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Buddha, the enlightened one, is primarily referred to Siddhartha Sakyamuni Gautama, the historical founder of Buddhism. He was a prince of a small kingdom in Kalinga (now Orissa), Northern India.
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History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
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
People of the Book: Fighting the Holy War
At the heart of most of the world's great religions, there is a sacred text. This is usually a compilation of the words of the enlightened founder of the path or the interpretations of the life and teachings of this founder. Within this text is contained the...
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Ascetic convolutional codes
Ascetic convolutional codes contain fewer edge labels than other convolutional codes.
The Ascetic Ideal and the New Testament: Reflections on the
X, the Byzantine Ascetic and Spiritual Fathers. (Buchervertriebsanstalt: ..
That horror of life and its suffering had already produced the ascetic ideal.
Paul: Anti-Marriage? Anti-Sex? Ascetic?
marriage, and celibacy in 1 Corinthians 7.1 Are we to view Paul as ascetic? commentators, who argue that Paul is not an anti-sex, anti-marriage, ascetic.

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Smoked Salmon Sandwich With Goat Cheese
Martha Rose Shulman presents food that is vibrant and light, full of nutrients but by no means ascetic, fun to cook and to eat. 1. In a bowl, mash the goat cheese with a fork.
Summer Squash, With a Lighter Touch
Martha Rose Shulman presents food that is vibrant and light, full of nutrients but by no means ascetic, fun to cook and to eat. They don't have to be made into cheesy gratins, of course.
Anna's war
A lone man, simple and ascetic looking, sitting quietly on the lawns of Rajghat, his eyes closed, seemingly meditating, lost to the world. Around him, hundreds of young and old people, looking at him in awe.
Afghanistan: Sufi Mysticism Makes a Comeback in Kabul
Sufism is an ascetic spiritual tradition pioneered by Islam's early warriors, who pushed outwards from the Arabian Peninsula into Central Asia and lived in all-male bands on the frontiers of the young empire.
'Fasting Swami was poisoned'
Ascetic Swami Nigamanand (34), who undertook an around four-month long fast to protest illegal quarrying in Haridwar, died on June 13 after allegedly being injected with poison, suspects the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

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Asceticism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
As per the Jain vows, the monks and nuns renounce all relations and possessions. Jain ascetics practice complete nonviolence.
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a person who dedicates his or her life to a pursuit of contemplative ideals and practices extreme self-denial or self-mortification for religious reasons. 2.
Ascetic - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster
practicing strict self-denial as a measure of personal and especially spiritual discipline. 2. : austere in appearance, manner, or attitude.
ascetic - definition of ascetic by the Free Online Dictionary
as·cet·ic ( -s t k). n. A person who renounces material comforts and leads a life of austere self-discipline, especially as an act of religious devotion.
ascetic - Wiktionary
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