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  • Syndicated's picture
    Posted: 3 years 49 weeks ago
    Author: Kurma
    Dear readers, I am sorry that my posts are a bit sparce these days. "Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it." - Mark Twain By way of segue, here's an interesting link to an article on edible flowers.
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    Posted: 3 years 50 weeks ago
    Author: deshika
    October 13th. It was on this day in 1899 that my grandpa and fellow soldiers were ordered off a ship from Calcutta. They didn’t want to disembark – it was Friday 13th and an unlucky day to begin anything new – but there was a war on and the officers were impatient to get started. Two days later grandpa was captured and stayed that way until the siege of Ladysmith. I don’t know who the commanding officer was that day, but if he hadn’t got off the ship my grandpa...
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  • NityānandaChandra's picture
    Posted: 3 years 50 weeks ago
    Dallas Morning News, Each week we will post a question to a panel of about two dozen clergy, laity and theologians, all of whom are based in Texas or are from Texas. They will chime in with their responses to the question of the week. And you, readers, will be able to respond to their answers through the comment box. “Drone warfare. It’s become a major new way to fight battles. Except those doing the fighting may be in a cubicle in a town here in the United States. In fact, the chances...
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    Posted: 3 years 50 weeks ago
    Dallas Morning News, Each week we will post a question to a panel of about two dozen clergy, laity and theologians, all of whom are based in Texas or are from Texas. They will chime in with their responses to the question of the week. And you, readers, will be able to respond to their answers through the comment box. “In a conference call with Christian conservatives, Gov. Rick Perry dismissed the separation of church and state as an idea advanced to drive “people of faith from the public...
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  • Karnamrita's picture
    Posted: 3 years 50 weeks ago
    Author: Karnamrita Das
    (this blog is recorded on the full page: quick time player needed) Associating with those who have spiritual standing, or are advanced in their devotional feelings for Krishna, is a principle way for us to make spiritual advancement. From such persons one can feel the "current" of spirituality. Hearing from them in the right mood can help one be free from any doubts and increase one's faith. By faith I don't mean belief, which is an activity of the mind, but faith is a symptom of spiritual...
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