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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...
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Getting Up Again - A Story of Healing with Phosphorus and Anacardium
Hope for the future gives life color and meaning. Having a body you can rely on is very important. In many cases the condition of the temple of our soul is a major key to happiness. And what makes healing so satisfactory is that the restoration of health...
Body Mysteries >> Homeopathy
Beth Moore
Beth Moore, founder and pastor of internationally known Living Proof Ministries, was born Wanda Elizabeth Green on June 16, 1957 in an army base at Green Bay, Wisconsin. Beth is the fourth of five children and was raised in Arkadelphia.
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Arcane Ruminations
Special Plates Notice how each particle moves. Notice how everyone has just arrived here from a journey. Notice how each wants a different food. Notice how the stars vanish as the sun comes up, and how all streams stream toward the ocean. Look at the chefs...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
Hulse, David Allen
From an early age, David Allen Hulse has made a diligent study of the alphabets of the ancient world. Even as a child, David possessed a great affinity for the alphabets of Egypt, Phoenicia, and Greece. In college, a reading of MacGregor Mathers' Kabbalah...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Last year I wrote the Hagalaz article while snowed in. Later in the year I somehow managed to get the Nauthiz article written. (Library School is going well, got 3 A's and a B, should be finished by the end of 99, and in the spirit of Wunjo, a moderate "h...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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A Report on Lay Dharma Transmission in North American Soto Zen
It passes on a Soto lineage chart, but uses an adaptation of the Takuju Rinzai curriculum as its primary form of training. At this point the majority of Westerners who practice koan introspection Zen are guided by teachers trained in this school.
Zen en de zin van dharmabeoefening- deel een
Devotie is de kern van de Puur Land scholen, energie zit in de tantra, concentratie in praktische zin in de Ch'an/zen school maar theoretische backing in de Yogacara; wijsheid tenslotte zit in de Madhyamaka-scholen die je o.a.
A Response to 'Michael LaTorra explains Buddhist Transhumanism in a nutshell
Being the ex-Buddhist that I am, who studied and practiced Zen for three years before migrating to the Tibetan tantric tradition, I guess it's only to be expected that I would have some criticisms of Michael LaTorra's perspective.
Zen in an American Style: Boundless Way Zen Comes to Southern California
Our forms might be described as a relaxed Soto with some Rinzai flourishes. Our emphasis is on home-based Zen practice, driven by a commitment to the disciplines of just sitting and the Harada Yasutani reformed koan curriculum.
Just Sit or Wake Up? A Tale of Two Old Teachers

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