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Problems of Budget Deficits

A budget deficit occurs when Government spending is greater than tax revenues. For political reasons a budget deficit often occurs. Politicians never gain votes by raising taxes and cutting spending. .
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Top 7 Tips for Inner Peace

1. Value peace more than anything else. What we give our attention to will generate a certain force. If we feel inner peace is the most important thing then we will make it become a reality. If we ..
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How to Stay Awake in Meditation

Meditation is a technique that enables us to relax and experience the inner peace, which is deep within. However the relaxation and peace of meditation are very different to the relaxation we get ..
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Desire and Aspiration in the Spiritual Life

Often we think that the fulfilment of desires will bring us happiness. It is easy to have the thought that, if we can earn a certain amount of money, then we will have the security and ability to ..
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Relationship of Music and Spirituality

Music has a close connection with spirituality. Spiritual music has the capacity to enlighten our minds and inspires us to dive deep within. The most profound spirituality involves peace and silence. .
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7 Tips for Riding Time Trials

1. Don’t go too hard at the start. It is a common mistake that beginners to time trialling start too hard. It is easy to be over enthusiastic at the start of a race. However what happens is ..
(February 16, 2007)
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The Meaning of Forgiveness

Forgiveness in one sense means being absolved of our sins. However real forgiveness means more than just the forgiveness of our wrong actions. Divine forgiveness involves illumination. Our ignorance ..
(February 16, 2007)
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The Benefits of Music and Meditation

Through meditation we learn to discover our own inner self; a consciousness of peace, light and delight. To attain this inner silence there are many techniques, which can be used to help. One of the ..
(February 15, 2007)
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The Benefits of Simplicity

In Modern Life there are a seemingly endless series of options and avenues. At each turn, life seems to present numerous complications. It becomes hard to resist the allure of doing more things and ..
(February 14, 2007)
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Increased Difficulties for UK First Time Buyers

First time buyers are finding it increasingly expensive to get their first mortgage. Evidence from the UK Council of mortgage lenders suggests that the average cost of a mortgage for first time ..
(February 13, 2007)
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Major Achievements of Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson requested that on his tombstone he should be remembered for 3 things 1. Author of the Declaration of Independence. 2. Passing the statute of Religious Freedom in Virginia. 3. ..
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Self Certification Remortgage Quotes in UK: Getting Best Deal

With a self-certification mortgage you have a lot more flexibility in getting a mortgage loan. Usually with a standard repayment the amount you can borrow is dependent upon a multiple of your ..
(February 07, 2007)
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Mirabai: Poet and Saint

From an early age Mirabai felt an irresistible attraction and devotion to Sri Krishna. As a young child she was given a doll of Krishna, which she worshipped, as if it embodied the living presence of .
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Simple Meditation Exercise

In this meditation exercise we will try to calm the mind and experience the inner peace that we have within. As with any meditation exercise; the more we practise, the more benefits we will get from ..
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Spiritual Teachers of India

Throughout the ages India has been the home of numerous Spiritual Masters and Saints. They have each offered a unique message and inspirational example of how we might aspire to a more illumining ..
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Increasing Harmony in Your Relationships

Getting along with other people is one of the most important things we can do. If we have harmony with our family, friends and work colleagues; it will make life much more peaceful and enjoyable. ..
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Finding Inspiration to Write

Writing is no easy task often we wish to be a writer but to actually write articles and books is quite difficult. Even great writers go through periods where they lack inspiration to write. If we ..
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Promoting Your Website Through Writing Articles

One of the most popular methods of helping your website is through the writing of articles and then publishing them on websites / ezines who allow articles to be submitted. There are several things ..
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UK Remortgage Quotes

Remortgaging your house is potentially one of the best financial decisions you can make. Banks and building societies take advantage of existing customers who are happy to stay on the more expensive ..
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Life of Abbe Pierre

Abbe Pierre lived a varied and remarkable life, he was frequently voted to be the most popular man in France. As a young man he spent several years in a Christian monastery, however he felt ..
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Never Ending Perpetual Mortgages

How do you like the idea of paying the minimum monthly mortgage payments possible on your mortgage? How do you like the idea of being able to pass both your mortgage and your house onto your ..
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Sri Chinmoy's Approach to Meditation

Sri Chinmoy began to meditate at an early age when he was growing up in a spiritual community in South India. Since coming to the West he has taught meditation through lectures, writings and also ..
(January 19, 2007)
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The enduring Popularity of Lord of the Rings

When J. R. R. Tolkien showed his manuscript to his publishers Unwin and Allen, their first impression was concern over the size and length of the story. They doubted very much whether such a book ..
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5 Myths of UK housing Market

1. A shortage of supply means prices will never fall. Often people will say because of high demand a shortage of housing in London, prices will always be high and never fall. This is not true. House ..
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The Philosophy of Yoga and How It Applies to Modern Society

Yoga in the west is primarily associated with hatha yoga postures. Hatha yoga is actually only a small part of an ancient system of spiritual practices grouped together under the term yoga. The ..
(January 18, 2007)
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