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Why Does Your Soul Seek Experiences To Grow?

Saul, in the last post, you said we would have a look at the reasons why souls seek out experiences to grow while their on the earthly plane. 779 more words

Spiritual Subject

Phases of the moon

Once I was a new moon, unseen, hidden in the dark universe of my mother’s womb. As she fed on the sun, swallowing sunlight silently gathered by plants, I grew into a small sliver of a crescent moon – a mere curl of the girl I would be. 300 more words

Writing

Death of a Literary Legend: RIP to Sir Terry Pratchett

Very sad news arrived in the fantasy/sci-fi community yesterday: Sir Terry Pratchett, prolific fantasy/sci-fi writer, has passed away after an eight-year battle with Alzheimer’s. He wrote over 70 novels, many of which are considered modern classics.  176 more words

The Buddha's wisdom - Going beyond cause and effect, beyond birth and death, beyond happiness and suffering - Ajahn Chah

The worldly way is to do things for a reason, to get some return, but in Buddhism we do things without any gaining idea. The world has to understand things in terms of cause and effect…

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HAIKU -- 03012015-5

into the pain of light

at Mema’s hands — the darkness

I must bear alone

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Poetry

Saved by the flood

The texts for Sunday, February 22, 2014 (Lent 1B): Genesis 9:8-17Psalm 25:1-101 Peter 3:18-22; and Mark 1:9-15

“And baptism, which this prefigured, now saves you — not as a removal of dirt from the body, but as an appeal to God for a good conscience, through the resurrection of Jesus Christ” – 1 Peter 3:21… 490 more words

Sparks From The Lectionary

Chanting Hare Krsna

Living beings who are entangled in the complicated meshes of birth and death can be freed immediately by even unconsciously chanting the holy name of Kṛṣṇa, which is feared by fear personified. 407 more words

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada