A brief outline of the life of Confucius. A summary of the teachings of Confucius. Some sayings attributed to Confucius.
Confucius is one of the four greatest thinker, philosopher, and educator ever lived (the other three are Buddha, Jesus, and Muhammad). To understand the teachings of Confucius is to understand the essence of the Chinese...
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.
Athi Rudra Maha Yagna, Navaratri Homa and Durga Puja at Sathya Sai Grama, Muddenahalli - A Summary
Here I describe the major religions of far-east Asia: Shinto and Confucianism.
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...
This article offers a summary of the life of Zoroaster and Zoroastrianism, the religion he founded circa 400 B.C.E.
In Hindu philosophical terms karma is a process of blind inevitability, a force of the universe, like gravity. You don‘t get a choice over how gravity works, your only choice is whether to jump off any high buildings,...
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.
Confucius as a god and messiah. A discussion of the many legends and myths about the birth of Confucius and his divine origin.