Sadhvi Siddhali Shree, previously known as Tammy Herbster, is the first American woman to become a Jain nun. Here is how a war veteran started her journey to her spiritual and ascetic life.
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.
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, and whether to carry a parachute if you do.
A piece about our sexuality as a human race. It is primal and it's here to stay, but we can take it to a new level just by eye contact.
The underlying summations for a Japanese garden are the essential belief and cultural understanding that man and nature are one. What is it like to visit a tea garden?
Garuda, a mythical bird, originated from Hindu mythology. A powerful predatory bird, he feeds exclusively on Nagas (serpents or dragon-like divine beings).
The crow is a bird is associated with bad luck. The eastern religions of Hinduism and Buddhism also consider the crow as bad. But Tibetan Buddhism gives an exalted position to the crow.
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...
As a group, the seven gods of fortune are known as Shichifukujin. They represent the essential virtues of man. Their images can be seen all over Japan.
Article commenting on what different cultures/people have predicted about the End of Days.