Mideast situation enters Twilight Zone

The site of bomb attacks that killed 46 people in Turkey’s southern town of Reyhanli on May 11, 2013 Mon May 13, 2013 8:45AM GMT 10 By Jim W. Dean The Israeli attacks were of course a provocation to see if Syria might send a Sarin-laced missile into Israel in return, but they are not…

The Sherpa People

February 11, 2010 Sherpas: Religion and the Printed Word The Sherpa, who inhabit the regions surrounding Mount Everest, are well-known in the West as a rugged mountain population, adhering to the religious traditions of Tibetan Buddhism. The origins of the Buddha’s religion among the Sherpas are lost in tribal and clan legend. The Sherpas, however,…

The Sherpa people

Sherpa (Tibetan:ཤར་པ། “eastern people”, from shar “east” + pa “people”) are an ethnic group from the most mountainous region of Nepal, high in the Himalayas.[1]  Most Sherpa people live in Nepal’s eastern regions; however, some live farther west in the Rolwaling valley and in the Helambu region north of Kathmandu. Pangboche is the Sherpas’ oldest…

We are Preparing for Massive Civil War, Says DHS Informant

What kind of event would allow the president to define as terrorists all gun owners opposed to gun confiscating executive orders? What would it take to link 2nd amendment with al Qaeda? Or is this government incapable of black-op false-flag operations?

What we are today comes from our thoughts of yesterday, and our present thoughts build our life of tomorrow: Our life is the creation of our mind. – Buddha

With Our Thoughts, We Make the World  Waking Times Walter Mason, New Dawn Waking Times   Those of us who grew up in the 1980s were, quite unknowingly, absorbing a healthy dose of Eastern mysticism when we watched the wonderful Japanese television series “Monkey” every weekday evening at 6.30pm. For all of the colour and…

Iranian FM Confers with Myanmarese Counterpart on Massacre of Muslims

Iranian FM Confers with Myanmarese Counterpart on Massacre of Muslims TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi in a phone conversation with his Myanmarese counterpart U Wunna Maung Lwin on Wednesday expressed Tehran’s concern over the recent brutal attacks against the Muslim minority in Rakhine State. Salehi expressed “Iran’s serious concern” over the recent…

Etymology of an ethnic conflict ~ by Jason Johnson

ASIA Times PATTANI – In Thailand’s insurgency-hit three southernmost provinces of Pattani, Yala and Narathiwat, the state’s marginalization of the Malay language has been a core grievance among Malay Muslim nationalists aiming for either independence or substantial autonomy from the predominantly Buddhist nation. Read the entire article at original source ~ Asia Times Online~

Buddhists Continue Terrorist Attacks against Muslims in Myanmar

SOURCE TEHRAN (FNA)- Recent reports from Myanmar unveiled the start of a new round of atrocities and brutalities by the Buddhist community against the Rohingya Muslims. The Asian Tribune in an article titled ‘Letter from America: Buddhist Terrorism, No Longer Myth’ by Habib Siddiqui wrote that a Buddhist religious organization by approving new regulations which…