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Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 6
AS THE WORM TURNS Health and well being are part of the natural birthright of the human being. With all of its organs intact, the right diet, exercise and mental focus, a human body can overcome any disease. Even so, the effects of living in this...
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Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 5
WHERE I LAY MY HEAD IS HOME A foot and light-hearted I take to the open road, Healthy, free, and the world before me, The long brown path before me leading Wherever I choose. Henceforth I ask not for good fortune, I myself am good fortune, Henceforth I...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
Resurrection of the Higher Self
In July of 1989, a controversial article crossed the managing editor's desk of an equally controversial magazine. This article was never actually published in the quarterly publication, then known as The Magical Blend , even though it was well documented by...
Body Mysteries >> Psychoactive Substances
Trance-formation (The Cosmic Tao of the Sexes)
The purest outpouring of love between the sexes, is as a miniature super-nova of ecstatic union. Reciprocating pleasure becomes the engine that feeds the fires of passion. Passion becomes dynamic fuel for love. It is an engine that runs with the force of a...
Body Mysteries >> Yoga
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
Martin Luther
Martin Luther was a German theologian, a priest and a monk, a scholar and a writer. He was the leading figure of the Protestant Reformation.
Saga of Times Past >> Biography
Meditation and Kaballah II
Meditation is one of the most vital elements of occult and esoteric practices, especially in the study of the Kaballah. I've heard it said that prayer is talking to the Divine and meditation is listening for the answers. I've also heard that the answers come...
Mind >> Meditation

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6 The Ascetic Practices (Dhutangas)
Bodies of Sanctity: Ascetic Practices in Late Imperial China
Women's Ascetic Practices during the Song
Discuss the growth and impact of asceticism/monasticism upon the
ascetic life, which also helped influence this practice of monasticism.
Leading the Life of Angels: Ascetic Practice and Reflection in the
Ascetic Practice and Reflection in the Writings of Evagrius of Pontus. David E. Linge.

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About Jiuhua Mountain Temple Fair
After 75 years of ascetic practices and meditations of the Dharma, he passed away at the age of 99 on July 30 of the lunar calendar. His dead body was put in a vat for three years yet remained uncorrupted.
The Nine Days of Av and Vegetarianism
The traditional mourning rituals of Tishat Hayamim stem from second temple ascetic practices, which included vegetarianism. The impetus for Tishat Hayamim stems from the mishnaic statement that, “From the first days of Av, one lessens one's joy.
The spiritual system of Islam
They invented spiritual exercises and their ascetic practices which will kill one's physical desires and render the body senseless, and even useless.

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Asceticism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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asceticism rejection of bodily pleasures through sustained self-denial and self- mortification, with the objective of strengthening spiritual life.
Ascetic practices - definition of Ascetic practices by the Free Online
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Religious Ascetism - Its Abuse

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