A Labyrinth at the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden

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Step Into Your Power I had the great pleasure to present a life-transforming labyrinth experience at one of my favorite places: the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden. We scheduled two events in which students learned the ancient tool of walking a labyrinth for healing, wholeness and meditation. Labyrinths date back as early as 400 BCE. I created […]

Let Loose the Reins

Empowering Women

Who shaped you into the person you are today? Who had the most profound influence on your life?  Who are your mentors and teachers? These are important questions in order to understand who you really are as a human being. Your mentors and teachers influence who you become. They shape your values, your passions and […]

What Do You Read?

Author Dorit Brauer

Reading is a form of prayer, a guided meditation that briefly makes us believe we’re someone else, disrupting the delusion that we’re permanent and at the center of the universe. Suddenly (we’re saved!) other people are real again, and we’re fond of them. —George Saunders Your reading preferences influence how you see the world and […]

Your Imagination is Your Super Power!

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Learn about the True Power of your Imagination Did you know that our brain is unable to discern the difference between what is real and what is imagined? A scientific research study showed that for runners who run in real life, and runners who comfortably sit on a sofa while imagining they are running, the […]

Living Fearlessly

Dorit Brauer

One of the most frequent questions people asked me after my 2006 solo cross country motorcycle adventure is if I wasn’t afraid to travel across the US all by myself. To be honest with you, fear never crossed my mind, only absolute excitement. I have always felt the urgency to live my life to the […]

Podcast: Happier, Healthier and Better Every Day!

Meditation, Reflexology, Art with Dorit Brauer

Please check out the interview with Dr. Bunny Vreeland. Dr. Vreeland and I met 14 years ago when I lived in California. In our conversation I recall significant turning points in my life, living in different countries, art, my modern day solo motorcycle pilgrimage, the gifts from my ancestors and trans-generational healing and the one […]

Free online class: The Art Of Spiritual Journeying

Dorit Brauer

– Learn easy to practice tools to shift your consciousness from negative to positive – Journey within – Overcome fear – Trust your inner guidance – Learn how to walk a labyrinth – Create inner peace   Award-winning artist and Author Dorit Brauer invites you to an inspiring lecture about the Art of Spiritual Journeying. […]

My Mom’s Secret to Good Health

Healthy Aging

Healthy Habits – Learn my Mom’s Secret to Good Health I love my mom. The most important lesson she taught me is to always be grateful and to never take anything for granted. She loves travel and certainly infused me with the travel bug. She inspires me every day. Now in her mid-80’s my mom […]

Valentine’s Day Open your Heart Meditation

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Learn to love and accept yourself fully. Learn quick & easy steps for good communication. Find harmony, peace and love in all your relationships. Heal your Heart. The guided meditation is accompanied by a ‘Sound Bath’ – the relaxing sound of Quartz Crystal Singing Bowls, which induce alpha wave level activity of the brain, balance […]

Winner of the 2016 Immigrant Entrepreneur Award

Immigrant Entrepreneur Award

I am very honored to be the recipient of the 2016 Immigrant Entrepreneur Award from Global Pittsburgh in recognition of my achievements and for enriching the Pittsburgh region with my talent and tenacity since my arrival in 1998. Learn more about the Immigrant Entrepreneur Award: Pittsburgh is a vibrant and multicultural city that is diverse and ever-changing. […]

Ancestral Strength & The Power of Strong Roots

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Please enjoy the newest video: The Ancestral Strength Guided Meditation. A Guided Meditation for You This guided imagery meditation opens the door for trans-generational healing and thus allows you to connect to your inner strength and an unbound life force. Imagine there is a life force you receive through both of your birth parents, a force that […]

Spiritual Journeys Celebration

meditation & motorcycles

Celebrating International Female Ride Day and World Labyrinth Day Author Dorit Brauer organizes every first Saturday in May a Spiritual Journey in celebration of International Female Ride Day and World Labyrinth Day. In celebration of the 10th International Female Ride Day and World Labyrinth Day participants joined this special event in May 2016: A Motorcycle […]

Experience the Power of the Labyrinth

Happiness in the Labyrinth

On Saturday May 2, 2015, the seventh annual World Labyrinth Day, I built a 7-circuit labyrinth at the Pittsburgh Public Market. While creating the labyrinth a motorcycle gang of 150 plus bikes rode by. A good sign! Labyrinths are sacred circles found in every culture around the globe, dating back thousands of years. The labyrinth […]

What do you see when you meditate?

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Experience the Joy of Meditation Years ago, when I taught meditation at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and for Highmark, I was asked to participate in the movie: Sight of Stillness – What do you see when you meditate? We recorded a meditative experience. Then the artist created the visual images. 
I love seeing […]

Spiritual Nourishment at Farm To Table Pittsburgh

Dave Crawley KDKA TV and Dorit Brauer

The Farm to Table Conference in Pittsburgh is my favorite annual conference. It focuses on what is essential. Keep it local, keep it real. Having grown up on a dairy farm in Germany’s Lower Rhine Valley, Farm To Table is very close to my heart. It supports local farmers, local businesses and the local economy. […]

Imagine a Labyrinth at every Police Department

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Meditative Pathways Check out this incredible labyrinthine design at the Polizeipräsidium Bochum, Germany; sent to me by friends in Germany. The police department was built between 1926 to 1929 in the late expressionistic style. Imagine having a labyrinth at every police department. How cool would that be!!! Incredible labyrinthine design at the Polizeipräsidium Bochum, Germany. […]

Perdido Bay Meditation 3

Meditative Sunset

Please enjoy the pictures of the stunning Perdido Bay sunset. The sky was on fire, a truly magical moment. In today’s meditation you will learn to travel in your light body and heal memories from the past. Please join:   The spiritual journey invites you to become the observer of your life, to step out […]

We are here to make the impossible possible

Pittsburgh Marathon

Training for a marathon? Use guided imagery and succeed. I love challenges and enjoy pushing my boundaries to the limits and see how far I can go. The year 2000 brought the idea to celebrate the new millennium with the special challenge of running a marathon. My routine had consisted of three miles, which I […]

Perdido Bay Meditation 2

Perdido Bay

Morning meditation at Perdido Bay, Alabama. You are invited to join:   Today enjoy focusing your heart and mind on gratitude. Focus on everything that is good and on everything you are thankful for. Every thought that enters your mind creates reality. Carefully choose your thoughts.   Focus on the qualities that bring joy, light, […]

Perdido Bay Meditation 1

Perdido Bay Meditation

During my recent visit to Alabama I enjoyed spending many hours at Perdido Bay in quiet meditation. You are invited to join:   Please close your eyes and bring your awareness to your breathing. You breathe so easily to your abdomen. Imagine a radiant bright shining ball of light right above your head. Feel the […]

The Labyrinth Circles are Growing

Book Event

What is the Big Deal with Labyrinths? Find the answer: Invite award-winning Autor Dorit Brauer to your book club or book event. Dorit creates personalized labyrinth experiences and shares her expertise in spiritually adventurous and authentic living, as she did for the Bethel Park Women’s Club. Labyrinths are sacred circles found in every culture around the […]