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Every day I learn of people who follow "different belief systems," including radical faeries, starseed awakenings, Govinda chanters, (similar to Hare Krishna) and angel communicators. What gives?

by Anonymousreply 804/26/2013

The religiously liberated don't care unless it's their own god. Usually the awful Abrahamic religions.

by Anonymousreply 104/26/2013

I've never heard of any of those groups, OP.

I think you're hanging out with the wrong crowd.

by Anonymousreply 204/26/2013

The only hope I had for the Abrahamic religions was Bahá'í, then I found:

by Anonymousreply 304/26/2013

What is radical Faerieism about because that might be something I could get into.

by Anonymousreply 404/26/2013

R2, I just read about these groups and others like them. As a former student of cultural anthropology, I'm always curious what motivates people. I definitely do not know anyone personally who follows these interesting practices. That's why I turned to DL.

by Anonymousreply 504/26/2013

They're all cults, OP.

by Anonymousreply 604/26/2013

R6, Thanks for your sensible and honest answer. Has anyone read anything online about Starseed? I thought Scienos were "out there."

by Anonymousreply 704/26/2013

R3, Originally I feel that religious leaders were justified to controlling sexual behavior because of the high mortality rates due to untreated VD. In today's world of modern medicine, I'm highly suspect.

by Anonymousreply 804/26/2013
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