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by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Dec 25, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: General Dharma comparisons
Topic: The Rise of Dhamma - Documentary
Replies: 0
Views: 141

The Rise of Dhamma - Documentary

The Rise of Dhamma - Documentary https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dj2Lqg7FUak 50 years of Vipassana as taught by S.N. Goenka This year marks the 50th anniversary since our late teacher, Satya Narayan Goenka (1924-2013), brought Vipassana meditation back to its country of origin, India. Although Indi...
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Nov 06, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Hindu Dharma
Topic: A View of The Spiritual World
Replies: 6
Views: 2156

Re: A View of The Spiritual World

Is the Universe a Giant Loop? A new study suggests the cosmos may be curved in upon itself like a ball—but many experts remain unconvinced https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/is-the-universe-a-giant-loop/ Wild New Study Suggests The Universe Is a Closed Sphere, Not Flat https://www.scienceale...
by Lucas Oliveira
Tue Oct 29, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: News, current events, politics
Topic: Dalai Lama Hints at a Possible End to the Reincarnate Lama System
Replies: 0
Views: 1363

Dalai Lama Hints at a Possible End to the Reincarnate Lama System

Dalai Lama Hints at a Possible End to the Reincarnate Lama System https://www.buddhistdoor.net/news/dalai-lama-hints-at-a-possible-end-to-the-reincarnate-lama-system https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/reincarnation-feudal-should-end-now-dalai-lama-amid-successor-row-with-china/articleshow/71...
by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Oct 19, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Christianity, Gnosticism-Christian mysticism
Topic: Snake or eagle? with Adam and Eve ...
Replies: 1
Views: 1233

Snake or eagle? with Adam and Eve ...

eva.jpg Art: Ely Cathedral, England ceiling painting by Henry L'Estrange Styleman Le Strange. GOOD QUESTION "Wasn't there a serpent right there in Paradise? And if Eve had been perfectly happy beforehand, would she have listened to temptation?" - William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863) "And he (Ada...
by Lucas Oliveira
Thu Aug 15, 2019 2:47 am
Forum: Health, wellness and fitness
Topic: Complementary, Alternative, or Integrative Health: What’s In a Name?
Replies: 0
Views: 2096

Complementary, Alternative, or Integrative Health: What’s In a Name?

Complementary, Alternative, or Integrative Health: What’s In a Name? https://nccih.nih.gov/health/integrative-health https://nccih.nih.gov/ https://hcahealthcare.com/hl/?/24042/Complementary--Alternative-and-Integrative-Medicine--What-s-What- Types of Complementary and Alternative Medicine https://...
by Lucas Oliveira
Thu Aug 15, 2019 2:38 am
Forum: Taoism
Topic: Why Chinese medicine is heading for clinics around the world
Replies: 0
Views: 756

Why Chinese medicine is heading for clinics around the world

Why Chinese medicine is heading for clinics around the world

For the first time, the World Health Organization will recognize traditional medicine in its influential global medical compendium.

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-06782-7


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by Lucas Oliveira
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: Pagan religions
Topic: Doctor Strange’s first class
Replies: 0
Views: 426

Doctor Strange’s first class

Doctor Strange’s first class https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eT5VSjGmELM The Ancient One: The language of the mystic arts is as old as civilization. The sorcerers of antiquity called the use of this language spells. But if that word offends your modern sensibilities you can call it a program, the s...
by Lucas Oliveira
Fri Aug 02, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Sharpest ever view of the Andromeda Galaxy
Replies: 1
Views: 618

Sharpest ever view of the Andromeda Galaxy

Sharpest ever view of the Andromeda Galaxy
https://www.spacetelescope.org/images/heic1502a/




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by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Jul 27, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: About the forum
Topic: one million posts!
Replies: 1
Views: 2418

Re: one million posts!

Thanks and Congratulations David, for your efforts to spread the word about Dharma!

Gratitude!

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by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Jul 15, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: UNESCO Declares Myanmar’s Ancient Buddhist Temple City Bagan a World Heritage Site
Replies: 0
Views: 422

UNESCO Declares Myanmar’s Ancient Buddhist Temple City Bagan a World Heritage Site

UNESCO Declares Myanmar’s Ancient Buddhist Temple City Bagan a World Heritage Site Nearly 25 years after it was first nominated for listing, UNESCO has officially inscribed the ancient Buddhist city of Bagan in Myanmar as a World Heritage Site.* The proposal was approved during the 43rd session of ...
by Lucas Oliveira
Fri Jun 21, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: What music are you listening to now?
Replies: 170
Views: 34635

Re: What music are you listening to now?

Ken Davis - Tai Chi Music



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by Lucas Oliveira
Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Hindu Dharma
Topic: Yoga Day!
Replies: 0
Views: 498

Yoga Day!

Yoga Day! https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-48716520 https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/06/yoga-diplomacy-helps-india-assert-rising-global-influence-190621104210036.html https://g1.globo.com/mundo/noticia/2019/06/21/dia-internacional-do-yoga-e-celebrado-pelo-mundo-veja-fotos.ghtml https://...
by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Jun 01, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: General Dharma comparisons
Topic: Comparison between the theories provided by Spiritism in the 1940s and the current scientific evidence.
Replies: 0
Views: 739

Comparison between the theories provided by Spiritism in the 1940s and the current scientific evidence.

Historical and cultural aspects of the pineal gland: comparison between the theories provided by Spiritism in the 1940s and the current scientific evidence. Significance has been attached to the pineal gland in numerous different cultures and beliefs. One religion that has advanced the role of the ...
by Lucas Oliveira
Sun May 19, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: General Dharma comparisons
Topic: Wesak Festival 2019 - May 18
Replies: 2
Views: 691

Re: Wesak Festival 2019 - May 18

Happy Vesak!

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by Lucas Oliveira
Wed May 15, 2019 3:25 am
Forum: General Dharma comparisons
Topic: Wesak Festival 2019 - May 18
Replies: 2
Views: 691

Wesak Festival 2019 - May 18

Wesak Festival 2019 - May 18



A very spiritual video about a very important date in Buddhism..

:namaste:
by Lucas Oliveira
Fri Mar 29, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: Health, wellness and fitness
Topic: Scientific Study on the Benefits of Tai Chi, Qigong and Yoga
Replies: 0
Views: 474

Scientific Study on the Benefits of Tai Chi, Qigong and Yoga

Scientific Study on the Benefits of Tai Chi, Qigong and Yoga Effects of Meditative Movements on Major Depressive Disorder: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials Tai Chi, Qigong, and Yoga are recognized as the most popular complementary approaches for alleviating musc...
by Lucas Oliveira
Sun Mar 10, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: Abrahamic contemplative traditions, general comparisons
Topic: Plotinus 205-70
Replies: 5
Views: 2429

Re: Plotinus 205-70

A brilliant pagan Platonist; his Enneads are still worthy of much study and practice. Here is a little from V.1 - Guthrie translation. Other good versions are by S. Mackenna and A.H. Armstrong. FIFTH ENNEAD, BOOK ONE. The Three Principal Hypostases, or Forms of Existence. AUDACITY THE CAUSE OF HUMA...