Eugene Hardy profile image 61

Which is better, Western Religions or Oriental Religions?


For spiritual fulfillment and enlightenment.

 

sort by best latest

whonunuwho profile image83

whonunuwho says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • Eugene Hardy profile image

    Eugene Hardy 5 years ago

    whonunuwho, you're right.

    Yes, I have been around the block a few times and figured I'm better off piecing together my own spirituality based on whether based on if it works for me. I was looking at Joseph Campbell last night, hence the question.

Randy M. profile image89

Randy McLaughlin (Randy M.) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • Eugene Hardy profile image

    Eugene Hardy 5 years ago

    I have heard there was a Christian mystic tradition, but not much more about it after the of the 21st century, and that it lost popular favor.


  • See all 2 comments
Jaggedfrost profile image82

Jaggedfrost says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • Eugene Hardy profile image

    Eugene Hardy 5 years ago

    I don't think there is a different god for every religion, I think its an "elephant" kind of thing, and everyone is blindfolded and has a different piece that elephant.


  • See all 2 comments
MickS profile image75

MickS says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • Eugene Hardy profile image

    Eugene Hardy 5 years ago

    I haven't tried using the forum feature on Hubpages, I'm just not familiar with it. And I'm not looking for discord, just an honest opinion from a personal point of few concerning enlightenment and spiritual fulfillment.


  • See all 2 comments
nihar2 profile image60

nihar2 says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
phillippeengel profile image69

Chong (phillippeengel) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • Eugene Hardy profile image

    Eugene Hardy 5 years ago

    But should religion be "everything"?

Lisas-thoughts101 profile image60

Lisas-thoughts101 says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • Eugene Hardy profile image

    Eugene Hardy 5 years ago

    True.

    I sometimes think of God as the smallest of things in the universe, but is in everything and everywhere. But I wonder what's the best perception for myself to perceive God.

Vegas Elias profile image62

Vegas Elias says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • Eugene Hardy profile image

    Eugene Hardy 5 years ago

    This is also true.

    And it is happening as we speak as people find they can no longer express themselves in either Oriental or Western religions, but find more room for spiritual expression by pursuing their own paths.

edhan profile image60

edhan says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
Dubuquedogtrainer profile image61

Dubuquedogtrainer says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • Eugene Hardy profile image

    Eugene Hardy 5 years ago

    I guess I am shopping for parts and pieces to build my own spirituality and looking for personal opinions.

iamageniuster profile image78

iamageniuster says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment