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Top 5 Buddhist Temples to Visit

By |2020-02-13T22:41:50+03:00February 7th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , |

As a major world religion, Buddhism is one of the most influential belief systems in the world. Founded over 2,500 years ago, Buddhism teaches of a way to end suffering and has spread to every corner of the globe since its founding. But Buddhism’s influence [...]

Exploring the Mysteries of Easter Island

By |2018-06-19T15:49:31+03:00June 19th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Easter Island is a remote, triangular-shaped, treeless, island in the Pacific. It’s 14 miles long and 7 miles across, at its widest, and there is a dormant volcano at each corner. This small isolated land is 2,000 miles from the South American mainland and it’s [...]

Mayan Pyramids: Types and Purposes

By |2020-01-02T02:57:56+03:00February 7th, 2018|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , |

If you've ever visited one the Mayan pyramids on a trip to Cancun or the Mayan Riviera, the structure's complex construction and simple beauty surely caught your imagination. But when you learn the history and significance of the pyramids, as well as the facts surrounding [...]

Damanhur: A Hidden Network of Psychedelic Temples Under the Alps

By |2020-01-04T02:18:24+03:00March 14th, 2017|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , |

Damanhur is a commune, ecovillage, and spiritual community that was founded in 1975 by a man named Falco Tarassaco. It is situated in the Piedmont region of northern Italy about 30 miles north of the city of Turin, in the foothills of the Alps. It [...]