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Sri Guru Granth Sahib

By: Guru Arjan Dev

... also met other saints belonging to other faiths such as Hindus, Muslims, Buddhists, Yogis, Siddhs, etc. The writings of several saints, which conf... ...oreign lands. But despite all this, he could not get ride of all the five demons and worldly vices. Always remember the Almighty God; Perform goo...

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The Curse of Kali

By: Audrey Blankenhagen

...ing her for a disconcerting second, smiled enigmatically and said, ‘I hope Dr. Forsythe, you will demonstrate some of that skill. I would always wel... ... the valley below. On its keep fluttered the banner of the East India Company and the Union flag demonstrating, all too clearly, the real military m... ... great deal of time and must be on my way. The cold will not harm me, child, and I will stay at a Buddhist monastery until I am well acclimatised, b... ...the grandson of the Prophet Mohammed, but nothing prepared her for the fanatical grief which was demonstrated. The procession started early in the ... ...ed when they saw the foreigner at the first-aid station, as if these sons of Islam took pride in demonstrating their heroic fervour to the Infidel. ... ...lf by education and wealth, even buying vast estates and titles as our eighteenth century Nabobs demonstrated.’ Helen followed Dr. Patel through th... ... Memsahib, her spirit cannot rest or enter the cycle of rebirth. I am a THE CURSE OF KALI 277 Buddhist and I pray to the Lord Buddha each night t... ...their religion, nevertheless, having a great deal in common with Christianity. Then there was the Buddhist, like the harem lady, who believed in the...

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God Prophecy

By: Dr. Paraskev

...ll bring it. Muslims wait for Mahdi, who will present it to us. Hindus and Buddhists wait for Kalki Avatar ... Prophets and clairvoyants vision this K... ... No aliens will come to conquer and demolish us. No angels from heaven, no demons from hell will lead their armies on Earth to bring to power their ki...

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Links and Factoids

By: Sam Vaknin

...hak, "The Bell") and in 1890 in Georgia (Dashnak or Dashnaktsutyun, "Union"). Mass demonstrations in the Turkish capital (in 1890 and 1895) and arm... ...ngs followed (in 1894-5). The Dashnaks even invaded Turkey from Russia in 1896 - a demonstrative act which resulted in the slaughter of 50,000 Arme... ...entioning her name in Hungary was a crime. http://www.angelfire.com/realm/shades/demons/vampires/booksandm oviesebathory.htm http://www.alienpl... ... and placed upon my head by the hands of lovely maidens, the fiestas, the thousand demonstrations of joy are the least of the gifts that I have rec... ...d lesbian) couples to adopt: "Research over the past 30 years has consistently demonstrated that children raised by gay or lesbian parents exhi... ... January 28, 1687, following the death of his only and beloved son, became a devout Buddhist. He criminalized the killing of all land animals, and t...

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Desert Dreams

By: Gracie C. Mckeever

...r pouring out of a spout. So comforting. So soothing. Fluid. Was this what Buddhists experienced when they did their nam yo jazz? This heady feeling o... ... was the same piece. Curiosity and an underlying need to face and slay her demons. She owed Jury that much. She owed herself. Marsh stood beside her, ... ...motional woes had insisted she return to the inanimate source and face her demons. Were that he could have found an easier way for her to overcome thi...

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The Religious Dimension

By: Donald Broadribb

...permission of Eranos Foundation, Ascona, Switzerland. Edward Conze (tr.), Buddhist Scriptures, Penguin Classics, Harmondsworth, 1959. © Edward Conze,... ...f Buddhism Since Gautama The Essence Of Buddhism The Concept Of The Buddha Buddhist Yoga Zen Buddhism And Jung Christianity 59 Origins How Much Does H... ...of India had THE RELIGIOUS DIMENSION x been popularized in the West, with Buddhist and Hindu doctrines being widely known—even though for the most pa... ...a prior experience of what they refer to. As examples I would point to the Buddhist teachings of nirvana and karma, and the Christian doctrines of the... ...efs in common. Jews, Christians, Muslims, Parsees, and perhaps the bulk of Buddhists align themselves with this viewpoint. Yet others feel religion to... ..., although much Christian folklore about the Devil and the Devil’s angels/ demons has become widely known through such major works of literature as Jo... ...ity. It is possible, in fact probable, that frequently the concept of evil demons arose in order to explain mental illness. “Demon possession” is not ... ...r cultures) is sup- posed to be the spiritual realm in which the Devil and demons exist, and is often considered to be a counterpart to heaven. Its ma... ...f THE RELIGIOUS DIMENSION 98 supernatural beings subordinate to Satan—the demons—was added. Both angels and demons were taken for granted by the earl...

