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by joel
21 May 2006
Forum: For Ex-BKs & Common Room
Topic: Help with Brahma Kumaris Wikipedia Article
Replies: 41
Views: 4178

Re: Help with Brahma Kumaris Wikipedia Article

As it reads, what they are suggesting is to make new pages that create links that forward to the one article. That is the way the Wiki works. Okay, I misread. Well, BKs, if you want to have a part of frosty third-party descriptions of the BKs, please do so! I am rather out of touch with official Gy...
by joel
21 May 2006
Forum: For Ex-BKs & Common Room
Topic: Help with Brahma Kumaris Wikipedia Article
Replies: 41
Views: 4178

Help with Brahma Kumaris Wikipedia Article

If anyone is interested, there is some discussion going on at BKWSU Wikipedia aticle on various aspects of the BKWSU and its teachings. For example, is Raja Yoga a form of channeling? (I argue not.) And are the five vices a fixed and central tenet of the BK teachings? (I argue so.) However my statem...
by joel
18 May 2006
Forum: For Ex-BKs & Common Room
Topic: BK concept of "Destruction"
Replies: 130
Views: 17670

Re: Way off topic

I think that for the sake of your own - and the forum's - credibility that you ought to qualify what you write with , " allegedly ", or "some people believe ", " they say " or something.On topic went that way ---> But, but ... surveys show that 31% of those surveyed believe in secret societies such...
by joel
08 May 2006
Forum: For Ex-BKs & Common Room
Topic: The Cycle of Time.
Replies: 105
Views: 13410

Re: The cycle of time.

Well worth a read. I looked at the site. The writer is a journalist who is a BK. The fact that she says there is no evidence for evolution has nothing to do with whether there is evidence or not. Actually there is excellent evidence. Believing the BK cosmology, one is forced to conclude, "all these...
by joel
03 May 2006
Forum: Ex-BK
Topic: So what happened to xbkchat.com?
Replies: 11
Views: 3522

Hi All, Hope to talk to you here. Is this the right place to start complaining? My next question: "Answering the questions you want to ask?" Is this final or provisional? Seems to emphasize the 'info' aspects of the site, rather than the community, which probably includes friendship, support, flamin...