Labor Day is coming up – not a bad time to muse about Mawaru Penguindrum, John Lennon’s “Imagine,” and the Garden of Eden?
2DT ends his series of posts on Tokidoki Balloon with an essay about the soul of anime, using some occult and Gnostic practices to illustrate.
Japanese missionary Kermit Bayless reflects on Obon, Japanese spirituality, and spiritual discernment.
Episode 07 of Dantalian no Shoka brings to mind the Book of Ecclesiastes, The Book of Thomas, Welsh mythology, Hinduism, and demonology.
Johnny at How I Met Your Otaku elegantly discusses the positives of Kamisama Dolls, including the Shintoist themes running through it.
A Filipino priest encourages use of technology in education, including an anime bible that he helped create.
Manga Hero’s release about Pope Benedict XVI, Habemus Papam!, is now available to read online for free.
And finally, a little Engrish spirituality for your pleasure.