The famous Hakuin koan featuring the phrase "sound of the one hand" is often misquoted as "the sound of one hand clapping," resulting in an absurdity that renders the koan spiritually useless.
Here I describe the major religions of far-east Asia: Shinto and Confucianism.
This is the concluding part of my experience with 'Drishti' or 'Buri Nazar' or 'Evil eye' as it is called. This experience with Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba taught me the the purpose and significance behind the concept of the evil and eye and the way to overcome it.
The concept of the evil eye, Nazar or drishti is a widely prevalent one. Though regarded as superstitious, it has a strong basis in the Truth. An experience with my master, Sri Sathya Sai Baba...
Every religion believes in hell. Read on if you have the courage to see the worst set of sufferings and tortures in the hell.
Ching-Ming, Qing Ming, Cheng Beng or Tomb Sweeping Day is the Chinese All Souls Day to remember the dead. Some are turning to cyberspace to offer these rites.
What we think of today as the Indian caste system is actually a mistake! Learn about varna and the true caste system now!
A brief outline of the life of Confucius and a summary of the teachings of Confucius, along with a few sayings attributed to Confucius, this article will give you a basic understanding of Confucianism.
An interview with Justin Lundeen,an American guy living in Galesburg, Illinois, who has been converted to Jainism. Read his story of conversion and his matured views on Jainism.
Confucius as a god and messiah. A discussion of the many legends and myths about the birth of Confucius and his divine origin.