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Book Review: Faith, Physics & Psychology (2/3) - the Native American heritage

In conveying John Fitzgerald Medina’s perspective on the modern world in his book Faith, Physics & Psychology, I got as far as explaining his sense of the basic problem of materialism and his hopes for some form of holism as a solution. 1,761 more words

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Another Bahai arrested in Hamadan; Bahai businesses remain closed

Iran Religious News, April 26, 2015.

Mehran Khandel (مهران خاندل), a Bahai living in the city of Hamadan, was arrested in his home on the afternoon of April 26. 229 more words

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Nine Bahais arrested in Hamadan: seven released on bail

HRANA, April 25, 2015.

In late March, nine Bahais were arrested in Hamadan. In recent days seven of these have been released on bail, ranging from 25 to 60 million tumans (8000 to 19,500 euros / $US 9000 to 21,000). 65 more words

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Demolition of the house of a Bahai prisoner

Rooz Online (text in Persian and English), April 25, 2015. (Abbreviated)

In Semnan, the vacation home of Jamaledin Khanjani (جمال الدین خانجانی), one of the seven imprisoned ‘Yaran’ (national facilitators for the Bahai community in Iran), has been demolished by security agents. 486 more words

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Consciousness beyond Life - a review (2/3): 'consciousness does not happen in the brain'

I have embarked on sequences of new posts which examine a number of ideas from books I have recently read. These ideas relate to where our society is heading and what we as individuals might be able to do about that. 2,175 more words

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One arrest in Tehran

ARAM (translating a HRANA report), April 25, 2015.

Farima Farzandi (فریما فرزندى), a Bahai resident of Tehran, was arrested on April 21st and taken to an undisclosed location. 66 more words

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Nushin Khadem freed

HRANA, April 22, 2015.

Nushin Khadem (نوشین خادم), one of those arrested in May, 2011, when the Iranian authorities raided the Bahai Institute for High Education (BIHE), has been released from Evin prison at the end of her 4-year sentence. 30 more words

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