Around 400 years ago there were plenty of virgin forests that covered much of the United States. As the centuries rolled on, much of these precious forests have been cleared away. Even though it is said that most of our oxygen comes from the oceans surrounding us, the lack of interaction between trees and humans affects our health in many ways.
Today, about 90% of the original forests in the United States are gone. For this reason, some Taoist masters have pointed out that there is less chi or quality of energy in the air than there was in the past. This can be quite a daunting discovery. Yet, with the mindset of a true yogin we will not be totally affected by all the destruction that is going on in our modern-day world
It is often said that: the lotus grows out of the mud. Since the lotus flower…
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