postulations of science comfort us simply cannot be? What give an explanation for the tenacity of religion? Why the soul starvation for the very sort of insubstantial mystical irrationalism that science was expected to alleviate? The explanation may be uncovered in the very nature of our intellect, in the neurological design of our brains. Our brains may perhaps, in point of fact, be naturally adjusted to spirituality. Whilst recognizing that neuroscience cannot disentangle the puzzle that continuously entrances
First and foremost, perspectives that follow spirituality, religion, and prayer related to treatment and medicine can be viewed from a historical approach. This view has been known to weigh heavily on chronic patients when it comes to their understanding of pain and decisions about pain management (Unruh, 2007). For example, psychicans of the Middle Ages strongly believed in managing pain and disease through religious rituals, sacrificial offering, and/or prayer (Unruh 2007; Castiglioni, 1975).
healthcare practices. This essay serves to compare these three different religious philosophies: Yoruba, Hinduism (karma) and Buddhism, to a Christian’s perspective. These religions have wide perspectives but one will key in on health management and what to expect from healthcare point of view while caring for these patients. Yoruba religion is based on nature worshipping and is rooted deeply on respect for the environment. Their divinities is called Òrìsà, when it work is complete they become thunderstorm
Events on Mean-Level and Rank-Order Stability of the Big Five. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 862-882. doi:10.1037/a0024950 Tartaro, J., Luecken, L. J., & Gunn, H. E. (2005). Exploring Heart and Soul: Effects of Religiosity/Spirituality and Gender on Blood Pressure and Cortisol Stress Responses. Journal of Health Psychology, 10(6), 753-766. doi:10.1177/1359105305057311 Turiano, N. A., et al. (2012). Personality Trait Level and Change as Predictors of Health Outcomes: Findings
Hindu religion. They practiced forms that consisted of physical posture, chanting, meditation, and spirituality (Powder Blue Productions). However, Yoga now has various branches due to the numerous practices and applications that have evolved. Yoga is a mind-body therapy that aims to unite the body, mind, and spirit. Moreover, Yoga is more than just the uniting of the mind and body through exercises and breathing, “it is also viewed as a “tradition of lifestyle, health, and spirituality” with
feminist ecologists and deal with the concept of Ecofeminism. The second part will sketch the main arguments of Rosemary Radford Reuther book, "Gaia and God". The final part of this essay will analyze: Starhawk's The Spiral Dance, "Witchcraft as Goddess Religion", The Homeric Hymn to Demeter, and "the Descent of Inanna" and examine the pros and cons of the position that a return to goddess worship would save our planet. Part One Ecofeminisms Ecofeminism is a multicultural perspective on the interconnectedness
framework and also because she was considered to be the mother of nursing practices (Ellis, 2008). The development of culture care theory introduced health care professionals into a new nursing dimension formed by issues such as culture background, spirituality, environment and others that demonstrated how culture and health care are linked (Leininger, 2002a). Holistic Nursing Practice en... ... middle of paper ... ...g. [Online]. 28 (1), p. 84. Available from: http://ezproxy.napier.ac.uk:2823/content/28/1/81