Author Archives: satyadeva

Can SN continue? Annual fees due very soon

We need to find $239 (£211) in the next 2 weeks in order to pay for the annual website fees. I’m not sure there’ll be enough support for this, especially bearing in mind the site’s output has declined in the … Continue reading

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The Myth of the Positive

Due to the hopefully temporary lack of a new article, we’re following up an idea first put forward  a year or more ago and re-publishing a topic that’s already appeared at SN, to see what response it receives. This one … Continue reading

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The Wonder Of It All…

Satyadeva writes… As it’s still summer, something a bit different here, while we’re waiting for another article to emerge, two topics taken from the internet that in different ways encapsulate the sheer wonder of this earthly and universal Life we’ve … Continue reading

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We have to pay £57 (a recurring fee to the web hosts) by September 9 in order to keep Sannyas News going. If you want SN to continue please first send a message to . Also, please bear in … Continue reading

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About Life, Death and Spirituality, by Nityapem

Inspired by an ancient Buddhist meditation on death, Nityaprem contemplates the one certainty of our lives and asks some searching questions. While I was studying Buddhism I came across this short meditation by the tenth century teacher Atisha, called the … Continue reading

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