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Parental Expectations, Perfectionism and Spirituality

A fascinating study from the University of Michigan has recently revealed a correlation between perfectionism, spirituality and parental expectations.

ChangĀ et al examined the relationships between perfectionism and spirituality in a sample of college students. 210 more words

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Are we each trying to make our representation of religion good? – Religion as: ‘the psychological process which continuously reconnects what we know and what we believe to our thoughts and actions.’ … 155 more words

Spiritual Development

Haiku, 27/2/15

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And so it went that
Humankind created God
In its own Image
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Rituals

This post is dedicated to my friends who do not yet accept that rituals still play a huge role in our lives.
No matter if we are religious or not, in the conventional sense of the word, we all feel something special when witnessing rituals being observed. 158 more words

Psychology

To TeBow or Not to TeBow

Traditions are odd things. They sprout from the circumstances of time, situation, and/or condition. Their existence likely meant more to the originating practitioners then than they do to practitioners now. 694 more words

Religiosity

Feed Me, Seymour!

Lent

lent/

noun

1. The period preceding Easter that in the Christian Church is devoted to fasting, abstinence, and penitence in commemoration of Christ’s fasting in the wilderness.

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Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy, 1877-1947: Art Historian, Writer and Philosopher

Thiru Arumugam

“The artist is not a special kind of person; rather each person is a special kind of artist” Ananda Coomaraswamy.

Sir Muttu Coomaraswamy (1834-1879) was the first Ceylon Tamil Knight. 1,557 more words

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