Culture and the Horizon of Reason

A Persistent Self? Some Perspectives from Mimamsa Philosophy
Is our self eternal and will it persist after death? This essay compares the Mimamsa view of this with Buddhist solutions.
Karma, Dharma and Moksha: Interpreting Indian philosophy
Can we disassociate karma from its commitment to transmigration and rebirth without loss in its moral appeal? This essay discusses the relationship between kama, dharma and moksha.
Anatomy of Sacred Space: The Joss House and Cathedral in Bendigo
This article analyses the Chinese Joss House and the Sacred Heart Cathedral in Bendigo as sacred spaces and emphasises the similarities.
The Social Importance of Rites of Passage and Initiations
Rites of passage are performed on special occasions and mainly deal with entering a new stage of life. What is the meaning of rites of passage?
Climbing Uluru: Culture Clash in the Australian Desert
Climbing Uluru used to be a popular pasttime in central Australia. This article discusses why the climb was recently banned.