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Organic Dairy Farms Hit Hard by Recession

May 25th, 2009 | by Nitaisundara

Although owning and caring for our own cows should be the standard we as dairy-consuming humans strive for, buying from organic dairies is better than \"conventional\" milk by all accounts. Unfortunately though, like their less wholesome counterpart, organic dairies are in rough shape

Towards Self-Sufficiency

May 24th, 2009 | by Harmonist staff

A video about the pioneering stages of establishing a self-sufficient Hindu monastery at Madhuvana in Costa Rica

K. Pattabhi Jois dies at 94

May 24th, 2009 | by Harmonist staff

Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, the leading teacher of Ashtanga yoga who is credited with bringing the practice to a mass audience and introducing it to the West, has died. He was

More Women Masters

May 12th, 2009 | by Harmonist staff

\"Many spiritual leaders accused me of destroying the lineage when I invited nuns last year to perform the traditional masked dance at my monastery in Ladakh. I want to break the boundaries, which are man-made.\"

Religious Freedom vs. Gay Rights

April 26th, 2009 | by Harmonist staff

Faith organizations and individuals who refuse to provide services to gay people are losing a growing number of legal battles that they say are costing them their religious freedom.

Debate on Aryan Invasion vs. Migration

April 9th, 2009 | by Harmonist staff

Scholars have debated over the competing theories that India was either settled by a migrating people or that its culture had an uninterrupted flourishing spawned by its indigenous people. This debate was at the core of an international conference held in Feb. \'

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