Acknowledgments Note on Terms and Spelling Introduction: He holds an M. Melton is the author of American Religions: He has written or edited more than three dozen books and anthologies as well as numerous papers and articles for scholarly journals. He is the series editor for Religious Information Systems, which supplies data and information in religious studies and related fields. The volumes have been constructed in an A-to-Z format to provide a handy guide to the major terms, concepts, people, events, and organizations that have, in each case, transformed the religion from its usually modest beginnings to the global force that it has become. Each of these religions began as the faith of a relatively small group of closely related ethnic peoples. Each has, in the modern world, become a global community, and, with one notable exception, each has transcended its beginning to become an international multiethnic community. Judaism, of course, largely defines itself by its common heritage and ancestry and has an alternative but equally fascinating story.
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The station has won awards from Indian Railways for excellent clean infrastructure in , , and The government has decided to build escalators at this station, and the construction has started. Gwalior narrow gauge railway connects to the Kuno National Park in Sheopur. It is the junction point to reach tourist destinations like Shivpuri, Dholpur and Bhind.
Gwalior is on the Main train line between Delhi station code: There are about 50 trains to New Delhi and Agra every day, and around the same number of trains to Bhopal and Nagpur stations. However, fewer trains are available for long routes like Mumbai and Chennai.
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The undivided Madhya Pradesh was founded on November 1, Madhya Pradesh, because of its central location in India, has remained a crucible of historical currents from North, South, East and West. Rich archaeological wealth has been unearthed in various parts of the state throwing light on its history. Evidences of earliest human settlements have been found in Bhimbethika and other places of Raisen district. Over rock shelters have been discovered in Bhimbethika.
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Etymology[ edit ] According to local tradition, Gwalior owes its name to a sage of former times. Suraj Sen, a prince of the gurjar-pratihar clan of the eighth century, is said to have lost his way in the forest. On a secluded hill, he met an old man, the sage Gwalipa, whose influence almost took him by surprise. Upon asking the sage for some drinking water, he was led to a pond, where the waters not only quenched his thirst but cured him of leprosy.
Suraj Sen later built a palace inside the fort, which was named “Gwalior” after the sage, and eventually the city that grew around the fort took the same name. The earliest historical record found at Gwalior is the Gwalior inscription of the Alchon Hun ruler Mihirakula. Jain statues at Gwalior built by dungar singh In Iltutmish captured Gwalior after an month-long effort and from then till the 13th century it remained under Muslim Rule.
During those years, Gwalior saw its golden period. Later in the s, the Scindias captured Gwalior and it remained a princely state during the British Rule. Chaturbhuj Temple at Gwalior Fort claims the world’s very first occurrence of zero as a written number.
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The word, Kriya, itself means “action. If we don’t really understand who we are, and if we don’t fully realize what we are doing to ourselves, we will wander through life in a misdirected, careless and somewhat meaningless way. Our misdirection leads to our own suffering and to the suffering of others. Hence the primary purpose of Kriya is to reduce or end our suffering.
You could not have arrived at this reading without having already formed some opinion about the cause of your suffering. And undoubtedly you have heard, and quite possibly believe, that the ego is the primary culprit. So it is important to be clear what is meant by, ego, if indeed this is something we are striving to eliminate through our practice. And it most definitely is.
There are at least five primary meanings of the word, ego. The self, as an identity distinct from a world of matter. The self, as distinct from other selves. In psychology or psychiatry, that part of the psyche that is self-aware, and that controls thought and behavior.
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He makes a clear distinction between redemption and the glorification, although as always they are tied together as a one. Redemption has to do with how the Lord, Jesus Christ, subjugated all the hells by himself. At the time God came onto the planet as Christ the hells were overrunning the earth and infiltrating heaven.
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Box , Fredrick, MD www. Cassandra Langer Reviewer Most of my readers have probably never heard of the French nineteenth century artist, Camille Claudel and if they have it would only have been in a passing reference to the great French masterAuguste Rodin. As an art history student way back in the early s I had never seen any thing by her and there were no serious articles written on her until the advent of the women’s liberation movment in the mid s.
I remember one fine article on her in the Woman’s Art Journal that peaked my curiosity. This is why I was immediately interested in reading psychoanalyst Dr. Alma Bond’s new book. What Bond has done is create an imaginative context to present the life and art of this fascinating and tragic figure. She has breathed fresh life into this neglected woman sculptor who many historians of art now believe helped to create some of Rodin’s works. In fact, several have suggested that some of Claudel’s works have been wrongly attributed to Rodin.
Whatever the facts may be remain for art historians and critics to seek out. The novel is divided into three parts that trace the rise and fall of Camille Claudel. Hers is a tragic story of a borderline personality balancing on the tightrope of mental stablity who is pushed off the wire by passions she cannot control and by a family with absolutely no understanding of the fragile nature of her soul. Bond attempts to imagine in the form of a novel.
