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Dominic Emmanuel

Mystic Mantra: God’s promises are not hollow

The Bible acknowledges that there would indeed be times of pain and darkness.

09 May 2019 12:11 AM

Mystic Mantra: The fires of Easter and Notre Dame

Coincidentally, one of the rituals at Easter night, celebrating Jesus’ resurrection is the blessing of the new fire.

23 Apr 2019 12:15 AM

Mystic Mantra: From sleep to waking up

There is reference in the book of Genesis (Bible) to Jacob who after a long journey falls asleep.

11 Apr 2019 12:57 AM

Mystic Mantra: Gossip kills

It is probably easier to give up on those visible things than tackling an invisible weakness embedded in human nature.

28 Mar 2019 12:33 AM

Mystic Mantra: Violence breeds more violence

One has heard enough impulsive reactions of people, including the TV channels, to go after the enemy.

28 Feb 2019 2:24 AM

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Mystic Mantra: Valentine’s heart

Today’s celebrations are named after St. Valentine, a Catholic priest who lived in Rome in the 3rd century.

14 Feb 2019 1:54 AM

Mystic Mantra: Martyr’s Day musings

His martyrdom brought to fore the result of unrestrained hatred.

30 Jan 2019 1:34 AM

Mystic Mantra: Gratitude with hope

In the Bible, Jesus narrates to his disciples a parable about a king who was going abroad.

03 Jan 2019 1:17 AM

Mystic Mantra: The exaltation of the Cross

The crucifix, however, normally found inside a church or a building is a Cross having also the image of Jesus on it.

13 Sep 2018 1:40 AM

Mystic Mantra: Wherefore fasting?

The spiritual masters, however, have been telling us since ages that fasting does even greater marvels to one’s soul.

15 Mar 2018 1:45 AM

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Mystic Mantra: Meditation teaches us ways to endure pain

The walls in churches are marked with 14 stations depicting events as they unfolded in Jesus’ last journey.

27 Feb 2018 12:23 AM

‘South Africa could be malaria-free by 2020’

First the good news, more than half of the countries in the world have eliminated malaria. The bad news is that there is a serious threat of spread of Plasmodi-um falciparum to India and Africa.

26 Apr 2016 6:06 AM