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Twentieth Century Philosophy

By the end the nineteenth century science, rather than philosophy, was the discipline that stood first and foremost in peoples minds in their quest for truth. Indeed scientific reasoning influenced ..
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The Links Between Ireland and India

Ireland and India have a special bond as two countries who were colonized by the same power, but who had cultures very different to their oppressors. The first arrivals to Ireland were at the ..
(March 27, 2007)
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Effective Collaboration on Internet Projects

People often collaborate on the same internet project even though they might be on opposite sides of the globe, however this distance brings with it its own challenges. Here are some tips to smooth ..
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Making Better Life Decisions

A common perception is that proper decisions are made by weighing up the pros and cons of the different options and coming to an ‘informed’ decision. However, the mind is perpetually ..
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Getting Enjoyment from Long Training Runs

When training for long-distance races like the marathon, a sense of mental weariness can easily creep into our approach, making the training runs seem more like a chore than something to look forward .
(March 11, 2007)
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Practical Meditation Tips: Setting Up Your Own Meditation Space

For those interested in taking up a daily meditation practice, setting up some little corner of their house reserved for meditation will be of enormous benefit. After all, our home has a kitchen for ..
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Overcoming Obstacles in Life

No life is without its fair share of problems. We all know the saying ‘it's not the problems that determine your state, it's your attitude towards them', but this often seems much easier said ..
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Practical Meditation Tips: Using the Breath

Controlling the rhythm and flow of the breath is probably the most common technique used by those beginning meditation. Breathing is something we do unconsciously all the time; in consciously ..
(March 02, 2007)
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Tips For Increasing Self-Confidence

Lack of confidence is something which plagues us all at some time or another - it could happen when we are about to take a step in to the unknown, or it might haunt us as a result of a previous ..
(March 01, 2007)
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History of English Channel Swimming

When thinking about swimming feats, the English channel swim always comes first to mind. At its shortest point, the distance between the English and French coastlines is only 22 miles, but a ..
(February 24, 2007)
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Evolution and Spirituality

Darwin's theory of evolution has been at the centre of a gulf between faith groups and scientists ever since it was first proposed. Such controversies are too often simplistically seen as religion ..
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The Influence Of Mysticism On Cultures Around The World

Every culture and tradition around the world has developed a mystical aspect, and has been influenced profoundly by the experiences of great mystics who sought direct experience of Reality. The ..
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Using Meditation as an Aid to Boost Self-Esteem

Many people have a low opinion of themselves as they progress through life, affecting their ability to interact socially, enjoy life and be decisive about the things they want. In normal everyday ..
(February 09, 2007)
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ChiRunning by Danny Dreyer: A Long-term Book Review

Danny Dreyer opens his book with one eye-opening statistic - that out of 24 million runners and joggers in the United States, 65% will have to stop at least once a year due to injury. However, he ..
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A History of Ultra Distance Running

Many people imagine the marathon to be the pinnacle of running endurance, but people have been pushing themselves to even further distances since the middle of the last century. It seems hard to ..
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