Solidarity with the uprising of the Assamese people! Statement of the Revolutionary Communist International Tendency (RCIT), 14 December 2019, http://www.thecommunists.net 1. India’s parliament – dominated by the extremely right-wing Hindutva chauvinist BJP – has passed the so-called Citizenship Amendment Bill on 11 December. This law allows for the fast-tracking of citizenship applications on the basis … Continue reading India: Down with CAB!
The prejudice and and narrowness of islam has made the realm of sufism problematical, but the larger world of sufism is very ambiguous and it moves outside of the boundaries of islam and enters a space where it seems more like a bastard nietzcheanism that a mystic cult. The outer fringe puts innocent seekers at … Continue reading What is the sufi mafia, and who are their victims…?
Atman as Brahman, the problem is that this yoga must contend with physics: either it will apply dogma or it will attempt to apply science/skepticism<, eg, atman ain't brahman at all???? A lot of youtube vids discourse on the universe as consciousness but the idea, while compelling, remains subject to sudden doubt... Mazur has some … Continue reading QM and advaita…?
Most antiquities scholars think that the New Testament gospels are “mythologized history.” In other words, based on the evidence available they think that around the start of the first century a controversial Jewish rabbi named Yeshua ben Yosef gathered a following and his life and teachings provided the seed that grew into Christianity. At the same … Continue reading Here are 5 reasons to suspect Jesus never existed – Raw Story
The critique of yoga is par for the course here, but in comparison to our critique of sufism/gurdjieff the critique of 'hatha yoga' is almost brand trivia. And there is a possibility of doing it right, possibly. Big deal, do the asanas, then move on to Raja Yoga, another possibly mechanized 'no longer a method' … Continue reading Experiencing your birth right, ‘self-consciousness’…