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Totnes. Past and Present. Points in Wikipedia. 35 years of residence. Explorations in recent decades.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Totnes

A new Totnes resident told me this week to take a look at the Wikipedia page on Totnes (Devon, England). I learnt quite a lot more about the history of Totnes,where I live and love. Continue reading 



The Buddha and God. The Buddha showed the Way to God. Part 2 of 2

The Buddha and God.

The Buddha showed the Way to God.

Part 2 of 2

HEADINGS

Godly conduct

Believers in God

Resolution of Suffering

Final Word for Mindfulness Practitioners/Meditators Continue reading 



The Buddha and God. The Buddha showed the Way to God. Part 1 of 2.

The Buddha and God.

The Buddha showed the Way to God.

Part 1 of 2.

HEADINGS

God in the Pali Texts

The Brahmins and the Yogis

Listening to Diverse Spiritual Needs

Abiding with God (Brahma Vihara)

Secular and Religious Buddhists

The Buddha’s regular positive use of the concepts God and Gods deserve widespread recognition. He did not turn his back on such religious concepts. He fully embraced them in his teachings. Continue reading 



Shelly, the English poet, exposes the lust for war of our ruling elite

Percy Shelly, the early 19th century English poet, engaged in the sharpest of polemics in his anti-war poem. He showed the corruption, coldness and lust for war of the ruling elite.

Here is a 10 line extract from the 72 line poem. Continue reading 




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