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Thirty shariah laws

They’re bad for all societies and need to be scrapped in the modern world. 3,944 more words

World Religions

Who is my neighbor?

While traveling in Israel, Ralph – our tour guide – told our group about a distinction made between Muslim and non-Muslim land. The first is “Dar al-Islam,” (house of Islam) or “Dar al-Salam” (house of peace) as distinct from “Dar al-Harab” (house of war) or “Dar al-Kufr” (house of the Infidel). 500 more words


Aldous Huxley and the Perennial Philosophy

I will let Wikipedia handle the finer details of Aldous Huxley’s biography, and stick with the themes most pertinent to our inquiry.

Though most famous for his early satirical and pacifist writing ( 3,496 more words


Stained Cloak--RonovanWrites Haiku Challenge #71

I maintain that every major religion of the world – Buddhism, Christianity, Confucianism, Hinduism, Islam, Jainism, Judaism, Sikhism, Taoism, Zoroastrianism – has similar ideals of love, the same goal of benefiting humanity through spiritual practice, and the same effect of making their followers into better human beings.

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Ideas For Preserving Our Planet