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Can You Bhoga All Night Long? An Introduction to Tantra, East and West
When you hear the word Tantra, what images come to mind? Turbans and Sitar music? Mind-blowing sex? Most people in the Western world have heard the word Tantra, but few know anything in detail about what it means. The situation in India isn't much different....
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Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
Our rune for this month is known in reconstructed Common Germanic as *Wunjo, and is used for the sound represented by the English letter W. After the Anglo-Saxons began to write with a modified form of Roman Script (the letters being used to write this...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Basil - The Herb of Kings
Basil, from soil to seed To strong stems and beautiful leaves. I ask for blessings to have bestowed As I nurture and watch you grow. From mornings dew and sun of afternoon To rays of the stars and midnights moon Mother Earth watch over thee As I my will, So...
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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...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Nipping Trouble in the Bud: Community and Child Custody Issues Affecting Heathens
I suggest there are several ways to deal with religious issues, particularly as they affect child custody, getting along with neighbors, etc. One is to be open and honest unless you are in an area so benighted as to be putting yourself and your loved ones in...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
The Seven Deadly Sins
According to the writings of the monk, the seven sins were: gastrimargia; porneia; philargyria; lupē: orgē; akedia; kenodoxia; and hyperephania which when translated to Latin for Roman Catholicism are as follows:
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism

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Within the Mahabharata is the. Bhagavad-Gita (Song of the Lord), which tells of the Krishna mythology.
Sects and Hindu social structure
This article analyses the phenomenon of sect in Hindu society through empirical .
Hinduism - Issues for Sport & Physical Activity
Although the Hindu sects are primarily monotheistic they recognise that “God is one, but also many,” and that man/woman is also divine in nature.
the elite and power centres of the society. These Sufis were close to Christians and Jew mystics and the spirituality of some Hindu sects.

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Udaipur all set to chant Ganpati Bappa Moriya
Ganesha, the famed god of fortuity is highly respected in all Hindu sects and communities. Ganesha Chaturthi is the day when Lord Ganesha, the son of Lord Shiva and Parvati was born.

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Hindu denominations - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hinduism comprises numerous sects or denominations. The denominations are roughly comparable to different religions.
Hindu Sects
Hindu Sects. All religions, including Hinduism, have sects.
Hindu Sects and Schools - ReligionFacts
Feb 17, 2005 Complete guide to the four devotional sects of Hinduism and the six Hindu philosophical schools.
Sects of Hinduism
This page describes the various cults or sects of Hinduism, namely Saivism, Vaishnavism and Shaktism.
Hinduism Schisms, Sects
Hinduism encompasses a number of major sects, as well as countless subsects with local or regional variations.

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