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Articles tagged as Reality

  • Is This All There Is? -- Devamrita Swami

    Work, buy and consume week after week, month after month, year after year, is that what we're really here for? Devamrita Swami elaborates on this common mantra: work, buy, consume, die explaining that actually there is more to life than that. (Produced by Bhakti Lounge, Wellington, New Zealand.)

  • Isn’t Spiritual Life An Attempt To Escape From Reality?

    Isn’t spiritual life with its longing for another world an attempt to escape from reality? Yes, spiritual life is an attempt to escape – not from reality, but to reality.

  • The Lost Art of Being Alone with God

    One of the most important ways we can come to a full understanding of our relationship with God is by spending a little “alone time” with God. However, in our amped-up, wireless sphere of reality, I think this has become a lost art.

  • Good News Is No News
    As George Orwell famously said in his novel ‘1984’, “Big Brother is watching you.” Well, not any more. Now we’re watching Big Brother. Over six million people in the UK alone tune in to the “reality” TV show to watch others eat, sleep and largely fight with each other. It seems we like to see others suffer.
  • Who’s the Mother of Magic Realism?
    Few care to realize that there is a reality to ‘other-worldliness’ and that it is not so inaccessible, after all.
  • World of Warcraft : More Than Just a Game?
    Those Denizens of Cyberspace who are either young, young at heart or have teenagers will undoubtedly have heard of World of Warcraft by Blizzard Entertainment, or WoW as its commonly known amongst those initiated in its mysteries. WoW is not the latest of what is called MMORPG (Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games) but it is certainly the most popular.