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September 2022

Diwali 2022: the meaning of Diwali

In India, Diwali, also called the festival of lights, is one of the main festivals. It symbolizes the triumph of good over evil. Hindus celebrate by exchanging gifts, sharing feasts and offering prayers to Goddess Lakshmi, the goddess of…

The hands with which we build

In an article published in the 2022 edition of religion, Buddhist architect Dennis Alan Winters looks back on that time 38 years ago when the Dalai Lama asked him a difficult question. This is a question we should all ask…