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Dissecting the Dalai's visit

On April 5, the fourteenth Dalai Lama will address a large crowd of Buddhists at the Yidiga Choedzin in Arunachal Pradesh’s Tawang town. While thousands of Buddhist Monpas are eagerly waiting to see their spiritual leader speak, a man considered a living god, not everyone in Arunachal Pradesh is enthusiastic about his visit. 987 more words

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My Own Happiness Project

One of my friends recently gifted me a copy of Gretchen Rubin’s book, The Happiness Project. In my lifetime, I have read quite a few books on happiness and I read about the topic whenever I get a chance. 1,164 more words


Buddhism: A New Frontier In The China-India Rivalry

For both China and India, Buddhism is a useful enhancer of cultural soft power. The religion has, over the past decade, increased in importance for India as New Delhi tries to re-energize the religious tradition and integrate it into the country’s cultural strength; for China, meanwhile, Buddhism is an important means of soothing domestic discontent and staving off risks to its territorial integrity.

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Books that change our lives

I recently read two amazing books, although they are not self-help books I found they challenge me both physically and spiritually. I’ve learned about self discovery and evolving new potential on a personal level. 616 more words


60th Anniversary Of European Union


60 years on from the signing of the Treaty of Rome the leaders of the 28 EU nations….what? Only 27 have shown up?..the leaders of 27  member nations have gathered in the Italian capital to celebrate the diamond anniversary of the most dysfunctional ‘conscious coupling’ in modern history. 605 more words


I Have Your Back

I watched the news,  “I hope they will feel it,” I thought to myself and felt ashamed right away. 356 more words

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