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When Nobody Cares ‘Til You Cut Yourself, Part 2

Trigger warnings: self-injury

Rash decisions tend to happen when we’re not thinking things through. When we don’t allow ourselves the necessary seconds to ask ourselves if what we desire in the heat of the moment is the best thing for us. 1,518 more words

Child Abuse

Why I Left

October is domestic violence awareness month

If you or someone you know is in an abusive relationship call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) 971 more words

Perils of Fundamentalism

Contributed by Anurag

Social media has been witnessing a ‘war’ between Hindu and Muslim fundamentalists, at times either in the name of anti-cow slaughter campaign, anti love jihad, venom spitting against observance of karwa-chauth etc. 1,089 more words

Politics

Escaping Quiverfull

If you follow this blog, there’s a good chance you also follow No Longer Quivering, the blog started by Vyckie Garrison, where I’ve also posted… 541 more words

Fundamentalism

Unchanging steel vs. malleable clay: Thoughts on how we interpret the Bible

I came across an interesting article today by blogger Andrew Sullivan titled “The Trouble With Religion“. In it, he quotes a New York Magazine interview of Dr.  1,089 more words

Written Reflections

New website about the Shugden Controversy and the Shugden / Anti-Dalai Lama protests

There is a new website totally dedicated to the Shugden Controversy and the Shugden / Anti-Dalai Lama protests that contains information, clarifications and refutations of the key claims of the campaigning Western Shugden group (NKT/ICS). 16 more words

New Kadampa Tradition

Why I Stayed

October is domestic violence awareness month

If you or someone you know is in an abusive relationship call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) 1,091 more words