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“After walking a labyrinth, the two hemispheres of the brain become balanced.” – Suzette Martinez Standring

“Walking the spiral path of twists and turns is an ancient spiritual exercise. “Often the words labyrinth and maze are used interchangeably, but they are not the same. A maze is a network of paths and dead-ends, and one has to puzzle her way out. In contrast, a labyrinth has only one way in and […]

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World Labyrinth Day Picnic and Walk in High Park

Come share in a celebration of Labyrinths in the world! Starting at 3:00 pm, Saturday May 7th at the High Park Labyrinth. • Bring a picnic • Bring your pet • Bring the family Northwest of Grenadier Café in heart of High Park For more information: Please contact Lutia lutialausane@sympatico.ca (416) 588-3121

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Toronto City of Labyrinths Project Jane’s Walk — Saturday May 7, 2011 6 p.m. Christie Subway Station

Toronto has become a City of Labyrinths. Presently, we may have the greatest physical number of labyrinths of any City in The World. This Jane’s Walk will help us understand why. Since 2002, the Toronto City of Labyrinths Project has been aiming to place a semi-permanent labyrinth within walking distance of every Torontonian. This Jane’s […]

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Spring Equinox Labyrinth Walk: Toronto Public Labyrinth, Trinity Square Park – Sunday, March 20, 2011

Friends of the Labyrinth Community Network invite you to “celebrate the vernal equinox, the spring equinox – the day exactly halfway between the solstices, the day that the sun shines directly on the equator and night and day are of equal length.  It is the earth’s day of balance…Stand completely still for a moment and […]

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Winter Solstice Labyrinth Walk with Music — Toronto Public Labyrinth

Winter Solstice Labyrinth Walk with Music – Tuesday December 21 2010 Toronto Public Labyrinth 12 noon – 1 p.m.

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Little Ones running around Chalk Labyrinth — Pedestrian Sunday Kensington Market

This was Second Last Pedestrian Sunday of the year and the last one before Election Day.

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Summer Solstice World Drum – High Park Labyrinth Walk

This walk took place in the early evening on the Summer Solstice, at the High Park Labyrinth on June 21, 2010. This Drum is travelling The World bringing attention to Mother Earth by being part of numerous ceremonies. Filmed and edited by Irma Haggith of Amaze Your Mind Labyrinths.

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“Labyrinths Are Awesome!” – Oglaf

Labyrinth, is a one page Oglaf story. It features the king from A Very Deep Chasm and his advisor. Synopsis The king receives a tribute of a large cheese, and his advisor suggests housing it in a Labyrinth. The king asks about the advisor’s obsession with labyrinths, to which the advisor replies, “Labyrinths are awesome!”. […]

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“Field Trip Wednesday: A Day at The Park – A Highlight: Walking The Labyrinth” – Sarah Rosen

“this week after gymnastics we met the kids’ cousin at Christie Pits park for some playground action. it was a fine spring day. “a highlight: walking the labyrinth.” “bears like it, too.” Re-blogged from Sarah Rosen’s blog Sweet Things.

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Yelp Review: Christie Street Traffic Island Labyrinth

We had heard rumors. Walking outside of Christie station on the TTC, we look down… suddenly we see it… artfully laid out on the ground…  The labyrinth. No, this has absolutely nothing to do with David Bowie.

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Winter Fun Day – Snow Labyrinth

Snow Labyrinth, Toronto City of Labyrinths Project, Winter Fun Day, Christie Pits Park

It is the halfway point between the twin holidays of Christmas and Family Day in Toronto. The Friends of Christie Pits Park have organized Winter Fun Day, an afternoon of skating, storytelling, pizza, and hot chocolate.

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Labyrinths in Islam – Hidden in Plain Sight . . . Five Times a Day

Bismillah Bismillah — In the Name of God Alone — is spoken aloud and whispered upon the lips millions of Muslims — and some Arabic speaking Christians — before they began any endeavour, simple and ordinary or complex and involved. I found myself catching the Fajr — Dawn — prayers at the Dawah Centre in […]

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Pedestrian Sundays Kensington Market, 6th Anniversary of the Blackout – Pin Wheel Labyrinth Game

Pedestrian Sundays – Blackout Anniversary Car-Free edition. August 16, 2009, 12 p.m. – 10 p.m. Streets Are For People present Pedestrian Sundays marking the 6th Anniversary of the Blackout. For the sixth anniversary of the memorable day when we all realized that we consume too much, we will celebrate by turning the lights out! All […]

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Last 100 Days Photo Project: Day 48 – Lovers in a dangerous time

By Thom Hamilton, Last 100 Days Photo Project August 14th 2003 45 million people on the eastern seaboard of North America had their lives go dark. Everyone has a slightly different way to remember that day, I tend to have very fond memories. Never in my life have I seen community come together like it […]

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Ossington Avenue Blackout Party – Walk a Luminaria Candlelight Labyrinth

As part of the ongoing Toronto City of Labyrinths Project, you are invited to walk a Giant Candlelight Luminaria Labyrinth slightly hidden somewhere along Ossington Avenue. If you discover the secret location early enough, you can help light up the many many many many candles. Blackout Party – Friday August 14, 2009 28 venues from […]

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