Are you experiencing spiritual awakening? 10 key signs to look out for

Are you experiencing spiritual awakening? 10 key signs to look out for

We all have a somewhat vague idea of spiritual awakening. In truth, it is one of those things in life that’s difficult to define. It’s an experience a very lucky few find in their lifetime. However, we’re in an age of unprecedented consciousness. Information has never been so readily available. Distances between each other have […]

Why are women more religious than men? Science has a surprising answer

Why are women more religious than men? Science has a surprising answer

In almost all countries around the world, women are more religious than men. For example, in the United States, there’s a significant 12 percentage point difference between men and women when it comes to religiosity. What explains the difference? A new study published in The Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion suggests that there’s […]

Is Buddhism a religion or philosophy? 6 experts weigh in

Is Buddhism a religion or philosophy? 6 experts weigh in

In a nutshell, Buddhism developed from the teachings of the Buddha, a teacher who lived in northern India. In ancient India, “Buddha” referred to an enlightened being who has awakened from ignorance and has already achieved freedom from suffering. His teachings state that in order to eliminate suffering, one must understand the true nature of the world. […]