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Hinduism: An Overview
Hinduism is believed to be the oldest organized religion in the world. It ranks as the third largest religion in the world after Christianity and Islam.
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 4
THE TRANSFORMATION OF CATERPILLAR TO BUTTERFLY It is not difficult to see that the whole Agenda behind owning a bigger home, a newer car and more land is one of ego. This is an orientation toward the building of an empire of material wealth, in a vain...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
How The Major Arcana and The Tibetan Book of The Dead can work together
There are some striking complements to the Major Arcana of the Tarot and the Tibetan Book of the Dead. They are a nice enhancement to the meanings of these powerful cards. I claim no expertise on Buddhism but I found the resonance and compatibility to Tarot...
Religions >> Buddhism
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
>> Modern Science
Buddhism: An Overview
BUDDHISM, as recognized by its million followers in the eastern and western world, is both a religion and a philosophy. It originated from the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama who become the Supreme Buddha.
Religions >> Buddhism

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A Report on Lay Dharma Transmission in North American Soto Zen
(While written in 2006, this study has not had wide distribution.
My Gita book review: In good faith
Pattanaik has by and large achieved the idea of delivering answers related to karma and dharma. The book provides a solid ground to understand rather than judge relationships.
What is Enlightenment in Zen?
And she went on to not become the first woman to receive Dharma transmission, but the first woman in America to receive Dharma transmission in an 'orthodox” Japanese Rinzai lineage. There are many women with many different teaching credentials in ...
Christian-Buddhist Tension in South Korea
Buddhism has been practiced on the Korean peninsula for more than 16 centuries (see “Buddhism in Korea“). It survived long centuries of repression under a Confucian dynasty and also challenges to monastic rules during the Japanese occupation in the ...
Doug Phillips Receives Dharma Transmission Within the Zen Tradition
I'm so pleased to be able to announce that on the evening of December 20th, I completed denbo, formal Dharma transmission with Doug Phillips, authorizing him as an independent Zen teacher. Doug and I began studying koans within the Harada Yasutani ...

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