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Prayers For Loneliness

03.30.2012 · Posted in Self Improvement Articles

For the religious among us attempting to overcome the negative feelings associated with loneliness, prayer is often the answer. But one does not have to be faithful or member of a church or religion to pray. Prayer is simply, "A solemn request for help or expression of thanks addressed to *** or an object of ...

Loneliness In Islam

03.30.2012 · Posted in Self Improvement Articles

Followers of Islam are subject to the same issues and personality crises as any other human being. Islamic thought encourages introspection and a resistance to negative thoughts. In the case of loneliness, Muslims are instructed to resist the despair through positive affirmations and activities. Like most religions, prayers, reflection and fellowship are suggested remedies for ...

Buddhism And Loneliness

03.30.2012 · Posted in Self Improvement Articles

In Buddhist thinking and commentary, loneliness is often thought of as a means of achieving nirvana. In fact it was the Buddha's loneliness that pushed him into deep meditation that eventual resulted in his enlightenment. Of course we are none of use Buddha, but yearn for Buddha-like enlightenment. In so far as loneliness is concerned, ...