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History of Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
A Basic View of Paganism or Bambi Pagansim
"You people are all so nice! I like the idea of Paganism, but I don't think I could be that nice all the time." The writer was genuinely perplexed and driven to ask me if it is really possible that Pagans, Witches and Wiccans really lived such...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
What is Kabbalah
Kabbalah can be interpreted and explained in different ways. Kaballah is quite difficult to categorize since its philosophy cannot be verified and not based on historic fact.
Mystic Sciences >> Symbology
Religions >> Judaism

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3-day meet at IIT-B to discuss Jain philosophy, science
Mumbai: A three-day international conference will be held at a premier technology institute on the co-relation between Jain philosophy and science. The conference at the IIT-Bombay Powai campus from Friday will not be on the latest developments in the ...
JNU prof for unity of dalit, Left movements
Tracing the history of 'non-believers', Malakar said in ancient history the lead against casteism was taken by the Charvaka, Jain and Buddha schools of philosophy.
Celebrating Spartans: Fingerprints as the key to a healthy life
With funding from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Dr. Jain has teamed up with VaxTrac, a nonprofit organization looking to improve vaccinating the youth in developing countries. A philosophy they are hoping will grow and will help save lives ...
Incarnations: India in 50 Lives by Sunil Khilnani, review: 'superb'
There was the Buddha, of course, but also the Jain monk Mahavira who lived in the 5th century BC. Born into a Brahmin family, Mahavira rejected his ... Strict vegetarianism was key to Mahavira's philosophy.
Anticipation Building Up to Asia Week New York Auction Sales
According to Sandhya Jain Patel, Christie's VP/head of department, Indian, Himalayan, and Southeast Asian art, AWNY attracts a truly international audience in terms of both consignment as well as buyers, both in March and Septmenber.

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