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Reflections on a failure

I had perceived a challenge; a parental challenge, a social challenge. It was the coming of age of youth in our society today. With traditional religion-based rite of passage of any convention — Bar/Bat-Mitzvah, Confirmation, you name it, all but … Continue reading

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Turning men into icons

Why do we idealize other people? Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela and Martin Luther King, Jr. come to mind, as well as Mother Teresa and Gautama Buddha. This includes not only religious figures such as Jesus, Muhammad and Rabbi Nachman of … Continue reading

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