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The event takes place on the battle field of Kurukshetra, during a war between two rival families, finding the warrior-Prince Arjuna steeped in doubt and dejection Edgerton Through the dialogue, Krishna teaches and reveals the mysteries of existence to Arjuna, convincing him to perform his sacred duty and fight the impending war Edgerton , Stoler-Miller. This essay will examine the content of the Gita, in addition to various commentary of both individual chapters, and the work as a whole.
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Many of these internees were used for forced labour in internment camps. This included both fascists including Canadians such as Adrien Arcand who had negotiated with Hitler to obtain positions in the government of Canada once Canada was conquered , Montreal mayor Camillien Houde for denouncing conscription and union organizers and other people deemed to be dangerous Communists. Such internment was made legal by the Defence of Canada Regulations , passed 3 September Section 21 of which read: The Minister of Justice, if satisfied that, with a view to preventing any particular person from acting in a manner prejudicial to the public safety or the safety of the State, it is necessary to do so, may, notwithstanding anything in these regulations, make an order [ Internment of Jewish refugees European refugees who had managed to escape the Nazis and made it to Britain, were rounded up as “enemy aliens” in Many were interned on the Isle of Man , and 2, were sent to Canada, mostly Jews.
The internees were given a chance by authorities to defend themselves; according to the transcripts of the appeal tribunals, internees and state officials debated conflicting concepts of citizenship. Many German Canadians interned in Camp Petawawa were from a nineteenth-century migration in They had arrived in a small area a year after a Polish migration landed in Wilno , Ontario.
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The Langtauferer Hotel, located near the Austrian border at 1, meters 6, feet above sea level, was not directly hit by the overnight avalanche, but the area was at extreme risk for more, Katia Squeo with the civil protection agency in Bolzano, Italy said. The evacuees included 75 guests and hotel workers, local residents and tourists staying in other accommodations.
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The work is attributed to a Sri Bhattaraka-sri-vedottama. Set in the framework of a debate between two Mimamsaka disputants the text follows the “objection-response” purva-paksa – uttara-paksa format so characteristic of the genre. I have divided the work into three more or less cohesive sections. In the first the author is faced with the problem of justifying the validity of his school and its smrti in the absence of confirmation by a sruti.
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Mahavatar Babaji and Haidakhan Babaji Part One Mahavatar Babaji Babaji has manifest in various forms throughout history, sometimes in human form and other times appearing to people on the astral. Babaji is considered a highly spiritual entity whom exists in realms beyond the conscious experience of the people of earth. He transverses the dimensions of existence being held in material and subtle forms, a mystery even to those he appears to.
Babaji is credited with preforming all manner of miracles such as, bringing the dead back to life, miraculous healing, telepathy, manifesting objects and incredible synchronicity that occurs to those who are in his presence. Babaji seems to be united with a spiritual life-force beyond description, a life force which is the essence of creation.
He is remembered by several people even today. At the time, Babaji traveled extensively in the Kumaon region, gathering around him several devotees and disciples… Seating Himself on the surface of the water at the confluence of the Rivers Kali and Gori, and disappearing in a ball of light, He dematerialized this form in This event too was witnessed by several devotees. Mahendra Baba developed a relationship with Babaji who would appear to him.
The station has won awards from Indian Railways for excellent clean infrastructure in , , and It is the junction point to reach tourist destinations like Shivpuri, Dholpur and Bhind. Gwalior is on the Main train line between Delhi station code: Some trains starting here and travelling towards Eastern India via Gwalior Junction — Jhansi Junction provide direct connections to points in eastern India including Kolkata Calcutta , Barauni , Varanasi , and Allahabad.
There are about 50 trains to New Delhi and Agra every day, and around the same number of trains to Bhopal and Nagpur stations.
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The details of a major part of his epochal life and how he so patiently persevered with it was deeply inspiring. What struck me also was the need to convey the value of reading this book to other students of Yogananda or Yoga. So many sincere students of his have dismissed an interest in reading this book on account of the fact that it has not been written by a reputed sanyasin who wears an ochre robe. Phil Goldberg has greatly respected experience and credentials as an author and is an honest biographer.
He was greatly helped with access to the historical files by the board of directors of Self Realization Fellowship. This world is full of constraints and limitations and even though such an amazing subject is disappointingly short at less than pages. I deeply hope one day Phil or some other great author can go into even more biographical detail with another riveting page tome. The great Avatar wrote very little about the larger portion of his life while being resident of America.
After reading the book you realize that his great humility did not want to focus on the dark forces he had to contend with on an almost daily basis. To advertise negativity can in itself give it a life-force and as a great soul he promoted all the good qualities he witnessed in the west while turning a blind eye to the aggressive racial discrimination, yellow journalism, Christian zealotry, jealous husbands, irate fathers and over-anxious mothers along with the delusional actions of enormous disloyalty from those he was so tirelessly was trying to help.
The sheer and almost at times universal misunderstanding of his divine nature found endless repetitive ways to express itself while at the same time consistently allowing Yogananda to exude the sweet forgiving understanding of a great saint.