Religion

Universe's Orgins: Wavevolution

God’s Science

Erroneously, traditional science theorizes that all energy existing in the Universe converged in One Point with its own Space and that from this Single Point, about 14 billion years ago, the whole Universe had been created. Nevertheless, this theory is without foundations and destined to remain inconclusive. Its contradictions originate from Einstein's faulty conclusio ....

WordPress: Customized alternative better for bloggers

Approach any blogger out there and ask them about a Content Management System and chances are very high that the words that will come out of their mouth will be WordPress. Not to blame though, this is simply because for a very long time WordPress has been the Content Management System in use in the market. Bloggers never really had an alternative thus never really had the chance to try out somethi ....

United Church rejects Northern Gateway Pipeline scheme

TORONTO - The 41st General Council has instructed Nora Sanders, The United Church of Canada’s General Secretary, to make a public statement “categorically” rejecting construction of the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline, which has a proposed route stretching from northern Alberta to Kitimat, British Columbia.

Due to the timely nature of the pipeline review hearings, commissioners ask ....

Book: Presence of Absolute in our everyday life

"He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe is as good as dead." (Albert Einstein) In all likelihood, Einstein was not staring at the marvelous formulas of his theories of relativity when he uttered those words. Rather, it was the beauty of the Universe that his equations could not possibly capture, mesmerized him… Building on arbit ....

God’s Politics

Is God a politician? If it is, it must be in a league of one. As a politician, how does God sort out links and bonds it wants to cultivate with struggling Liberals, triumphant NDP, and the winners of last election - much hated by some? Those of us non-politicians – not professional politicians anyway, can pick the God we want to worship and follow the path it dictates. Ordinary citizens can d ....

Toronto perspective: God of the Atheist

Is there a God? Can we prove or disprove its existence? Nobody did either. Allow me to ask you a question. Is your religious faith a complement, increasing the reach of your mind, and augmenting the love of your heart? Or, are you using your faith as a supplement, force-feeding your mind with ossified dogmas, suppressing your mind’s right to critical thinking? I grew up in a small ....

Hindus upset at Russell-Katy divorce

English actor-comedian Russell Brand and American musician Katy Perry, who reportedly underwent elaborate Hindu wedding ceremony in October 2010 in Rajasthan (India), are reportedly divorcing and Hindus are upset. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that as Brand-Perry followed Hindu rituals and traditions in the wedding, they should have taken marriage serious ....

Hindus laud Russian court rejection of Gita ban

Hindus have welcomed the rejection by Tomsk court in Siberia (Russia) of proposed ban on ancient scripture Bhagavad Gita (Song of the Lord). Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, thanked the honorable Court welcoming its ruling and pointed out that it did the right and sensible thing befitting a democratic, open-minded and pluralistic society. Zed, who is the ....

Spiritual Atheist

Does Atheism Preclude Human Spirituality?

"Hello Sage, I apologize for dropping in without asking for an appointment. I brought my atheist friend, Heathen, along. We need you to arbitrate an issue between Heathen and me. I argue that an atheist can be spiritual under certain circumstances. I even dared to suggest that he is spiritual, an assertion he fiercely objects to," said Ques ....

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Dalai Lama speaks on tolerance

It was one of those few perfect sunshine days when you can smell the summer, flowers, trees and grass, and feel the warm touch of sunlight on your skin with temperatures of 35 degrees Celsius as you expect in India, when His Holiness The XIV Dalai Lama met friends and Tibetans in the park of the Villa Goetzfried in Wiesbaden in Germany. The introduction was a moving performance by a charming Ti ....

British Tory MP Demands Gay Marriage by Church

Mike Weatherley MP in British ruling party has urged David Cameron to ban churches that doesn't allow gay marriages. “I am becoming increasingly concerned about the inequality which exists between the unions of same-sex couples and those of opposite-sex couples in this country,” he said in his letter. “As long as religious groups can refuse to preside over ceremonies for same-sex couples, ....

How Organized Religion services Extraterrestrial interests

Organized religion can be credited with providing a sense of purpose to the lives of individuals and whole communities. It also has be credited with giving people a sense of understanding on morality, “good” versus “evil”, and an existential context to living. However it is apparent that organized religion has also inspired bigotries which have manifested in racisms, sexism, homophobia, co ....