15 05, 2020

Finding Delight In The Happiness Of Others

2020-05-15T02:33:11+00:00May 15th, 2020|Media|

The buddhist practice of MUDITA, or sympathetic joy, is finding delight in the happiness of others. Of the four brahmaviharas, the four highest qualities of the heart, mudita is said to be more difficult than the other three: loving-kindness, compassion and equanimity. As an example, let’s take the somewhat predictable [...]

11 12, 2019

The Noble Path – One Resolution To Rule Them All …

2019-12-17T15:17:51+00:00December 11th, 2019|Media, Uncategorized|

The publication of this article comes at a time when most of us are either planning, or have made, our annual New Year’s resolutions. The majority of us will predictably make our vows based on health issues: lose weight, stop smoking, eat better, or exercise more. Perhaps in light of [...]

13 08, 2019

The Noble Path Foundation Saving the Children

2019-11-14T05:28:03+00:00August 13th, 2019|Media|

by Cindi Juncal Our motto here at the The Noble Path Foundation is “Healthy Kids, Healthy World.” While our outreach programs to raise awareness on the importance of sound nutritional and lifestyle choices extend to all parts of the population, we focus primarily on the children because we believe it [...]

5 04, 2019

FOOD: Public Enemy #1 or Secret Super Power?

2019-04-05T17:34:14+00:00April 5th, 2019|Media|

Today, 2.1 billion people – nearly 30% of the world’s population – are either obese or overweight, according to a new analysis of trend data from over 185 countries. The rise in global obesity rates over the last three decades has been substantial and widespread, presenting a major public health [...]

18 05, 2017

Life’s a Beach: Celebrating National Volunteer Week in San Clemente

2017-05-18T22:02:05+00:00May 18th, 2017|Media|

By Shelley Murphy Parents of high schoolers trying to crack the college admission code are all too familiar with these words: community service and volunteer hours. As students start to consider their summer service options, National Volunteer Week falls on April 23-29, bringing awareness to the importance of volunteerism. Established [...]

18 05, 2017

High 5ive 4Fitness to Take Place at SCHS Saturday

2017-05-18T22:02:32+00:00May 18th, 2017|Media|

By Eric Heinz The Noble Path Foundation will host its third annual High 5ive 4Fitness athletic competition from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on May 13 at San Clemente High School. The event incorporates competition among all ages in the spirit of health and wellness. “We started it with the thought of [...]

19 08, 2015

Mike Katke

2017-01-06T05:04:36+00:00August 19th, 2015|Media|

It is with profound sadness that we report the passing of Mike Katke, our nutrition specialist here at The Noble Path Foundation. Mike and his girlfriend, Angel Philp, were killed when their motorcycle was involved in a traffic accident in Boulder, CO last Wednesday, August 12th. Mike’s international career as [...]

20 11, 2014

Noble Path Goodbye New Year’s Resolutions Hello Lifestyle Revolution

2017-01-06T05:04:37+00:00November 20th, 2014|Media|

by Shelley Murphy photos by ©Ross Whitaker/TNPF Click Here to see the article at As the calendar turns to 2015, thoughts turn to shedding old, unhealthy habits and adopting new fitness resolutions for the New Year. Cindi Juncal, president and founder of The Noble Path Foundation (TNPF), hopes to [...]

28 02, 2014

Turning the Tide on Childhood Obesity

2014-08-19T03:05:48+00:00February 28th, 2014|Media|

San Clemente Journal Cindi Juncal enrolled in So Cal Boot Camp’s three month fitness challenge in February 2012 and came out a winner—and, surprisingly, so did the youth of San Clemente. “If a fitness challenge can be life-changing to someone like me who is over 50, think of the endless [...]