‘Tis The Season To Be Jolly

I knew that, being my last blog before Christmas, (my first blogging Christmas), it would seem appropriate for me to write a blog about Christmas and what it means. I realised that this would be difficult, as Christmas means different things to different people.  Perhaps if I could find out about the origins of this celebration, I would understand. I read a number of theories about the origins of December 25th

By |2013-12-20T18:35:50+10:00December 21st, 2013|Christianity, Christmas, Love, Peace|

The Parable Of The Happy Plant

Reincarnation is a concept so naturally and intrinsically a part of many religions, that their proponents might wonder how anyone could think anything else. Hinduism and Buddhism are two such religions.  My understanding of their beliefs is that we create everything in our lives through our thoughts, words, and actions.  Our karma is the consequences of these thoughts, words, and actions, and reincarnation is necessary for us to resolve the

By |2013-09-27T18:17:57+10:00September 28th, 2013|Buddhism, Christianity, Religion|