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And Gulliver Returns Book IV : A Look at Our Human Values

By: Lemuel Gulliver XVI

...roastrians believe in a single God. This is called monotheism. The purist Buddhists would not believe in a special god, but some Buddhist sects do a... ...t of Yahweh, God or Allah. And they speak of their experiences just as do Buddhists or Hindus who have united with the oneness of nature. These saint... ..., that we can discover that order, that true knowledge can be objectively demonstrated, and that most knowledge is in the realm of probability rather... ...e than empirical evidence because the facts of empirical science are more demonstrable and speak for themselves. But it has usually taken a long tim... ... you. Throw in 2/3rds of a billi on Hindus and a third of a billion Buddhists and you have most of the world categorized. The Jews, for all the... ...world. The places of worship like the Greek temples on the Acropolis, the Buddhist shrines at Ankor, the magnificent Christian cathedrals and the in... ... loving and real environment, free of the terror of gods, jinns and other demons and free of wolves and bears and snakes that threaten their mental ... ...—―Why haven‘t the states of the West adopted the peaceful approach of the Buddhists or the Jains. War would certainly not be an option. But using the... ...h while low taxation generally brings high economic growth. ―It was demonstrated in the U.S. where the twenty-five states with the lowest tax p...

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Fuzzy and Neutrosophic Analysis of Periyar's Views on Untouchability

By: W. B. Vasantha Kandasamy and Florentin Smarandache

...der and a man of the masses. He fought against the caste system by organizing demonstrations and was arrested and incarcerated several times. In t... ... P 1 - Samadharma P 2 - Self Respect Movement 98 P 3 - Temple entry demonstration P 4 - Non-Brahmin Movement P 5 - Denial of existenc... ...ion P 4 - Non-Brahmin Movement P 5 - Denial of existence of god P 6 - Demonstrations against untouchability P 7 - Opposition to denial of e... ...yar in order to make people realize the idiocy of idol worship. He convened a Buddhist Conference at Erode. In 1954, he left for Burma to attend the... ...st Conference at Erode. In 1954, he left for Burma to attend the World 112 Buddhist Conference where he once again met Dr. B.R. Ambedkar. When ... ...feguarded casteism. Thousands of people were arrested for taking part in this demonstration. Riding on the success of the anti-Hindi agitation that ... ...ted: Am I the one doing all this? Or, is it the Brahmins? Observe this. The Buddhists and Jains eradicated the cruelty of Brahmins and said people... ...endence the security will remain as it is. Muslims, Adi Dravidas, Christians, Buddhists are all Dravidas. Their religion and their religious activit... ...rocess. Because of the Hindu-Muslim riots, the Scheduled Caste Minister, MLA, Buddhist, Jain, Muslim, Christian everyone will become one religion. T...

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The Path of Splitness

By: Indrek Pringi

...appened and how it happened, and what the triggering device was. This can be demonstrated by lining up dominos. You can The Path of Splitness Ch... ...ative Conditions of Actual Infinity; not Finiteness. What these explanations demonstrate: is the Connectiveness of Causality. They show how The Co... ...liest Conditions of the Universe, the more reversible they are, the more they demonstrate the dynamic of Balanced Splitness and their origins of Dua... ...Process of Splitness The fractional process of Splitness can be practically demonstrated as an organic Creation of Linear Dimensions by Impetus fo... ...will fail. If you leave your family at an early age, and study under famous Buddhist sages, and practice Buddhism all your life; you will not beco... ...hist sages, and practice Buddhism all your life; you will not become a famous Buddhist sage. Only one… one token person will ever gain that token ... ...ake voluntary vows of poverty and chastity… and practice voluntary hardship. Buddhist Taoist, Shintoist monks in the East practiced it long before ... ...ual teaching still does not work … then what the fuck is it good for? The Buddhist ethic is based upon pure cynicism. The ultimate achievement o... ...me exact type of insanity. This kind of mental madness has been practiced by Buddhist masters for over 7,000 years. So sitting and staring at noth...

