Ways to practice Beauty include living simply, clearing clutter, nature walks, ikebana, the tea ceremony, and the specific spiritual practices below.

Very simple, yet lovely table setting with flowers and a lit candle.Add Beauty to Spiritual Practice by Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat reminds us how flowers and candles, for example, can make a plain moment special.

Beautiful green glass vase with fish designs on it, placed on a wooden table.Blessing Ceremony by Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat is a way to honor beautiful and meaningful objects.

Little boy wearing green gloves, putting some litter into a bag held by another child.Clean-Up Day by Kristin Ritzau gives suggestions for saving and protecting your environment in concert with kindred spirits.

A person holding a box of clothes labeled "Donate"Decluttering by Brooks Palmer offers strong, clear ways to tell which of your belongings are superfluous.

An octopus underwater with pretty colors and its tentacles floating around it.Finding Subtle Beauty by Pir Vilayat Inayat Khan teaches a Sufi practice for cultivating sensitivity to that which transpires behind the apparently ugly.

Tomato soup served in pretty white bowls with gold silverware.Good Dishes by Susyn Reeve recommends not merely saving fine china and silver for special occasions.

Painting of a woman bending through a mirror, embracing herself.Looking Beyond the Facade by Shoni Labowitz allows you to look in the mirror and love who you see.

Closeup of a man's hands holding a homemade ceramic challis.Notice Beauty in Worship by Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat calls us to pay attention to how worship elevates simple elements into their highest potential.

A blue peacock with his tail spread out behind him.The Peacock by Mike George helps you set an intention to look at each person and object with fresh eyes.

A dark blue night sky with zillions of tiny stars.Perfection in the Sky by Tom Cowan calls you to recognize the beauty that cannot be achieved on earth but which nonetheless brings us peace and wonder.

Several Women's Beauty magazine covers together.What Is Your Ideal Beauty by Julia Cameron eschews media manipulation of self image.

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