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community events - Sault This Week

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 15:16

community events
Sault This Week
TAI CHI: The Fung Loy Kok Institute of Taoism, a registered charity run mainly by volunteers, will practice in Bellevue and Clergue parks during July and August, intending to bring the benefit of Taoist Tai Chi to all. Anyone interested in learning ...

How the Vietnamese cult of heroes promotes nationalism in politics - HuffPost

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 11:31

HuffPost

How the Vietnamese cult of heroes promotes nationalism in politics
HuffPost
Among the Kinh – the main ethnic group in Vietnam – Buddhism, Daoism and Christianity have co-existed alongside traditional religions and beliefs that often involve hero cults. Welsh-anni/Wikimedia, CC BY-ND. Cao Dai temple in Tay Ninh, Vietnam.

'Detention' Gameplay News: Horror Survival Game Coming to PS4 - Christian Post

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 04:51

Christian Post

'Detention' Gameplay News: Horror Survival Game Coming to PS4
Christian Post
"Detention" is a narrative-driven survival horror game that incorporates religious elements from Asian culture, particularly Taoism and Buddhism. Although its gameplay is simple, Red Candle Game makes sure that the title can make players' hair stand on ...

Inner-smile meditation - Body and Soul

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 00:41

Inner-smile meditation
Body and Soul
... she had stopped having bad dreams and her health began to improve. She started asking for meditations instead of bedtime stories. This powerfully simple meditation technique originates from Taoism, which is the ancient foundation of Chinese ...

2 ministers develop new course: Northfield Interfaith Alliance - The Recorder

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 19:03

The Recorder

2 ministers develop new course: Northfield Interfaith Alliance
The Recorder
According to the press release, the course will survey and compare the many ways human beings have been religious throughout history. “We will study and reflect upon the following major religious traditions: Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism, ...

The Alchemy of Dating - HuffPost

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 14:33

HuffPost

The Alchemy of Dating
HuffPost
In my view, we can “date” with higher consciousness, if we apply sacred principles (Taoism, Patanjali's Yoga Sutras, The Golden Rule, etc.) to the process, keep clarity front and center, and stay true to ourselves. I write about dating, because I feel ...

You don't know the prostate gland until you read this masterpiece - GhanaWeb

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 17:29

GhanaWeb

You don't know the prostate gland until you read this masterpiece
GhanaWeb
In researching Taoism, there is mostly information available on practices for males to use to energetically conserve their “jing” (life force) by learning to redirect the energy of orgasm throughout the body without ejaculating. The ancient texts gave ...

Bokida – Heartfelt Reunion Review – Beauty in Simplicity - htxt.africa

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 07:49

htxt.africa

Bokida – Heartfelt Reunion Review – Beauty in Simplicity
htxt.africa
... involves the player uniting two forces of dark and light, but it's pretty thin stuff. Beyond that, the backdrop to the plot is conveyed through ancient texts written on parts of the game's gorgeous environments (on stones or walls) heavily drenched ...

Winning the new Chinese travellers - Campaign Asia-Pacific

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 05:19

Campaign Asia-Pacific

Winning the new Chinese travellers
Campaign Asia-Pacific
Lao Tzu (老子, around B.C. 500), Chinese philosopher who founded philosophical Taoism, once asserted, “a good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.” More than 2,000 years have passed, but the quote is all the more true for the ...

Sing for Hope brings painted pianos to the sidewalks of Queens - TimesLedger

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 00:25

TimesLedger

Sing for Hope brings painted pianos to the sidewalks of Queens
TimesLedger
She adorned the front of the piano with a beautiful quote: “Music in the soul can be heard by the Universe,” attributed to Lao Tzu, the founder of Taoism, China's most ancient philosophy. The Sing for Hope pianos were placed at nine different locations ...

Renowned Israeli architect Haim Dotan lectures in Shanghai - Global Times

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 05:15

Global Times

Renowned Israeli architect Haim Dotan lectures in Shanghai
Global Times
Haim Dotan, an Israeli architect who designed the breathtaking Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Glass Bridge, recently delivered a lecture at Shanghai Library. Dotan discussed the process behind making the bridge and also shared the Jewish and Chinese ...

We talked to jewelry brand Indigo Unveiled about magick, talismans, and healing through art - HelloGiggles

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 13:51

HelloGiggles

We talked to jewelry brand Indigo Unveiled about magick, talismans, and healing through art
HelloGiggles
... I learned through art. I quickly immersed myself in spiritual teachings from different origins; from the mystery schools of ancient Egypt, Inida's Vedic traditions, Tibetan Buddhism, Taoism, and I even brushed up on quantum mechanics and sacred ...

In praise of the Yellow River - The Hindu

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 00:07

The Hindu

In praise of the Yellow River
The Hindu
An imposing golden statue of Lao-Tzu, the famous Chinese philosopher and founder of Taoism, dominates a nearly 17 sq. km. tourist complex that includes the Hangu Pass. It was here at the famous Taichu palace that Lao-Tzu wrote Tao Te Ching , the ...

Maliki: Trust needed to boost social cohesion, Singapore News ... - The Straits Times

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 17:01

Maliki: Trust needed to boost social cohesion, Singapore News ...
The Straits Times
Trust between different groups here is necessary to strengthen Singapore's social cohesion, said Senior Minister of State for Defence and Foreign Affairs Maliki ...

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Killers in China are targeting kindergarteners – here's why - Borderless News Online

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 16:14

Borderless News Online

Killers in China are targeting kindergarteners – here's why
Borderless News Online
Confucianism teaches people to respect the elderly and love the young people and children. Taoism teaches people to respect nature and animals. Buddhism tells people to do good in this life in order to ensure you don't reincarnate as a worm in the next ...

In praise of the Yellow River - The Hindu

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 16:33

The Hindu

In praise of the Yellow River
The Hindu
An imposing golden statue of Lao-Tzu, the famous Chinese philosopher and founder of Taoism, dominates a nearly 17 sq. km. tourist complex that includes the Hangu Pass. It was here at the famous Taichu palace that Lao-Tzu wrote Tao Te Ching, the ...

SOUND 'ROUND: In celebration of the dark arts - Monitor

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 14:49

SOUND 'ROUND: In celebration of the dark arts
Monitor
You could do that with any religion at all, Buddhism, Islam, Taoism. A religion's whole job is to describe the world for you, to describe the whole world and the people in it, and to cast the ministry in light, to give you a light to understand the ...

The Tao of Mozart - San Diego Reader

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 14:02

San Diego Reader

The Tao of Mozart
San Diego Reader
#Taoism, with its principles of effortless action, naturalness, humility, simplicity, spontaneity, compassion, and frugality, was a perfect fit for the evening. Which evening? The opening evening of The 2017 Mainly Mozart Festival on Saturday, June 10.

Stockton's own Golden Gate Park - The Mercury News

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 19:00

The Mercury News

Stockton's own Golden Gate Park
The Mercury News
Today, it's a serene landscape of winding paths, shaded by 65 flowering cherry trees and adorned with stone lanterns and elements that reflect Shintoism, Buddhism and Taoism. The five-story pagoda lantern on a hill was donated by Lodi's Japanese sister ...

Energetic Implications Of Sex: What Sleeping With Different People Could Do To Your Aura - Collective Evolution

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 10:53

Collective Evolution

Energetic Implications Of Sex: What Sleeping With Different People Could Do To Your Aura
Collective Evolution
Both tantra and Taoism encourage different methods of creating and building sexual energies between two partners for spiritual enlightenment. Although tantric sex is typically practiced with a partner, I believe that, through this practice, you can ...