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History of the Ka’bah

© Zurijeta | shutterstock.com<p>Two years ago the 3 million mark was broken.[1] For the first time on record, over 3 million pilgrims, cultures and …

‘There’s an inevitable headwind against entrepreneurship in Canada’

As Canada's population continues to age, immigration will play an increasingly important role in the creation of new businesses but it won't be the only solution.<p>A recent study released by the Fraser Institute suggests that the demographic shift towards an older population is already dragging down …

This infographic shows the surprisingly simple basics of mindfulness meditation

Studies suggest that meditation does all sorts of great stuff for you, like increasing memory and awareness while decreasing stress and negative emotions.<p>But if you've never done it, mindfulness can be intimidating.<p>Enter the below infographic, which combines advice from some of the best books on …

Mindfulness

70 Year Old Prophecy Is Happening – Rare Upcoming Opportunity With Incoming Cosmic Waves Of Electricity

By In5D on December 26, 2016 in Astrology, Prophecy, Spiritual Awakening<p>The following is the prophecy of Peter Deunov which regards the end of our …

Navy's Third Missile-Destroying Warship Arrives in Europe (Whom Will Russia Invade This Time?)

USS<i>Donald Cook</i>leading a flotilla of destroyers. Photo:Wikimedia Commons.<p>Fifteen months ago, the United States dispatched the USS <i>Donald Cook</i> (DDG 75) on a not-very-secret mission: to carry America's latest missile defense technology to Europe, there to set up a system to shoot down rogue nukes.<p>One …

Military

10 Mysterious And Enthralling Buildings Older Than Stonehenge

For most people, Stonehenge stands as a symbol for the most ancient of civilizations, the work of humans who had barely emerged from their …

Archaeology

11 Vegetables Anyone Can Grow on Their Own

1. <b>Sprouts</b><p>Growing your own sprouts is quite easy, and you don't need a whole lot of space either; they can even be grown indoors. Sprouts may be …

10 Mysterious Deaths That History May Never Fully Explain

Sometimes, archaeologists are completely puzzled by what they find. Sometimes, they uncover clues to solve some of the mystery but leave us wanting …

Archaeology

Nothing Is Solid And Everything Is Energy

By In5D on March 24, 2015 in Science<p>It has been written about before, over and over again, but cannot be emphasized enough. The world of quantum …

5 Ways to Fight Depression

Trai Byers portrayal of Dre, an ambitious man suffering from bipolar disorder on this season’s popular Fox TV show, <i>Empire</i> has brought to the …

CIA money from secret fund ended up in hands of al-Qaida – report

Money used to pay a ransom for an Afghan diplomat reached al-Qaida in 2010, according to Afghan and Western officials, but CIA declined comment<p>About $1m provided by the CIA to a secret Afghan government fund ended up in the hands of al-Qaida in 2010 when it was used to pay a ransom for an Afghan …

New York Times

Global currency wars are threatening a Lehman-style crisis

But why is the dollar so buoyant and the euro spiralling downward? And should you lock in the strong pound by buying your summer holiday money now?<p>You may, quite reasonably, think that economic fundamentals, such as GDP growth and cross-border trade flows, still drive exchange rates.<p>Unfortunately, …

Mark Carney

Japan's 'comfort women' battle spills into the US | War & Conflict

<b>Tokyo, Japan -</b> With an ideological ally in Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right-wing activists have been emboldened to press forward their agenda not only against the domestic media and many in Japanese society, but also the United States as well.<p>These activists never completely disappeared after World …

Japan

Pineal Gland: Portal Of Higher Dimensions

By In5D on March 14, 2015 in Meditation<p><i>The following is an exceptional article on the pineal gland by Dr. Terry Willard, world renown leader and</i> …

17 Surprising Reasons You're Stressed Out

Colin Anderson—Blend Images/Corbis<p>Getty Images<p>Matt Hogan/www.mphoganphoto.com<p>Jim Wilson—The New York Times/Redux<p>Getty Images<p>Celin Serbo—Aurora …

7 Ways To Change Your Life In 10 Minutes

You're probably familiar with the daily rituals of monks and monastics all over the world: wake up, meditate, read spiritual texts, meditate, read …

Tony Robbins

Cash-strapped Ukraine launches crucial debt talks

Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko said she expected the first $5 billion tranche of the new $17.5 billion IMF loan by Friday, with another $5 billion later in the year.<p>The IMF said that major risks remained in Ukraine's economic recovery, the main one being the resumption of fighting in the east, …

Russia

21 Signs You Need To Start Meditating

If you've been feeling out of sorts and nothing seems to be going your way, your mind and body could be trying to tell you that meditation is needed …

Mindfulness

10 things you need to know before European markets open

<b>Santander and Deutsche Bank's US arms failed their stress tests.</b> These banks will have to address deficiencies in capital planning processes, including governance and risk management. In the US, Bank of America earned a conditional pass for its capital plan, meaning it must re-submit an improved …

Dilma Rousseff

After the Iraq invasion, the Pentagon thought it was worth killing up to 29 civilians to take out Saddam Hussein

The ace of spades, of course, was dictator Saddam Hussein. He was considered so important that US planners decided that an operation killing the deposed leader woud be worth it if it were likely that no more than 29 civilians were killed in the process.<p>"Our number was thirty," according to Marc …

Middle East

Political Violence and the Nazi Seizure of Power

Many contemporary observers of the Nazi takeover in 1933, and many Nazis themselves, were at pains to stress the peaceful nature of the 'German …

Mindfulness in Islam

<i>By Maria Bhatti</i>We often judge yoga, mindfulness, and meditation as being “new age” or “hippy”, without really trying to understand the benefits such …

Mindfulness

The Anatomy Of God: The Source

As a teenager, I first began engaging intellectually with the world with the philosophy sections of bookstores and libraries, avidly inspecting books …

12 Pieces Of Buddhist Wisdom That Will Transform Your Life

Matt Valentine, buddhaimonia.com<p>1. Live with compassion<p>Compassion is one of the most revered qualities in Buddhism and great compassion is a sign of …

Archaeology

Book-a-Holiday

Use our new selector tool to find your perfect escape. We have compiled all of our holiday collection in one place so it has never been easier to choose the perfect cruise, tour or beach escape. Simply choose your preferred destination and type of holiday from the easy to use drop down boxes and we …

Chemical Exposure Linked to Billions in Health Care Costs

Researchers conclude they are 99 percent certain that hormone-altering chemicals are linked to attention problems, diabetes, other health problems.<p>Exposure to hormone-disrupting chemicals is likely leading to an increased risk of serious health problems costing at least $175 billion (U.S.) per year …

EPA

The Gospel According to Roy

The crusading Alabama chief justice has picked what might just be America’s final fight over same-sex marriage.<p>Since his earliest days as a county judge, Roy Moore has followed a higher law, one he considers more sacred than even the U.S. Constitution. His belief that God’s word and the Ten …

Karl Rove