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Namaste – the meaning.

As I see it, this is the true, or fundamental, meaning of the word and the gesture: 1. Namaste an ancient Sanskrit greeting still in everyday use in India and especially on the trail in the Nepal Himalaya. Translated roughly, it … Continue reading

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Communication breakdown.

The challenge of clear communication. Since it seems that the old standard of the written word, and, therefore, the spoken word, the text of books now having been widely superseded by that of texting we have a challenge to re-establish … Continue reading

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The Edgar Cayce readings.

These readings, whose source was not the mind or an intellectual one, mentioned numerous crucial facts decades before humans became aware of them and acted upon some or became aware of them through science. Examples are: the benefit of bi-carbonate … Continue reading

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Winning.

Where self-worth is dependant on winning there is weakness of character. ☺

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Communication – language. (4)

Heard on a wildlife TV program, ‘A wart hog can run forty kilometres per hour.’ So, was she referring to endurance or speed? ☺

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Experts.

As an example: The Pope makes a pronouncement or states something important and so-called experts state, “I think he means . . .” or “He means . . . “ without having access to him or his mind. The opinion … Continue reading

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The immediate future of life on Earth.

In the case of the majority of us the preoccupation with things of little consequence distances them from the catastrophic climatic changes ahead, often affecting their descendants more than themselves, so much so that the sober predictions and warnings of … Continue reading

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