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Leh-Manali Highway, Himalayas, North India - The third of a series of reminiscences of my second trip to India, Summer 2014

One of the highest roads in the world, the Leh-Manali highway acts as a vital artery dissecting the most inhospitable regionsĀ of the Himalaya Mountains. 391 more words

Attending to our Karma

“Buddhism, particularly in its Tibetan form, often contains ritual ceremonies, or pujas, directed toward various Buddha-figures or fierce protectors in order to help dispel obstacles and accomplish constructive purposes.

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Escape to Shambala

“To my mathematical brain, the numbers alone make thinking about aliens perfectly rational. The real challenge is to work out what aliens might actually be like.” 549 more words


Review - The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Claire North

This will be my partially spoiler-y book review of The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August. The spoiler-y parts will not be major spoilers, but I find this book difficult to talk about without mentioning spoiler-y parts so I apologise in advance and I hope you enjoy my review and pick up this excellent book! 454 more words


The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Clare North

This novel has been an example of a book with big sci-fi or fantasy themes making headways in mainstream literary culture, much like The Time Traveller’s Wife or Never Let Me Go. 545 more words