Archive for the ‘Other religions’ Category
The store have a holy place, “definitely, the check-out,” says Sammy. “Where clients (read: congregants) confess their feelings, then receive a farewell (read: benediction).”
Yamashita looks like trouble. A stocky man who enjoys weight lifting, tattoos, cars, and West Coast hip-hop, 32 year-old Yamashita does not seem like the “religious type.”
Watch this on The Scene.
About two-thirds of adults in the New York City metropolitan area identify themselves as Christian. Part 1 of series.
The globalization of communications means that isolated religious experts in the smaller religions have bigger markets, more expertise and support at their finger-tips than ever before.
A small group in Brooklyn sees the skyscrapers in Manhattan and think of the great pyramids of ancient Egypt.
Renowned for her dance and movement meditation practice 5Rhythms, Roth passed away October 22, 2012.
Many spas combine physical renewal & an Eastern or New Age spirituality. Soluna Holitic Spa also draws upon Puerto Rican & African spiritualities.
“We are going to wake our consciousness,” announced Antonio Perez to his three students, “To succeed, we need to learn the higher level of thinking, which is not to think. We need to stop being slaves to our minds.” The attentive adults nodded their heads in agreement as Perez hung each word in the […]
Fujian is a coastal province in China that is north of Gwangdong and across from Taiwan. In 1995 and even 2004 the Fujianese were not a significant presence in Sunset Park. Now, the Fujianese seem overwhelmingly present. About one-fourth of the foreign born residents of Sunset Park are Chinese. Besides Fujian, Cantonese immigrants continue to […]