curiosity to find the answers to the unknown. Likewise, the director Darren Aronofsky takes on a big task of converting and interpreting almost a hundred of Biblical verses that tell a story about the Great Flood into a motion picture, Noah, which came out onto the big screen on March 31. The information supplied about Noah in … [Read more...] about Aronofsky Brings the Big Flood to the Screen: "Noah" Movie Review
I never realized that I held unforgiveness against someone. I was 22 years old and it really was a silly interaction between me and a well-known woman in the world of social services where I was starting my career. There was a group of us social services people at a table to brainstorm or talk about a particular topic when I made a comment about my growing up with a certain group of … [Read more...] about Why Forgiveness is Imperative – Sandy Sandmeyer
This month on Miss Millennia magazine we're learning about new spiritualities! Tracy Jennex is a Reiki Master in the tradition of Mikao Usui and has been practicing Reiki for nearly 10 years. During this time she has explored the use of supportive energetic tools such as crystals, feathers, and Tibetan bells. When appropriate, Tracy integrates these tools into her Reiki treatments offering “Reiki … [Read more...] about Interview with Reiki Master Tracy Jennex
Some may believe in one super being, others may believe in multiple. Some don't believe in anything, others have serious faith. Still there are those, whose ideas are always changing. Either way, it's a rather delicate subject that most of us tread lightly on. This is so, partly, because it's scary that our ideas of life after death and spirituality are all so different. If the world can't agree … [Read more...] about 3 Religions You’ve Never Heard Of
Discussing the evolution of the Virgin Mary in art would be like writing about the evolution of art itself. The mother of Jesus, who is one third of the Holy Trinity and the Son of God, plays a central role in Christianity, especially Catholicism. It is only fitting that she also plays an important role in Christian art. Now, keep in mind that people pray to Mary in order to get Jesus’s attention. … [Read more...] about Evolution of the Virgin Mary in Art
Curiosity is in everyone's nature. Sometimes, it’s just not enough to know what others tell you and what you’re supposed to know. For people, like me, the unknown is always fascinating and exciting. One of the things, that I’ve always been attracted to, is to be able to call spirits and communicate with them in order to find out what lies beyond our reality. Why it fascinates me? I definitely felt … [Read more...] about Glance Beyond Reality: How To Call Spirits
[adrotate banner="3"] Have you ever considered fashion and religion as being relevant to each other? They might just be more relevant than you think, and in the recent past they've been mixed in the fashion world in several ways: from high couture to ready-to-wear and especially in contemporary trends. If we go back a year, to spring 2013, we'll find that Dolce & Gabbana presented their … [Read more...] about Religious Influences on Fashion: Are They Relevant?
Religious art is artistic imagery using religious inspiration and motifs and is often intended to uplift the mind to the spiritual.This art involves ritual and cult practices as well as practical and operative aspects of the path to spiritual realization within the artist's religious tradition. Here are four major religious art works from around the world: Caravaggio’s The Calling of St. Matthew … [Read more...] about 4 Religious Art Works From Around The World
Every year on March 8th since 1911 International Women’s Day is celebrated. This holiday promotes the strength of women, gender equality, and breaking through that glass ceiling. It also recognizes the achievements of powerful women such as Mother Teresa and Helen Keller. So what can you do on this fine holiday? Read some inspirational quotes from women and about some inspirational women, … [Read more...] about International Women’s Day
You've just started a new job, it's your first year of college away from home, or you've joined a new group in your community and it's just you in the middle of the room by yourself. You know no one and are feeling very self conscious and scared; you want to make new friends. Getting to know new people can be one of the most exciting moments of your life, but it can also be one of the scariest … [Read more...] about Introvert vs Extrovert: How to Make New Friends
Is your romance written in the stars? Check out the compatibility of your horoscope signs! Aries Cancer: Aries must remember their vibrant personality might quickly overwhelm the emotional Cancer. Howver, if it is taken slow, this pairing offers a great change to pull a Cancer out of his or her shell. Leo: This fire on fire pairing will make for an energetic relationship where you … [Read more...] about What Horoscope Signs Are Compatible?