Religion and Spirituality @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Channel/c18.asp Religion and Spirituality Information and Tips - a collection of hints, tips and information provided to you from the writers of BellaOnline.com en-us Copyright 2001-2005 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:49:19 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/bella.gif Religion and Spirituality @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/channel.asp?id=18 How to Decorate a Lammas Altar http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art57959.asp The Lammas altar celebrates the first harvest of wheat. It is still high summer on August 1, but you have reached the gateway to autumn. Lammas is the midpoint between midsummer and fall equinox. You are standing on the threshold between the growing and the great reaping. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:19:47 EST The Ten Buddhist Perfections http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art170637.asp The paramitas, or perfections, in Buddhism are a set of virtues that aspirants cultivate as part of their path. Cultivating these virtues is seen to purify karma, and clear away hindrances to enlightenment. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:51:00 EST Starting Your Book of Mirrors http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art58264.asp Your Book of Mirrors is your personal journal where you clarify your feelings about your spiritual path as you learn more about Wicca or paganism. Let me give you writing prompts to use in your Book of Mirrors. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:13:48 EST