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What’s the Point of Having a Buddhist Meditation Practice?

Is the goal of the Buddhist meditator the same as the scientist (the breaking of spells and the dispelling of ignorance)? Ron Liefer, psychiatrist and Buddhist meditator, in his book The Happiness Project (Snow Lion 1997), writes the following (14): … Continue reading

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And a little child shall lead them

Except ye become as little children, and learn to expand your humanity and loving acceptance of others’ life choices . . .

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“I shall look after you, and you will comfort me”: A Beautiful Scene from The Bride of Frankenstein

My all-time favorite scene from any of the Frankenstein movies. It comes from The Bride of Frankenstein. God answers the prayers of a lonely blind hermit, sending him a friend. Prepare to cry: 

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