“Is it ok if I pray?” Fatima asked. I suppose I should have appreciated the courtesy, but part of me was shocked - and a little offended. “Of course, you can pray.” I told her. “Put in a good word for me while you’re at it.”
Lauren Taus is a licensed, clinical therapist and yoga teacher with nearly two decades of experience. Lauren works with her clients and students to identify old stories that disrupt present moment experience. Through conscious embodiment, Lauren restores the power of choice and helps others to consciously create an optimized, empowered life experience.
Khaled is among the foremost figures in the Palestinian community working toward peace and reconciliation between Palestinians and Israelis. He co-founded three groundbreaking organizations and he’s received a number of international prizes for his work, including the UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Prize for the promotion of nonviolence and tolerance.
In this conversation, Khaled speaks to the importance of hope, love and acceptance as well as the power of friendship with the “other.” Khaled’s views are not necessarily mainstream, but he’s outspoken and eager to share the light of peace with his people over coffee and cigarettes.