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What is the Succoth Festival

The Festival of Succoth (Sukkot) is also known as the ‘Festival of Booths’, ‘Feast of Tabernacles’, ‘Festival of the Harvest’ or as it is commonly referred to, the Jewish Thanksgiving. …

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God of Hinduism

God in Hindu Religion Hindu religion is considered as the ‘oldest living religion’ in the world. The exact age of origin of the Hindu religion is still on debate. It …

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The Symbols of Passover

The Passover ONCE a year on the Biblical date of Nisan 14, Passover night, Jehovah’s dedicated people gather together in all parts of the earth in harmony with Jesus’ command: …

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Guide to Hinduism Beliefs

The Hidden Meanings of Vedas There are several beliefs regarding the origin or birth of Vedas. One belief is that God, the creator of the whole universe himself, gave this …

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Doctrine of the laity

There are two competing and yet insufficient doctrinal perspectives concerning church laity. Laity is a term applied to those who are not governing leaders in the church. One perspective is that …

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Judaism in the Middle East

How is Judaism in the Middle East different from Judaism in the rest of the world? It may surprise Americans and Europeans, who have only tangential contact with Judaism. It …

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The Buddhist Concept of Mindfulness

Mindfulness Insight Meditation: Insight meditation or vipassana takes quite a different approach to that of calm or Samatha meditation. Whereas calm meditation is about concentrating the mind, insight meditation is …

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The Meaning of Om

Perhaps you’ve chanted the Sanskrit word Aum in meditation (often written Om), or listened to it on a CD. As we Westerners begin to assimilate more of the Eastern symbols …

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What is a Buddhist Moment

Moment. Be in the moment. Live in the moment. Be mindful of each moment. Just what is a moment? Anyone who studies Zen, Buddhist meditation techniques or spent time in …

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Spiritual Atheists

It is an only Western cultural bias that questions the positive relationship between spirituality and atheism. Some adherents of Western religions aren’t very spiritual – they’re too brainwashed and tied …

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