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Why people from every culture perform rituals after death?

I know many of you must be wondering why would we choose a topic like death rituals to write on, which people usually try to avoid.  Exactly, this is why I am writing on this. People are afraid to talk about death. Well, we all know it is inevitable. Nobody can stop it. Then, why […]

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What you need to know about willpower: The psychological science of self-control

Credit: www.apa.org With more self-control would we all eat right, exercise regularly, avoid drugs and alcohol, save for retirement, stop procrastinating, and achieve all sorts of noble goals? Many people believe they could improve their lives if only they had more of that mysterious thing called willpower. With more self-control we would all eat right, […]

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Chinese Family Values

Credit: family.lovetoknow.com While China has increasingly adopted Western influences, the traditional family structure is still highly valued and holds a prominent position in Chinese culture. Both traditional and modern Chinese families have similar values and morals, and these have been a part of daily life for many centuries. Gender Roles Traditional Chinese family values clearly […]

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Health Wisdom

Negative Thoughts: How to Stop Them

Credit: www.verywellmind.com Negative thinking can contribute to problems such as social anxiety, depression, stress, and low self-esteem. The key to changing your negative thoughts is to understand how you think now (and the problems that result), then use strategies to change these thoughts or make them have less of an effect. “Our thoughts, emotions, and […]

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Being Condescending to Others Will Destroy Your Self-Esteem

Credit: nspirement.com Do you ever think you’re better than other people? Do you tend to assume others are worse than you or to criticize those around you? It’s a huge blunder! Looking down on others might undermine your own self-esteem. Let’s see how. Here we go! Being condescending to others destroys your self-esteem in 5 […]

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Health Wisdom

10 positive character traits of an easy going person

Credit: hackspirit.com We all have that one person that is simply awesome to be around. They’re charismatic, funny, and have a knack for giving great advice. But what really stands out is that they’re easy-to-be-around. They don’t judge you unnecessarily or look down on you in any way. They have a certain type of personality […]

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Can You Learn Anything While You Sleep?

There are only 24 hours in a day, and usually about a third of that is spent sleeping. So, the overambitious have always wondered: Is it possible to make use of this time and learn a new skill or even a language? In other words, is sleep learning possible? The answer is yes and no, […]

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Ancient Greece Shows Us Brilliance Lies Within Simplicity

Beauty with economy is a path for dealing with our complicated society In mid-July of 2020, the US Naval amphibious assault ship Bonhomme Richard was destroyed by a fire. The inferno started as a small arson attempt. However, it turned into a five-day-long blaze which roared out of control, ravaging the 27,000-ton vessel. Retired Army Watercraft Master […]

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21 Minute Habits That Can Boost Your Productivity by 100%

Credit: entrepreneur.com As the name suggests, micro habits require minimal motivation and effort to accomplish. Eventually, this little habit will build on top of itself into something bigger and better for you and your goals. It’s like when you start running. You may only be able to make it half a mile. But, eventually, you’ll […]

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Professing faith: What’s the meaning of the plagues in the Bible?

Credit: redlandsdailyfacts.com A student recently asked me why the Bible seems to have so many plagues in it and what all these plagues are for. To give a quick answer, in the Bible, plagues occur because the Almighty is angry about something or someone and decides to send a plague as a punishment. According to […]

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