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A Profound Truth: We Are All In This Together

by Patricia Diane Cota-Robles. The words 'We are ALL One' have reverberated through the hearts and minds of Humanity in one form…
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Is It Fair To Blame The West For Trouble In The Middle East?

Is It Fair To Blame The West For Trouble In The Middle East?

For at least a decade, attempts to understand why some young Muslims living in Western countries turn to violence in the name of…
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The Counselor Within: The Wisest Counselor Always There For You

The Counselor Within: The Wisest Counselor Always There For You

by Robert Landau. "I am here for you. Remember, I love you always." Jackie awoke from her dream with a start. However, she could…
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Is Synchronicity A Freakish Event or A Purposeful Coincidence?

Is Synchronicity A Freakish Event or A Purposeful Coincidence?

by Philip Comella. Material scientists have no place in their theories for telepathy because in their worldview the minds of two…
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The Dark Side Of Capitalism: Why The Pope Is Highlighting Inequality

The Dark Side of Capitalism: Why The Pope Is Highlighting Inequality

Pope Francis has emerged as one of the most important voices on the global stage about the need for a stronger moral dimension in…
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The Truth About Whether Islam Is A Religion of Violence or Peace

The Truth About Whether Islam Is A Religion of Violence or Peace

The Qur’an contains injunctions that call both for peace and for violence. The problem is not that they are there; the difficulty…
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About Relationship: Being the Buddha, Being Love

About Relationship: Being the Buddha, Being Love

by Prabhasa Dharma. How to be happy? When speaking of relationships, the safest thing to relate to is always Buddha. We can…
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Meditation: Learning to Be Quiet Inside

Meditation: Learning to Be Quiet Inside

by Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo. Events are going to happen to us on account of actions committed in the past. But the good news is that…
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Mindfulness: How To Be In The Moment Right Here, Right Now

Mindfulness: How To Be In The Moment Right Here, Right Now

Remember then: there is only one time that is important – Now! It is the most important time because it is the only time when we…
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Acts of God: Are They Bad or Good?

Acts of God: Are They Bad or Good?

by Alan Cohen. If you read the small print on contracts, no one is liable for "Acts of God" -- disasters beyond human control,…
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Our Role in the Plan: Birthing a New Civilization

Our Role in the Plan: Birthing a New Civilization

by Diana Cooper. You are blessed to be on Earth at this time, preparing for the new Golden Age. You are asked to make the most of…
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The Real Spiritual Path

The Real Spiritual Path Is Wherever You Are

by Imre Vallyon. To live a spiritual life, you don’t have to give up your job or become a monk or a nun. The spiritual life is…
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Do You Believe in Miracles? I Don't...

Do You Believe in Miracles? I Don't...

by Lynn Woodland. The perfect parking place shows up every time. Teeth with cavities grow new gold fillings seconds after a…
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Why Does God Allow Bad Things?

Why Does God Allow Bad Things?

by William Fergus Martin. Have you ever felt like blaming God for all the bad things, which are going on around us? When we are…
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Granny: My First Spiritual Teacher and Role Model

Granny: My First Spiritual Teacher and Role Model

by John Selby. I often talk about my grandfather as my first spiritual teacher, and about the Indian master Krishnamurti, who…
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Grace and Purity of Heart

Grace and Purity of Heart: Becoming Whole-Hearted

by Rashmi Khilnani. Keep moving on the spiritual path from the lower truth to higher truth, until you come to that place deep…
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After a Near-Death Experience: Does God Exist?

Is There Proof of God in the Near-Death Experience?

by P.M.H. Atwater. Easily 90 to 95 percent of near-death experiencers return absolutely convinced that God exists. Whether…
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Embracing the Spiritual Life and Taking Full Responsibility

Embracing the Spiritual Life and Taking Full Responsibility

by Sara Chetkin. Nowadays, many of us consider ourselves to be on a spiritual path. Whatever it is we do to enrich this area of…
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What Is Spiritual? Seeking Spirituality With Buddhism

What Is Spiritual? Seeking Spirituality Beyond Perfection

by Jack Kornfield. When we are faced with a variety of spiritual teachings and practices, we must keep a genuine sense of…
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How to Quickly Quiet Your Mind: The Magical Playlist

How to Quickly Quiet Your Mind: The Magical Playlist

by Jonathan Robinson. While we all want to experience a deeper peace in our lives, most of us have little time to practice…
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Berlin to Build a Mosque, Synagogue, and Church All Under the Same Roof

In 2009, archaeologists working in the heart of Berlin excavated the foundations of what is thought to be one of the city's first…
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Following the Sacred Trail

Following the Sacred Trail: Every Footstep Is The Journey

by Michael Garrett. The first time I actually saw a rainbow, its quiet beauty struck my heart with such awe that it touched…
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Clearing the Mental Chatter: One of the Greatest Aspects of Meditation

Clearing the Mental Chatter: One of the Greatest Aspects of Meditation

by Kamal Sarma. Why go to all the trouble of learning to meditate? Isn't it all too hard? The short answer is that learning to…
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You Are Not Alone: There Is A Sacred Intelligence Awakening You With Its Call

You Are Not Alone: Sacred Intelligence is Awakening You with its Call

by Guy Finley. The need for whatever it may be that we’re drawn to is the yet to be realized presence within us of that very…
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The Power of Protection: The Light Within Your Soul, Higher Self, and Angelic Teachers

The Power of Protection: The Light Within Your Soul, Higher Self, and Angelic Teachers

by Barbara Y. Martin and Dimitri Moraitis. The light within your soul is what gives power to your consciousness. It gives you the…
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The Practice of Islam: What Does It Mean to be Muslim?

The Practice of Islam: What Does It Mean to be Muslim?

by Lex Hixon. The central Islamic affirmation is la ilaha illa'llah, signifying: "There is nothing worthy of worship other than…
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