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Articles: The Ancient Heart of ForgivenessBy Jack Kornfield | August 23, 2011
Jack Kornfield shares extraordinary stories of forgiveness--and explains how the next story could be yours.
Videos and Podcasts: The Ancient Heart of ForgivenessBy Jack Kornfield | August 23, 2011
Jack Kornfield shares extraordinary stories of forgiveness—and explains how the next story could be yours.
Videos and Podcasts: What Forgiveness MeansBy Jack Kornfield | August 21, 2011
The acclaimed teacher and author explains that forgiveness isn’t quick, easy, or sentimental. But it’s invaluable for your own well-being.
Videos and Podcasts: Forgive for YouBy Jack Kornfield | August 14, 2011
Jack Kornfield explains that we should forgive for the sake of our own dignity and fulfillment.
Videos and Podcasts: Forgiveness MeditationBy Jack Kornfield | August 7, 2011
The acclaimed author and teacher leads a meditation to practice forgiveness of others and of oneself, and to seek forgiveness.
Videos and Podcasts: 12 Principles of ForgivenessBy Jack Kornfield | August 6, 2011
The acclaimed author and teacher explains the principles that are integral to the process of forgiving, according to Buddhist philosophy.
Raising Happiness: Tuesday Tip: Embrace a MistakeBy Christine Carter | May 3, 2011
One thing you can do today to be happier.
Articles: Just One Thing: Drop the CaseBy Rick Hanson | April 19, 2011
Have you built a "case" against someone who wronged you? Rick Hanson explains how to let it go.
Raising Happiness: Tuesday Tip: Forgive SomeoneBy Christine Carter | April 19, 2011
One thing you can do today to be happier.
Articles: Forgiveness Gets its Close-UpBy Jason Marsh | April 14, 2011
An interview with Helen Whitney, director of the new PBS documentary, Forgiveness: A Time to Love and a Time to Hate.
Raising Happiness: What To Do When You Are UnhappyBy Christine Carter | April 6, 2011
Feeling better after we feel bad
Research Digest Items/Studies: What’s an Apology Really Worth?
Raising Happiness: That’s So Irritating! Last Minute Advice for Surviving the HolidaysBy Christine Carter | December 22, 2010
Dealing with difficult people over the holidays, yourself included
Articles: How to Make an Apology WorkBy Whitney Patterson | December 20, 2010
A new study offers an important tip to anyone looking for forgiveness.
Research Digest Items/Studies: When Do We Forgive?
Articles: Holiday HealingBy Joshua Coleman | December 15, 2010
Joshua Coleman discusses how to make the holidays a time for family closeness, not conflict.
Videos and Podcasts: Holiday Traditions that Raise HappinessBy Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 6, 2010
Stressors increase during the holidays, but some holiday traditions make us happier than others.
Raising Happiness: Podcast: Holiday Traditions that Raise HappinessBy Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 6, 2010
Combat holiday stress with positive tradtions
Research Digest Items/Studies: How to Recover from Being Wronged
Emma Seppala explains how compassionate workplaces are good for employee health and the corporate bottom line.
A new report finds that fitting work with family isn't just a women's issue. Jeremy Adam Smith offers 10 tips for helping fathers to navigate a changing landscape at home and on the job.
A new study shows how seeking happiness at the right time may be more important than seeking happiness all the time.
New research suggests that cutting back on life’s pleasures helps us enjoy them significantly more.
A new documentary reveals the power of mindfulness and neuroplasticity. Bay Area residents can catch a screening tonight at Stanford University.
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