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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Rock star

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:51pm

    ... And anyway, exhibition sponsor New World Development has requested that I stay away from questions about Zen and religion in general. That, despite Masuno being an 18thgeneration head priest ... and “mind”). “Every stone has its own character or spirit,” says Masuno, explaining the animist beliefs inherent in Japan’s indigenous Shinto religion. “I try to ask the stone, ‘What would you like me ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: mixed blessing

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... of the ritual I witnessed. Although native Shinto beliefs and the imported religion of Buddhism were separated by government decree in 1868, the age-old practice of shinbutsu-shûgô ("syncretism of Shinto gods and Buddhas") remains alive in Japan. In many Japanese Buddhist temples one can find entire Shinto shrines. Religions that travel from their places of origin often incorporate, ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:15pm

    ... Mark Peters Mark Peters Sky Ferreira, the kooky pop misfit who recently performed in Hong Kong, was born in Venice Beach, Los Angeles, in the United States, and raised by her grandmother, personal hairdresser to the king of kook, Michael Jackson. After signing her first record contract, aged 15, Ferreira was told, “Don’t talk [to the media] about religion, sex, [or] drugs.” Last ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Along the road to Gundagai

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:51pm

    ... I look at my phone; it clearly says July. Then I remember: this is Australia, a land of practical people where temperature beats history and religion. It’s cold in July, therefore that’s when one ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Courting the dragon: How Scotland is seeking to woo China

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:51pm

    ... Scots brought their brand of religion, too. “Many Chinese Christians today trace their faith back to these early Scottish missionary pioneers,” says Wotherspoon. THE BOND BETWEEN BAMBOO ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Power play: China and India jostle for influence in Nepal

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by DINAH GARDNER

    ... in relations, religion and people-to-people contacts have remained a binding factor." Abanti Bhattacharya, an associate professor at the East Asian Studies department of the University of Delhi, ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Destination: Yerevan, Armenia

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:10pm by Tim Pile

    ... official religion, and boasts 40,000 places of worship. Few can match Khor Virap for photogenic potential, however. Situated beside the Turkish border, the iconic monastery is surrounded ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film Review: Deliver Us From Evil starts strong then falters

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:18pm by Richard James Havis

    ... allowing the priest the liberty of demolishing some scientific theories about mental illness that are way out of date. As with many out to convert the unwary to religion, he is skilled ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Channel hop

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:24pm by Mark Peters

    ... population gone without so much as a goodbye or thank you. In Mapleton, a small town in New York state, where three years later science and religion have produced no clues to what happened, police ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Fleeing Uygurs caught using Rohingya trafficking networks are stuck in limbo

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by GABRIELLE PALUCH

    ... in a place where he wouldn't feel persecuted because of his religion. He's a Muslim from Urumqi, capital of the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, where more than 100 people have been killed ...




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