Spiritual

Protection against illness (as rising treatment cost is out of reach of many)

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A procedure to remove a blockage in the heart would cost RM35000 and above in IJN (Institut Jantung Negara). At other private hospitals, it would cost even more. This is more than what some would earn in a year. Others like hole in the heart surgery would cost few hundred thousand and if done overseas- [...]

Personal experience- mysterious illness during Hungry Ghost festival

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I’ve decided to share this childhood story as I have been reading numerous articles on the Hungry Ghost Festival. A strange illness that I had when I was a teenager had played a role in shaping me to be the person I am today. When I was 15 years old, my mom sent me for [...]

The bad consequence of having an abortion

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Today, many women would not think twice about performing an abortion. After all, the abortion is done as ‘a matter of convenience’ as the baby could come at the wrong time- insufficient family finances, out of wedlock, too busy to enjoy life to want a baby, etc. When I first read about the kammic consequence [...]

The line between schizophrenia and psychic abilities

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I once know of someone who was suffering from schizophrenia. This man was disconnected from reality because he had not been able to deal with it. He suffered in silence and remained an outcast both to society and his family. The rejection, disgust and lack of understanding shown to him had worsen some of his [...]

Why healers fall sick or die from illness

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Recently, I came across the book 9 Steps for Reversing or Preventing Cancer and Other Diseases- Learn to Heal from Within by Dr Shivani Goodman. The book is truly excellent and addresses a number of missing links in treatment of cancer. Usually, I would always make it a point to check out about the author online. [...]

Buddhist explanation of why illnesses and suffering arises

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I came across the following text many years ago when I first began searching for answers behind illnesses. After all, when diagnosed with a terminal illness as well as losing those we love, we are disorientated, confused and desperately sought for answers. As I am a Buddhist, the following information written had been a source [...]

Element Imbalance and Kammic Causes in Cancer

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Many years ago, I met monk who taught that there were 2 causes of diseases like cancer: 1. Due to element imbalance. In traditional healing, we have elements like fire, water, wind, earth. If these elements are not balanced or some are in excess, it will manifest into illness or physical discomfort. 2. Due to [...]