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Sound as cinema

The formal system of Raga Yaman is constituted of both the ascending and descending scales. The scale is represented by:

Sa Ri Ga ma Pa Dha Ni… 2,077 more words

Culture

Permitting music to cross all boundaries

The manner in which airport officials have treated the issue of Ustad Amjad Ali Khan’s sarod being misplaced during his return flight from London to Delhi raises an alarm for government officials in our country and other concerned authorities in India to challenge the casualness with which the transportation of Indian instruments is dealt with worldwide. 558 more words

Culture

"The Myth of Empty Space" by Dallas Willard

I was at my extended family’s house yesterday and saw Dallas Willard’s The Divine Conspiracy on a side table. It is a bookish home, and I’m a bookish person, so I’m often flipping over books and picking up where people leave off. 1,003 more words

C.S. Lewis

Magic without humor

One can be zealously enthusiastic or evangelical about any belief system or cause. We live in a world now were there is a zealous group for every belief or cause–Young Earth Creationism, Old Earth Creationism, Intelligent Design, Pro-Life, Pro-Choice, Pro-Immigration, Anti-Immigration, Gun Rights, Gun Control, Global Warming… and the list goes on. 1,299 more words

People

Theological Reflections: Is Open Theism Biblical?

There are certain essential attributes that theology ascribes to God. These attributes are drawn from what is clearly revealed in the Bible about God’s nature. Among these essential attributes are: … 905 more words

Theology

Recommended Reading: July 12-18

Below are this week’s recommended blog posts from across the internet. As always, I hope that you find them interesting, informative, and thought-provoking. Best, JP… 171 more words

Theology

An Implacable Enemy: The Hamas Charter of 1988

Just so there is no mistake s to what Israel has to deal with…here is the Hamas Charter of 1988. (Source: http://avalon.law.yale.edu/20th_century/hamas.asp)

The Covenant… 9,062 more words

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