A Book Not to Read: The Book of Mirdad by Mikhail Naimeh

Book blue cover with title The Book of Mirdad

“Millions of people have tried to write books so that they can express the inexpressible, but they have utterly failed. I know only one book, The Book of Mirdad, which has not failed; and if you cannot get to the very essence of it, it will be your failure, not his.” Osho I wanted to […]

Zena El Khalil’s Unique Artistic Process of Reconciliation

It’s time to start talking about our pain publicly. If we don’t talk, we can’t start the healing,” artist Zena el Khalil told the people gathered to see an exhibition of her work. Photo by: Imad Khachan Wearing a long, simple white frock, she stood in the middle of the recently opened Beit Beirut museum […]

Cindy Moussi Takes Readers on her Personal Journey to Mental Health

At the age of 43, Lebanese-Australian Cindy Moussi thought she had it all. Her son was grown up and independent, so it was time for a gap year – a year to step off the fast track and consider life’s deeper meanings, to figure out where to go from here. So, she left her fast-paced […]

Resonance of the Soul

  Samantha Howick Issa: Born in Montreal and living in Lebanon, she leads teacher training sessions and classes internationally. Alongside her yoga activities, she holds a BFA in Fine Arts from France and works as a painter and sculptor. A sacred tremor is found at the core of everything. The emanating vibrations from sound help […]