Frankincense, from the heart of Oman

The story of Frankincense is an Arabian Tale. The name derived from the French ‘franc esens’ meaning ‘pure incense’, and has been used for thousands of years due to it’s scent and medical properties. Peaceful Oman is home to finest frankincense, carefully harvested with traditional techniques from the Boswellia Sacra tree. Frankincense is an aromatic…

The Art of Positive Emotions

Positive Emotions Create Upward Spirals and enhances emotional well-being. That is why it is called The Broaden-and-build Theory, in Positive Psychology. By broadening our perspectives and actions, we tend to build important and lasting physical, intellectual, psychological, and social resources. Shortly, positive emotions open our mind. Positive Psychology breaks it down to 10 different positive…

Memoars from The Alchemist

It all started with as a gift, that later came to be one the most retargeted readings of mine, The Alchemist by the well known author, Paulo Coelho. Every reading experience is unique to each person, due to experiences, interpretations, understandings and much more, but what I do believe is that this is a story…

Larkollen, Norway

An idyllic coastal village one hour downtown Oslo, with a cultural landscape of beautiful beaches, pine forests and old wooden villas.

The road to Mindfulness

One of the most inspiring people bringing mindfulness from East to the West, is Jon Kabat-Zinn, a Ph.D. who is known for his work as a scientist, writer, and meditation teacher, engaged in bringing mindfulness into the mainstream of medicine and society. Mindfulness is an eastern knowledge with a western approach, and is at its…

Online Design Souq

Collected pieces from different corners of the world. For more info, please send a request to shop@dailyplanetearth.com

Wisdom of Wabi-Sabi

Wabi-Sabi is the Japanese Philosophy and ancient wisdom, which teach us how to embrace and accept the beauty of imperfection, and to live a perfectly imperfect life. It breaks down traditional ways of the outlook of things and their existence. The concept itself is closely related to and has it’s roots in Zen Buddhism, and…

Elements of Ayurveda

Traditional medicine has strong historical and cultural roots, and has been a part of developing communities over decades. Ayurveda was born in India and means “Knowledge of Life”. Ayuh means life and Veda means knowledge in Sanskrit. It origins from the Vedas, the compendium of ancient Indian knowledge, and in The Charaka Samhita, and Sushruta…

Ginger and Juice

Ginger has been used in medicine for thousands of years, due to it’s many health benefits. The herb is a part of the Zingiberaceae family, which also includes turmeric, cardamom and galangal. The ginger is high in gingerol, a substance and active compontent with powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. Ginger may also be effective against exercise-induced muscle…

Benefits of Tea tree oil

Tea tree oil (melaleuca) is an essential oil from the native plant Melaleuca alternifolia. It has been used for almost 100 years as a healing treatment in Australia, and have antibacterial and anti-inflammatory qualities, why the oil is probably best known for its antibacterial activity.  3 ways how to use Tea tree oil: Tonic waterAdd…