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Is the Hindu attitude defeatist or defiant?

Recently, somebody I know expressed a deep resentment towards her religion.  She is Hindu, and claimed she no longer believes in Hinduism.

Her main gripe was unfairness.  663 more words

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One book, one pen

Let us remember: one book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world” – Malala Yousafzai

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Buddhism

Apostasy Part 1 Seducing Spirits

1 Now the Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils; 2 Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot iron; 1 Timothy 4:1-2 (KJV)

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Death,
the guarantor of intense Life.
Daily awareness of mortality & Death
makes Life meaningful making dying more
bearable – ultimately making Death unregretful.

Death,
the guarantor of intense Life.
Awareness of mortality, is urged by Buddha,
Shiva, Confucius, Lao Tzu or Tse & even Plato
& so many others & not only because it’s imperative…
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On the Up & Up: Annapurna Day 2

Day 2 – Ghermu Phant – Tal

Early the next morning we set out for the next village – Tal – in one basic, ongoing direction – up. 1,032 more words

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