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The Harsh Truth Of Life

The Harsh Truth Of Life

Believing in some other entity that has divine power or will to save you from your sins can also cause you to close off from life and avoid its harsh truths — uncertainty, impermanence, death, change.

Paradoxically, embracing such realities is essential for freedom and the basis of understanding any religion.

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Lessons on life, belief, religion and nature.

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