Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism and Hinduism (Sanatana Dharma) are dharmic religions. Hinduism is really a mix. For example, the Vedas are … Continue reading Revealed Religion Vs. Dharma
The biggest problem with using gaps in our understanding of science to prove the existence of God (God of the gaps) … Continue reading Why I don’t believe in a personal god.
It is an introduction to Hindu tantric yoga (not the American excuse for an orgy “tantra”, but the systems of … Continue reading Book Review: The Untethered Soul by Michael A. Singer
Three engineers are discussing what kind of engineer God is. The mechanical engineer says, “look at the complexity of the … Continue reading Why I Don’t Believe in a Creator God: Unintelligible Design
Although there are many specious claims made about “energy”, also known as prana, chi, and ki, it is based in … Continue reading What is Energy (AKA prana, chi or ki)?
Religion in India can be divided into several periods. The important ones for this discussion are: The Vedic period (1750 to 500 BCE) … Continue reading Is Buddhism a Reinterpretation of Hinduism?
God is often defined in terms that would make her or his existence impossible to prove scientifically. God is usually … Continue reading What scientific evidence is there for the existence of a god?
There are four yogas: the three listed in the Bhagavad Gita and raja yoga. The three from the Bhagavad Gita … Continue reading Hinduism: What is karma yoga?
I have personally seen a spiritual teacher speak of the loss of his teacher and cry. Two things struck me … Continue reading How would an enlightened person mourn the death of someone they are close to?
When I was in college, I tried to kill my ego. I ended up in the school infirmary on psych … Continue reading What is the Role of Ego in Spiritual Work?