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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, ...

Three Key Considerations For Surviving Without Friends

03.30.2012 · Posted in Self Improvement Articles

Friends are an important part of everyone's life. They provide companionship, support and advice. But let's face it, friends can also be a source of pain and anguish. While most of us balance our lives with the ups and downs of friends, sometimes we find ourselves without any friends at all. This can be a ...

Sevensteps To Flourishing Without Friends

03.30.2012 · Posted in Self Improvement Articles

Being without friends can be a painful situation, but it is important to move on and deal with one's situation. In fact being without friends for a period can provide one with an opportunity to clear the mind and refocus one's efforts on the important things in life. It can also mean adding to personal ...

Managing Life Without Friends- Five Simple Tips

03.30.2012 · Posted in Self Improvement Articles

Many people don't realize how much we rely on friends until we find ourselves without them. This can be either a conscious decision to simplify life and focus on the self, or a sudden realization that can bring on bouts of sadness and even despair. In either case, it is possible to manage, and yes ...

Getting By Friendless- 12 Simple Tips For Survival

03.30.2012 · Posted in Self Improvement Articles

Friends and friendship can be over-rated (depending on one's friends!). Whether you suddenly find yourself friendless due to a new situation, or decide that for a period friends have no place in your life, it is good to arm yourself with a few helpful ideas for getting through the time and even enjoying it! ...

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 ...