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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: 128

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: 199

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: 199

Wesak Festival 2019 - May 18

Wesak Festival 2019 - May 18



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

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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: 165

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: 1450

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...
by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Mar 09, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: What music are you listening to now?
Replies: 146
Views: 25359

Re: What music are you listening to now?

Relaxing Music - Flute, Gentle Birds and Rainforest Sound


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by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Mar 09, 2019 1:07 am
Forum: Health, wellness and fitness
Topic: Near Death experiences
Replies: 6
Views: 1696

Re: Near Death experiences

2321. Stanley P NDE 9/11/2010. NDE 4598. One by one the souls were pulled into the physical universe but there seemed to be a voluntary nature to the participation. This was an extremely interesting experience since I witnessed everything from the beginning, formation of stars, etc. But as the phys...
by Lucas Oliveira
Thu Feb 28, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: Pagan religions
Topic: At bedtime
Replies: 0
Views: 129

At bedtime

XII - In the Moment of Sleeping             38 - Preface - Sleep is the rest of the body, but the Spirit does not need this rest. As the senses become numb, the soul is partially freed from matter, enjoying its spiritual faculties. Sleep has been given to man for the repair of his organic forces an...
by Lucas Oliveira
Sun Feb 10, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Health, wellness and fitness
Topic: NoFap
Replies: 0
Views: 348

NoFap

NoFap is a website and community forum that serves as a support group for those who wish to avoid pornography and masturbation.[2][3] Its name comes from the slang term fap, referring to male masturbation. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NoFap https://www.nofap.com/ https://www.reddit.com/r/NoFap/ NO...
by Lucas Oliveira
Thu Jan 31, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Theravada Buddhism
Topic: How Do Theravada Buddhists View Extremism Within Theravada?
Replies: 1
Views: 1135

How Do Theravada Buddhists View Extremism Within Theravada?

How Do Theravada Buddhists View Extremism Within Theravada? In media reports on religious violence in Sri Lanka and Myanmar, the perspectives of moderate and progressive Buddhists are often invisible. Khin Mai Aung talks to six Theravada Buddhists about extremism in their religion. https://www.lion...
by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Dec 24, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: Health, wellness and fitness
Topic: Near Death experiences
Replies: 6
Views: 1696

Re: Near Death experiences

Study Suggest Buddhist Meditators Can Learn and “Perfect” Meditation-Induced Near-Death Experiences

https://www.buddhistdoor.net/news/study ... xperiences


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by Lucas Oliveira
Sun Dec 09, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Secular Buddhism, secular Dharma
Topic: Unitarian Universalism
Replies: 1
Views: 587

Unitarian Universalism

Unitarian Universalism Unitarian Universalism (UU)[2][3][4] is a liberal religion characterized by a "free and responsible search for truth and meaning".[5][6] Unitarian Universalists assert no creed, but instead are unified by their shared search for spiritual growth. As such, their congregations ...
by Lucas Oliveira
Sun Oct 21, 2018 2:14 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: India’s impressive concept about nothing
Replies: 1
Views: 357

Re: India’s impressive concept about nothing

I remembered Verse 11 of Tao Te Ching Tao Te Ching - Lao Tzu - chapter 11 Thirty spokes share the wheel's hub; It is the center hole that makes it useful. Shape clay into a vessel; It is the space within that makes it useful. Cut doors and windows for a room; It is the holes which make it useful. Th...
by Lucas Oliveira
Sun Oct 21, 2018 2:10 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: India’s impressive concept about nothing
Replies: 1
Views: 357

India’s impressive concept about nothing

India’s impressive concept about nothing The invention of zero was a hugely significant mathematical development, one that is fundamental to calculus, which made physics, engineering and much of modern technology possible. Dr Peter Gobets, secretary of the Netherlands-based ZerOrigIndia Foundation, ...
by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Aug 27, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Hindu Dharma
Topic: Vedanta - Wikipedia
Replies: 4
Views: 855

Vedanta - Wikipedia

by Lucas Oliveira
Sun Aug 26, 2018 11:47 pm
Forum: The Greatest of All Gifts
Topic: Gems of Wisdom
Replies: 251
Views: 37756

Re: Gems of Wisdom

It is not the river, but the bridge that moves
(Koan Zen?)


Não é o rio, mas a ponte que se move
(Koan Zen)
http://www.saindodamatrix.com.br/archiv ... atori.html

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