According to ancient text, Pixiu is an auspicious and powerful beast. It is known by several other names such as Pi Yao, Tian Lu, Bi Xie, Tao Ba, etc.
Two great texts. One view of why one could be deemed morally superior over another.
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.
Every year, the Goddess of Mercy is said to open treasury on the 26th day of the Chinese New Year to help the poor. Anyone can "borrow" from her.
My first girlfriend started breaking my heart in 2001 and didn't stop until five years later. Over the course of our two-year relationship and ten-year friendship, we played out a sick series of events involving addiction, codependency and insanity...
Classical Confucianism is a religion originally founded by Confucius, a man who strove all his life to work his way into the government, because he felt he had some very important ideas on how to save China, which was in a state of constant warfare...
Superstitions are deep rooted and irrational beliefs which have no profanity. Superstitions are the legacy of every civilizations and are inherited by the following generations. It was once believed that superstition could be rooted out with the...
Gurdjieff became famous as a philosopher and mystic who was teaching a system of knowledge he claimed to have learned about in Asia. He was from Armenia in Russia and wrote a series of books.
Listing over 15 Filipino superstitions that Filipinos still believe in up to these days from knowing the gender of an unborn baby to planting root crops on an empty stomach, sleeping with damped hair to sweeping at dusk and a lot more.
A chronological overview of Sri Sathya Sai Baba's Mission