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Losing Sight of My Intention

In the last few days I have been working as much as possible on setting up the groundwork for the Parisa Abhaya Dana but I now find myself questioning my motives and intentions. 728 more words


#WisdomTales 03June15 : Calm your mind...

#WisdomTales 03June15 : Calm your mind

“Why must I meditate in order to achieve enlightenment?” demanded the prince of his teacher.

“I can study. 109 more words

Books & Comics

Liebster Award

I was recently nominated for my first award on Movie Sweetz. It is called the Liebster Award, and I want to extend my sincere gratitude and thanks to  462 more words

The Movies

London, We Have A Problem: Why British Pollsters Were So Dreadfully, Terribly Wrong

Michael Barone writes: “The world may have a polling problem.” That’s the headline on a blogpost by Nate Silver, the wunderkind founder of the fivethirthyeight.com website. 369 more words


Life outside the Forest: one year into research

I wonder how many of you have been watching the series of The Island with Bear Grylls, one episode with the men’s group and the other with the women’s. 1,533 more words

School Life

The Dark Journey

We May say that there are three reasons for which this journey made by the soul to union with God is called night.

· The first has to do with the point from which the soul goes forth, for it has gradually to deprive itself of desire for all the worldly things which it possessed, by denying them to itself; the which denial and deprivation are, as it were, night to all the senses of man.

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Freshman Year Reflection

I’ve probably said this before but I really can’t say it enough: I cannot believe that freshman year is almost over! The year flew by so fast. 840 more words