Erwin K. Thomas

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About me

Gender MALE
Occupation Interfaith Author
Location VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, United States
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Introduction Guyanese-born author & blogger - formerly taught International Journalism, Ethics, Philosophy, & TV Directing @ SUNY - Oswego; University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee; & Norfolk State University, VA; with an interest in World Religions & Beliefs.
Interests World Religions & Beliefs - Spirituality, Biographies, & Devotionals
Favorite Movies Caesar's Messiah, The God Delusion, History of the Devil, New Testament Critique, Sun God Mythology, Esoteric Astrology, The Healing Self, Comparative Religions
Favorite Music Sacred, Classical, Contemporary
Favorite Books World Religions & Beliefs - (Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Jainism, Sikhism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Shintoism, Cao Dai, Baha'i Faith, Zoroastrianism, Rastafarianism, Vodoo, Wicca, etc) - The Vedanta-Sutras with the Commentary by Ramanuja Sacred Books of the East, Volume 48 by N/A, Sacred Books of the East (50 Vols.) by Mlbd, The Sacred Books of the East: Volume 4. The Zend-Avesta. Part 1 by Friedrich Max Muller, The Zend-Avesta Pt. 1(SBE Vol. 4): Parsis (Sacred Books of the East) by F. Max Müller, Zend-Avesta: Part-3: Sacred Books of the East: Volume 31 (Vol 3) by F. Max Müller, The Sacred Books of the East: Volume 2. The Sacred Laws of the Âryas as Taught in the Schools of Âpastamba, Gautama, Vâsishtha, and Baudhâyana. Part 1 by Friedrich Max Muller, The Sacred Books of the East: Volume 1. The Upanishads. Part 1 by Friedrich Max Muller, Religions: Belief, Ceremonies, Festivals, Sects, Sacred Texts (Visual Reference Guides) by Philip Wilkinson, Painted Anelects of Confucius by Zhang Lequn, The Complete Idiot's Guide to World Religions, 4th Edition: A Revealing Comparison of the Faiths That Shape the Lives of Millions by Brandon Toropov, The World's Religions 50th Anniversary Edition by Huston Smith, The Everything World's Religions Book: Explore the Beliefs, Traditions, and Cultures of Ancient and Modern Religions 2nd Edition by Kenneth Shouler, The Complete Idiot's Guide to Chakras: Renew Your Life Force with the Chakras Seven Energy Centers by Betsy Rippentrop Ph.D., The Bhagavad Gita, 2nd Edition by Eknath Easwaran, A Guide to Hindu Spirituality (The Perennial Philosophy) by Arvind Sharma, A Concise Introduction to World Religions by Willard G. Oxtoby, Introduction to World Religions by Christopher Partridge, World Religions: From Ancient History to the Present by Geoffrey Parrinder, Living God's Word: Discovering Our Place in the Great Story of Scripture by J. Scott Duvall, Living with the Gods: On Beliefs and Peoples by Neil MacGregor .

Why are religions important? And what do they have in common?