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Tokyo to Tijuana: Gabriele Departing America

By: Steven David Justin Sills

...ependence Museum; mountain climbing; free English lessons, and visits to his Buddhist temple and congregation. Soon Sang Huin was spending every night... ...ns into the demilitarized zone by North Korea, the Yonsei University student demonstrations, the convictions of the ex-presidents, and all of the most... ...ng a drama of an ancient Korean period linked with reverberating melancholic Buddhist melodies. Toward 6 o'clock, he was still there--and for his exce... ... "Do you stay in a hotel in that area?" "No, but a few times when there were demonstrations at Yongsei University I went there and watched the police ... ...riptures or some dogmatic premises that were also claimed as infallible, the Buddhist and the Moslem were threats for an American Christian no less th... ...d the friendship with this man who was her boss. She had been seduced by the demonstration that some male birds give to prospective mates when danglin... ...e vanquished from the kingdom. They refused to stand outside begging like a Buddhist mendicant at 6:00 a.m. in Laos. They were the making of a more ... ...o revive him with a real personality. Michael was not inclined to befriend a Buddhist this lifelessly innocuous and bereft of money and status so she ... ... greatest bondage. Such abandonment was done under the ostensible label of "demonstrating a creative and independent existence" to her son. Seated at...

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Analysis of Social Aspects of Migrant Labourers Living with Hiv/Aids Using Fuzzy Theory and Neutrosophic Cognitive Maps

By: W. B. Vasantha Kandasamy and Florentin Smarandache

...ate these descriptions according to precise and formal rules. Huang Po, a Buddhist teacher of the ninth century observed that “To make use of your m... ...urself to form”, and “from discrimination between this and that a host of demons blazes forth”. 3.1 SOME BASIC CONCEPTS OF BAM Now we go for...

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Cyclopedia of Economics

By: Sam Vaknin

...ere is no corresponding moral obligation or duty to save a life. This "right" is a demonstration of the aforementioned muddle between the morally c... ...nt – one can say that she signed a contract with her fetus. A contract entails the demonstrated existence of a reasonably (and reasonable) free wil... ...are some of the oft cited criteria. The fallaciousness of this argument is easy to demonstrate: children are irrational – is this a licence to comm... ...hat economists pretend otherwise - in "optimal contracting theory" - just serves to demonstrate how divorced economics is from human psychology and,... ...l Power and Rent Extraction in the Design of Executive Compensation" - the authors demonstrate how the typical stock option granted to managers as ... ...o similar to "paramartha satya" (the "ultimate truth") in the Madhyamika school of Buddhist thought. The ultimate truth cannot be expressed verball...

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Cyclopedia of Philosophy

By: Sam Vaknin

...ere is no corresponding moral obligation or duty to save a life. This "right" is a demonstration of the aforementioned muddle between the morally c... ...nt – one can say that she signed a contract with her fetus. A contract entails the demonstrated existence of a reasonably (and reasonable) free wil... ...are some of the oft cited criteria. The fallaciousness of this argument is easy to demonstrate: children are irrational – is this a licence to comm... ...hat economists pretend otherwise - in "optimal contracting theory" - just serves to demonstrate how divorced economics is from human psychology and,... ...l Power and Rent Extraction in the Design of Executive Compensation" - the authors demonstrate how the typical stock option granted to managers as ... ...o similar to "paramartha satya" (the "ultimate truth") in the Madhyamika school of Buddhist thought. The ultimate truth cannot be expressed verball...

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Aaron's Rod

By: D. H. Lawrence

...e drop it,” cried Marjory, and there was a perfor- mance of admonition and demonstration from the elder sister. But Millicent must go further. She bec... ...ll. “I think a man may come into possession of his own soul at last—as the Buddhists teach—but without ceasing to love, or even to hate. One loves, on... ...itants from an old, lost, lost subtle world, where men had the won- der of demons about them, the aura of demons, such as still clings to the cypresse... ...“No,” said Aaron. “What was it?” It was the socialists. They were making a demonstration against the imprisonment of one of the railway-strikers. I wa... ...e stones. These might prove a temptation and lead to trouble. So would the demonstrators not take that road—they might take any other they liked.—Well... ...u’ve got a love-urge that urges you to God; have you? Then go and join the Buddhists in Burmah, or the newest fangled Christians in Europe. Go and sti...

