Monthly Archives: September 2011

Fools rush in where angels fear to tread

US-Are You With or Against Pakistan? Opinion Maker – S.M. HALI – Sep 14, 2011 In retaliation to 9/11, USA unleashed a ‘Shock and Awe’ crusade against Taliban to expeditiously defeat them but success evaded them as Taliban proved more … more

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Dharma will never disappear, does not change with the times

Christians in China: Is the country in spiritual crisis? BBC News – TIM GARDAM – Sep 11, 2011 Throughout the 20th Century, Christianity was associated with Western imperialism. After the Communist victory in 1948, the missionaries were expelled, but Christianity … more

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Milk and grains – the perfect protein source

Is it time we all gave up meat? Guardian – FELICITY LAWRENCE – Sep 10, 2011 Intensive meat production is a very inefficient way of feeding the world. Farm a decent acre with cattle and you can produce about 20lbs … more

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A Neglected Source of Wealth

A Preliminary Study And Practical Suggestion by Narasimha Dasa(originally published by Back to Godhead Magazine in 1991) Greener pastures: How cows could help in the fight against climate change Guardian – JUDITH D. SCHWARTZ – Jul 22, 2011 In the … more

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Semen bombardment delivered gold and silver to Earth

Meteorites delivered gold to Earth BBC News – LEILA BATTISON – Sep 8, 2011 Scientists have shown that the Earth’s surface became enriched with precious metals by impacting meteorites.

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What is the standard of morality?

If we stick to the particular type of ritualism—because I confess a particular type of faith, and my faith describes this sort of ritualism, I must follow—then you stick to that, you cannot make any progress. And if you go … more

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Invisible Planets

Huffington Post – DEAN PRAETORIUS – Sep 8, 2011 Kepler-19c exists, but scientists have never seen it.

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GOT GOD?

Governments Buying Gold KITCO – JULIAN D.W. PHILLIPS – Sep 6, 2011 Venezuelan gold mining companies had until recently been forced to sell 50% their gold production to the government for their reserves. This was increased last month to 100%.

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Kirtan of Grief

On November 14, 1977, His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada passed away, surrounded by disciples singing Hare Krishna kirtan. Hansadutta was one of the disciples who had maintained a bedside vigil, singing kirtan for hours on end. After Srila … more

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Prabhupada’s Bedside Vigil

In his final hours, Srila Prabhupada called for Hansadutta to sing kirtan by his bedside. Hansadutta sang for hours straight, sometimes accompanied by others in the room.

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