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The World Goodwill Newsletter is a regular publication highlighting the energy of goodwill in world affairs. The newsletter presents a universal spiritual approach to topics of concern. We draw attention to the work of uplifting humanity done in many different fields by civil society, the United Nations, and other actors. A sample of topics covered include: UN Reform; The impact and meaning of the 2004 Tsunami; Spiritual aspects of business, and; Laws, Goodwill and Justice.

CURRENT ISSUE

WORLD GOODWILL NEWSLETTER 2014 No. 1

THE AIR THAT WE BREATHE

The invisible combination of gases that we call air is one of the foundations of life on Earth. Circulation within the atmosphere is the basis of life; as the winds blow freely across the surface of the Earth, so air circulates in the lungs, and blood in the veins. more...

THE BREATH IS THE LIFE

Throughout the history of human spirituality, with its diversity of myths, practices and beliefs, the breath has always been a source of meditation and reflection. This is not surprising. Breath is linked with Life. To breathe is to live. When human beings, along with mammals, birds and reptiles, are born they take their first breath – and with their last breath, life withdraws from the body. more...

THE FUMES OF MATERIALISM

Because of the freely flowing nature of the atmosphere, we do not usually think of air pollution as an indoor problem. Yet it is present in both developed and developing nations, though in different ways. Smoke poses a hazard to many in developing countries - the smoke from indoor cooking stoves and from indoor lighting. more...

TWO GLOBAL SUCCESS STORIES

One of the major difficulties in dealing with air and atmospheric pollution is that corporate interests, often driven by short-term goals and the need to maximize market share and profits, resist regulation, inhibiting the development of technological processes and economic structures that might support a shift towards a healthy atmosphere. more...

IMAGE CREDITS:Front: Doug Worrall photography – (pics4twitts.com)
p.3: add1sun – (flickr.com Creative Commons)
p.5: column 1 – Practical Action – (www.practicalaction.org)
column 2 – dcmaster – (flickr.com Creative Commons)
p.6: NASA – (www.nasa.gov)
p.7: column 1 – hi_dr_rat – (flickr.com Creative Commons)
both columns – mckaysavage – (flickr.com Creative Commons)

FEATURED ITEMS

Energy Follows Thought: Discussing the nature of the energy or etheric body; how the quality of our thinking influences the energies flowing through that body; the existence of a Divine Plan; using the mind in constructive service; the key importance of group thought; and meditation projects such as Triangles which bring these ideas together.

The Energy of Goodwill:exploring the connection between goodwill and service.

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