Greetings Fellow Massage Therapists and Healing Enthusiasts,
The words we speak carry tremendous meaning, often more significant than we may even be aware of. Let us delve into the origin and meaning of the word “massage.”
According to one Etymology dictionary, the English word massage is derived from the French word massage, meaning “friction or kneading.” The French may have borrowed the word massage from colonial India, where the Portuguese used the word amasser, or “to knead” from the Latin word massa, meaning “mass, dough.” It also may derive from the Arabic word massa, meaning "to touch, feel, handle;"
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March 28, 2014 Stone Massage
“Chakra is an old Sanskrit term meaning ‘wheel’ or ‘circle’ and is generally used to reference specific energy centers along the body’s meridian. Generally there are seven chakra points, although some systems include one or two extra points.” (http://projectinnerpeace.org/what-is-a-chakra/)
7 Chakra's Chakra 1: Base (or Root)Open: Feel safe, secure and welcome.Under-Active: Nervous or fearful.Over-Active: Resist change and are materialistic.
Chakra 2: SacralOpen: Feelings flow freely.Under-Active: Unemotional.Over-Active: Emotional all the time.
Chakra 3: SolarOpen: Feel in control and assertive.Under-Active: Passive and Indecisive.Over-Active: Aggressive.
Chakra 4: HeartOpen: Compassionate andRead More
January 29, 2014 Uncategorized
Have you ever seen someone walking their dog during the day, perhaps early morning or evening, and the owner looks so tired and the dog is so happy and alive I have, and it is at these times, in particular when our dog is walking us. Add a healing stone to your companions collar or your key chain to help guide to a brighter day. " THOUGHT OF THE DAY " Do pet's have souls ? I believe they do.
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August 19, 2013 Sonia Alexandra
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August 19, 2013 Energy Healing
"Chakra is an old Sanskrit term meaning 'wheel' or 'circle' and is generally used to reference specific energy centers along the body's meridian. Generally there are seven chakra points, although some systems include one or two extra points." (http://projectinnerpeace.org/what-is-a-chakra/)
Chakra 1: Base (or Root)
Open: Feel safe, secure and welcome.
Under-Active: Nervous or fearful.
Over-Active: Resist change and are materialistic.
Chakra 2: Sacral
Open: Feelings flow freely.
Over-Active: Emotional all the time.
Chakra 3: Solar
Open: Feel in control and assertive.
Under-Active: Passive and Indecisive.
Chakra 4: Heart
Open: Compassionate and friendly.
Under-Active: Cold andRead More
Back in March, 2013, The Huffington Post reported that the 2013 allergy season could be the worst yet due to climate changes. Allergens effect 55% of the U.S. population according to webmd.com, so what is a person to do to keep a clean bill of health? The answer varies from holistic approaches, home remedies, over-the-counter medications or prescribed medication. Which method do you prefer? Here's our favorites:
At-Home Sinus Remedies
Use a humidifier or vaporizer: Keeping your nasal cavities moist will allow them to drain. If you dry out the membranes, they become more irritated!Read More
Drink lots of fluids: Not only is this a good idea for the health of your skin and organs, but fluids thin the mucus and may help prevent your sinuses from blocking up.
Massage your sinus pressure
It may sound like a New Age fad, but stone and crystal healing has been part of Eastern science, including Traditional Chinese Medicine, for more than 5,000 years. Practitioners believe that by wearing a particular stone or enjoying a stone massage, our bodies (and those of our animals) can enjoy specific healing benefits.
How does Crystal Healing Work?
You’re probably wondering how a stone or crystal can possibly have any healing properties. The body’s cells transmit electrical signals that travel along nerves, carrying information to and from the brain and other organs. These signals tell the brain what the eyes see, what the ears hear and what the body feels. The brain returns these signals to their origin to dictate every move and response the body makes. Since the body is full ofRead More
September 6, 2012 What's New
Massage such a simple word yet has such deep meaning. Its always been love story for me from the time I was 8 year old and observed a massage therapist treating our neighbor after he had have a stroke and become paralyzed. And witnessing his slow but ultimate recovery and from that moment on my love story with massage began. After 4 decades I'm still as in enthusiastic and humble by the beautiful healing journey that I have had the opportunity to experience. This was a gift long ago as well as a challenge that drove me to action because of my firm beliefs in my healing power of human touch and human connection. More than ever our world needs us to all the men and women body workers who have dedicated themselves to this beautiful transformation journey. I say thank you and blessingRead More
August 30, 2012 Uncategorized
I just recently returned from an amazing trip back to my roots in Hungary and Germany meeting cousins and uncles that I have longed to meet a lifetime. The stories they shared with me reconfirmed my holistic journey. The love resilience and sheer will to survive human repression during War torn years. Gave me the answers to my own resilience and will never to give up. I'm truly blessed to be at this new cross road in my life and vow more than ever to continue my chosen path of healing energy work.
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July 12, 2012 Uncategorized
I just completed a treatment on a client, she loved the warmth of the stones, she had never experienced the profound emotional release that resulted. what a blessing.
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