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Sbnr

Discussion in 'Seekers Circle' started by WayFarer, Nov 9, 2010.

  1. WayFarer

    WayFarer Rogue Scholar

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    Spiritual But Not Religious
    I have been thinking about using this (SBNR) as an answer on the user "religion" space. I think that it is the closest thing I can wrap my head around in general right now. I see so much wisdom in so many places I find it hard to think of saying "I am this and nothing else" when it comes to spirituality. I definitely see myself more dharmic than not, though I also belief that the PIE roots of Northern European religion and Sanatana Dharma are the same and feel that by saying simply "dharmic" it would leave out that part which feel far more culturally (Northern European) familiar.
    I don't know. I haven't written in a bit and thought I would I guess. I guess the impetus of this was seeing the colored name tags at the bottom of the screen and seeing that they are colored by affiliation and I just started thinking about it started typing.
    Feels like a day to be spontaneous.
     
  2. Willamena

    Willamena Just me
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    Brilliant!
     
  3. Breathe

    Breathe Hostis humani generis

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    Sounds good to me :)

    Have you also considered 'Eclectic' and 'Syncretism' as terms?
     
  4. WayFarer

    WayFarer Rogue Scholar

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    Of the two I like Syncretism more. Not sure, I may have to think about that one too.
     
  5. sunsplash

    sunsplash Freckled

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    Sounds good... I tried putting the same as my Facebook religion status: A simplistic complexity of both theistic and philosophical qualities, not requiring a label of conformity, but alas - it would not fit. :p And ASCOBTAPNRALOC doesn't have quite the same ring as your abbreviation, LOL.
     
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  6. Nowhere Man

    Nowhere Man Bompu Zen Man with a little bit of Bushido.

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    ASCOBTAPNRALOC

    I kind of like it. Its like supercalifragilisticexpialidocious. :O)
     
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