Heinrich Frank, a professor at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, was zipping down the highway on a Friday afternoon when he passed a construction site in the town of Novo Hamburgo.
There, in a bank where excavators had eaten away half of a hill, he saw a peculiar hole.
The interview originally appeared in Playboy Magazine in 1963, and it demonstrates the timeless performer’s incredibly deep and evolved thoughts on organized religion – thoughts that rival many of today’s scholarly critics of faith. I think I can sum up my religious feelings in a couple of paragraphs. I’m like Albert Schweitzer and Bertrand Russell and Albert Einstein in that I have a respect for life — in any form.
She is attracted to him, but is aware of her commitment to marry Arvind and feels it would be against the Hindu culture (where love is measured with loyalty, trust, respect, and commitment) to break off her engagement - especially when it seems that Danny may be able to see, reject her, and get involved with a much more attractive ...
The vision center of the brain is located in the occipital lobe at the back of the head.
But to me religion is a deeply personal thing in which man and God go it alone together, without the witch doctor in the middle.
The witch doctor tries to convince us that we have to ask God for help, to spell out to him what we need, even to bribe him with prayer or cash on the line.