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In honor of Earth Day, what steps do you take to tread more lightly on the Earth?

lt krisI'm trying to commute more on my bike and buy less stuff.

Kris Ayer
Santa Cruz | Nurse/Midwife

 

 

 

 

 

lt joshUse less water for lawn irrigation.

Josh Smith
Santa Cruz | Project Manager

 

 

 

 

 

 lt janWe really try to cut back on our use of plastics. We use a lot of reusable cups and bags and things like that so that we’re not adding to the landfills.

Jan Asendorf
Ontario, Canada | Social Worker

 

 

 

 

lt garrettEarth Day 2014 I will start composting at my house.

Garrett Lack
San Jose | Teacher

 

 

 

 

 

 lt taviaI think first and foremost is to avoid plastics. That’s the best thing that you can do for the Earth. And reduce, reuse, recycle.

Tavia Danch
Santa Cruz | Program Manager

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We are in the time and under the influence of Sagittarius, sign of the wanderer, good food, good music, and the joy (Jupiter as ruler) that occurs from giving to others while simultaneously giving thanks from our hearts. Having the Thanksgiving holiday during the month of Sag is not a mistake. No other sign understands joy (an aspect of the Soul) as Sag (except Pisces when not in despair). “Sag is a beam of directed and focused light. The beam reveals a greater light ahead, illuminating the Way to the center of the Light,” emitting the Ray of Joyfulness. Thanksgiving is a time for gratitude; in the form of prayers, thoughts, feelings, wishes, hopes and greetings. Gratitude is something we still need to learn. Gratitude creates goodwill. Together, gratitude and goodwill create the “thought-form of solution” for humanity and our world’s problems. Gratitude and goodwill are the prerequisites for the reappearance of the Christ, the Aquarian World Teacher. In Ancient Wisdom texts it is written, “being grateful is the hallmark of one who is enlightened.” Gratitude comes from the Soul—the characteristics of which are love and wisdom (Ray 2). Gratitude is scientifically and occultly (mental, not emotional) a releasing agent. Gratitude liberates us and everything around us. Also a service to others, gratitude is deeply scientific in nature, releasing us from the past and laying open our future path leading to the new culture and civilization, the new laws and principles, the rising light of Aquarian, the Age of Friendship and Equality. The Hierarchy lays much emphasis upon gratitude. Let us be grateful this year and this season together. And so now the days of light illuminating the darkness begin (December’s festivals and feast days). Happy Thanksgiving, everyone. I am grateful for all of you, my readers.

 

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