How Gods Die (The Collapse of Easter Island)

How Gods Die (The Collapse of Easter Island)

Nothing lasts forever. Eventually we all collapse. Everything atrophies. This universe atrophies. No matter how strong your faith Someday your God will die. It might be dead already. Because we invented it. Our society gave it value and when we crumble, it crumbles with us. To some the idea is morose, depressing even. But to

Is Haile Selassie God?

Is Haile Selassie God?

You wake up to a neighbouring tribe rampaging through your village. They have weapons that you can’t understand. You can’t fight back. They murder your elders, shackle together the rest and march them towards the coast. On that walk, your sister will die. When you get there, you’ll never see your family again. There at

How to meditate like a Buddhist monk

How to meditate like a Buddhist monk

Besides the sacred Bodhi tree, Venerable Deepam has agreed to teach me the basics of meditation. One more… I find it very hard to sit cross-legged I used to do it as a child but I’ve lost the ability but all Buddhists have to be able to do it Yea, if you’re sitting in this

Does God Hate Me? | Queer Britain – Episode 1

Does God Hate Me? | Queer Britain – Episode 1

I’m Riyadh,a gay man living in London,a vlogger and a journalist.I grew up Catholic, but my father is Iraqiso I spent much of my childhood at the local mosque.When I came out, I began to understand that mainstream religionsdon’t like people like me.To me, LGBT stands for, “Let God burn them.”You say, “Well, it’s LGBTQ.”Well,

‘Am I too gay for God?’ BBC Stories

‘Am I too gay for God?’ BBC Stories

I am the Reverend… Jide Macaulay. I am a minister in the Church of England. And, I’m a proudly out gay man. I’m very happy with both sides of who I am. But I’ve arrived at a crossroads. As a minister, I can be openly gay. But actually having sex with my partner is strictly

R.E.M. – Losing My Religion (Acoustic – The Late Show BBC UK)

R.E.M. – Losing My Religion (Acoustic – The Late Show BBC UK)

Subtitles by Rafael Horácio Oh, life is bigger It’s bigger than you And you are not me The lengths that I will go to The distance in your eyes Oh, no, I’ve said too much I set it up That’s me in the corner That’s me in the spotlight Losing my religion Trying to keep

7 HOUR 4K DRONE FILM: "Earth from Above" + Music by Nature Relaxation™ (Ambient AppleTV Style)

7 HOUR 4K DRONE FILM: "Earth from Above" + Music by Nature Relaxation™ (Ambient AppleTV Style)