Why Do We Hate Ourselves?

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I want to share an idea, a feeling, a fundamental which has been developing… most of the world’s religions and spiritual systems are flawed because they teach a hatred of the human, mortal form.

Why do we hate ourselves? To be more specific — why do we hate our human bodies? In an existential sense, not in the glance-at-the-mirror, “I hate the way I look,” sort of way. Why does every spiritual system regard our mortal…

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Mike Luoma

Mike Luoma

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Author, Podcaster, Radio Host & Music Director, Explorer, Researcher, Science Fiction & Comic Book Creator. From Vermont.