Tag Archives: Aging

Fasting, Ketone Bodies & Long Life: Aging in a Divine Reality (2/2)

Fasting and Long Life Restricting an animal’s calorie intake is the most famous intervention known to extend life span. Discovered more than 70 years ago, it is still the only one absolutely proven to work. Most diseases, including cancer, diabetes … Continue reading

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Spiritual Aging: the Good Old Times with God

 Aging With God Even ornamented royal chariots wear out. So too the body reaches old age. But the Dhamma of the Good grows not old. Thus, do the Good reveal it among the Good. [Dhammapada 151]. How different from youth … Continue reading

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Old Age: Autumn of Our Body, Springtime of Our Soul

Old Age Wisdom The abbot Daniel used to say, “Even as the body flourishes, so does the soul become withered: and when the body is withered, then does the soul put forth leaves.” [Sayings of the Desert Fathers]. The autumn of … Continue reading

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