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Across the Plains

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

...f coun- try faster than a horse. The inhabitants must turn out and work like demons, for it is not only the pleasant groves that are destroyed; the cl... ...lonel Fergusson himself, Fleeming Jenkin, and An- drew Wilson, the Christian Buddhist and author of The Abode of Snow. Before these learned pundits, o...

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Women in Love

By: D. H. Lawrence

... the lake. Gudrun had waded out to a gravelly shoal, and was seated like a Buddhist, staring fixedly at the water-plants that rose succulent from the ... ... freely when a dirty humanity doesn’t interrupt them—and good pure-tissued demons: very nice.’ It pleased Ursula, what he said, pleased her very much,... ...im.’ ‘ Ah no,’ he answered, ‘not so. I believe in the proud angels and the demons that are our fore-runners. They will destroy us, because we are not ... ...alanc- ing each other like two poles of one force, like two angels, or two demons. He wanted so much to be free, not under the compulsion of any need ... ...n’t trample on me. I was the only 209 one that could do anything with her demons—for she wasn’t going to be bothered with them herself. No, she took ... ...umanity. And all the while, his wife had opposed him like one of the great demons of hell. Strange, like a bird of prey, with the fascinating beauty a...

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Preface to Androcles and the Lion: On the Prospects of Christianity

By: George Bernard Shaw

...lations. The record that Jesus said certain things is not invalidated by a demonstration that Confucius said them before him. Those who claim a litera... ... malevolent, are doing it; hence you postulate gods and devils, angels and demons. You propitiate these powers with presents, called sacrifices, and f... ...ch- ing has nothing to do with miracles. If his mission had been simply to demonstrate a new method of restoring lost eye- sight, the miracle of curin... ...as simply stating a fact; and to this day the Ro- man Catholic priest, the Buddhist lama, and the fakirs of all the eastern denominations accept the s... ...n there to all eternity. And sceptical physicists like Sir William Crookes demonstrate by laboratory experiments that “mediums” like Douglas Home can ... ...istorical research and paleographic criticism will no doubt continue their demonstrations that the New T estament, like the Old, seldom tells a single... ...d a quarter million Mahometans in the Empire. Add to these the Hindoos and Buddhists, Sikhs and Jains, whom I was taught in my childhood, by way of re... ... that an overwhelming majority of our subjects are Hindoos, Mahometans and Buddhists: that is, they have, as a prophylactic against salvationist Chris... ... teaching of Jesus that cannot be assented to by a Brahman, a Mahometan, a Buddhist or a Jew, without any question of their conversion to Christian- i...

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The Varieties of Religious Experience

By: William James

...—”Cosmic conscious- 8 The V arieties of Religious Experience ness”— Yoga— Buddhistic mysticism— Sufism— Christian mystics— Their sense of revelation—... ..., who follows the con- ventional observances of his country, whether it be Buddhist, Christian, or Mohammedan. His religion has been made for him by o... ...urse, the Buddha himself stands in place of a God; but in strict- ness the Buddhistic system is atheistic. Modern tran- scendental idealism, Emersonia... ...riences. The sort of appeal that Emersonian optimism, on the one hand, and Buddhistic pessimism, on the other, make to the individual and the son of r... ...tably be led, and led moreover by following the purely empirical method of demonstration which I sketched to you in the first lecture. Of the farther ... ...d-curers have given the widest scope to this sort of experience. They have demonstrated that a form of regeneration by relaxing, by letting go, psy- c... ...uality of preciousness to those which we shall erelong see that Ilrahmans, Buddhists, Christians, Mohammedans, twice-born people whose religion is non... ...locked up. “I was placed in a narrow cell, and it seemed as though all the demons that could find room came in that place with me. This was not all th... ...perhaps as good a one as any to recommend. The human material on which the demonstration has been made has so far been rather limited and, in part at ...

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