(Just look at what landlords do if they are not controlled)
Oliver Cromwell was a very civilised, intelligent and progressive individual. He was also a devout Christian. Why, then, did he agree to ‘ban’ Christmas? He carried out this progressive measure because he thought that it was a great evil for the State to ‘enforce’ a religious celebration upon its citizens. As a consequence, Cromwell oversaw the legislation that ‘banned’ the State sanctioning of a national holiday that had, in his and many other Christian’s eye, no connection with legitimate Christian practice.
Original Chinese Source Article: Editor Ruan Zhi Feng (阮志峰) (Translated by Adrian Chan-Wyles PhD) On October 30th, 1955, Chairman Mao Zedong and He Long watched
Joseph Stalin died in 1953. In 1956 – Nikita Khrushchev – in an attempt to consolidate his own premiership of the Soviet Union – issued
This pretentious drivel is supposedly from an ‘ordained’ and highly ‘evolved’ Tibetan Lama who has taken a vow not to handle or possess money of any kind (i.e. gold or silver, etc.). The tone of this piece is highly defensive, whilst making (what is in reality), a call for more funds. Hoskin’s attitude is abusive to his own readership – who have after, all already purchased his books – as he attempts in a disjointed manner, to assert an egotistical control over their habit of daring to contact the person who has written such an impressive and nonsensical myth! In this page and a quarter of pure vitriol, Hoskin reveals the true nature of his thoroughly unevolved, selfish, and poorly educated psyche.
Original Author Yan Zhao Wei (阎兆伟) (Translated by Adrian Chan-Wyles PhD) Translator’s Note: This is an English translation of the original Chinese language text entitled