Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese system using the laws of both Heaven (Chinese astronomy) and Earth (landform environment) to help a person improve the quality of life by receiving positive Qi from his natural living environment. It literally means wind-water in English.
Wandering away from the central ruins, you’ll notice that occasionally side paths branch off into the thick foliage. Because of the cloud, forest grows over quickly in the area surrounding Machu Picchu and there may still be unknown trails and ruins yet to be found nearby.
There are certainly more than humans on the astral plane. I have encountered ancestral ancestors, ancestral animal and mythical beings, in fact all manner of natural, breathing phenomena. And yes – there are demonic and dangerous type creatures and people there too. The astral plane is neither heaven nor hell.
The Om symbol is found in both Hinduism and Buddhism, and began in Hinduism, but I will first discuss the sound and its Cosmology news in the context of Tibetan Buddhism. In Tibetan Buddhism, the most used mantra is ‘om mani padme hum.’ This phrase means ‘hail to the jewel in the lotus.’ This mantra is the mantra of the bodhisattva of compassion, Avalokiteshvara.
This question is addressing one of the most difficult questions for Christianity to answer. God is supposed to love us, yet he also allows terrible thing to happen to us.
Locked up Abroad is a documentary series about travelers and tourists who find themselves behind bars in foreign countries. The show describes some of the harsh conditions of foreign jails and of being held captive by terrorists in hostage situations. This show airs on Monday at 10 pm.
Wealth 101 – Wealth is Much More Than Money by John-Roger & Peter McWilliams. This book is part of The Life 101 Series. I keep this book handy and have read it many times. It seems to find greater and greater meaning as you develop on a personal level. This book, as with all the books listed above, should be required reading in high school and college.