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Rose-coloured Glasses

To look at life through “rose-coloured glasses” means to see things as better than they really are, or to think that things are more pleasant than they actually are. It has a negative connotation, as if the person with the … Continue reading

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Dreaming Chamber by Karen Casey

Today I’d just like to share with you a beautiful artwork from the Australian Indigenous artist Karen Casey. I was introduced to the video by my lecturer at uni in the unit Art and Spirituality that I am taking this … Continue reading

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Eat a ducky, Muss!

“Who’s Muss? And why do Japanese people eat so many ducks?” my five-year-old son asked me when we first went to Japan. On sight of my puzzled face he continued, “Well every time Japanese people start to eat, that’s what … Continue reading

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Cooking up a stink

Vertumnus by Giuseppe Arcimbaldo (1527-1593) To meat or not to meat… Is that the question? (With apologies to Shakespeare!) Even though the Buddha ate meat and the Dalai Lama has said that he eats meat, people generally assume that to … Continue reading

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