Human Rights Day

Photo: USFWS, Sunrise, Big Stone December 10 is Human Rights Day Hashtag: #HumanRightsDay, #StandUp4HumanRights, #UDHR70 Human rights = a right that is believed to belong justifiably to every person Key Links http://www.un.org/en/events/humanrightsday http://www.un.org/depts/dhl/spanish/humanrights https://twitter.com/UNHumanRights Questions How is the Universal Declaration of Human Rights relevant today? How is Human Rights Day translated in other languages? How …

Human Rights

Photo Human rights = a right that is believed to belong justifiably to every person Celebrations December 10 is Human Rights Day. Human Rights Day Questions How is the Universal Declaration of Human Rights relevant today? How is Human Rights Day translated in other languages? How is Human Rights Day celebrated? What is the overlap …

Play

Photo Play = Engage in activity for enjoyment and recreation rather than a serious or practical purpose Quotes Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood. – Fred Rogers Embedded Tweets School playground equipment in …

Indigenous Peoples Day

Photo: Caldo de Piedra We celebrate the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples Day. Hashtag #IndigenousPeoplesDay In the past twenty years, this celebration has become a counter narrative to Columbus Day. USA Today reports that more cities are recognizing Native Americans on Columbus Day. The roots of rethinking the holiday go back several decades. …

Yoga

Photo: Fernando Garcia Aguinaco, Parivritta Parsvakonasana Yoga is one of the six systems of Indian philosophy. The word ‘yoga’ originates from the sanskrit root yuj which means Union. On the spiritual plane, it means union of the Individual Self with the Universal Self. Yoga is the union of the body, mind, emotions and intellect. Sage …

Editors

Poster Want to change this world? Planeta.com thanks friends for contributing directly on this website. We are testing how to add editors for those who wish to add stories, preview and recap events, and engage in a dynamic conversation of sorts via the social web. Recruiting readers and writers in our 25+ year slow adventure …

Conscious Travel

Photo: Labyrinth Conscious Travel = Being mindful of the impact and opportunities within travel as hosts and visitors and taking action to advance the best possible outcomes for all Conscious travel and tourism are terms favored by Planeta.com. Simply put, it is traveling with one’s conscience and connecting with others in a particular place. Empathy …

Beautiful

Adjectives Beautiful = pleasing the senses or mind aesthetically Beauty is a characteristic that provides a perceptual experience of pleasure or satisfaction Wikipedia Beauty Also see: Nizhóní = That is beautiful = Bonito (Diné) Translating: Fill your eyes with beauty Spanish: Llena tus ojos con la belleza French: Remplissez vos yeux avec la beauté Quotes …