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Resources Available for Ashavan

The official website for Asha, the New Mithraic Covenant, is accessible at www.ashavan.net. On the site you will find daily prayers, a section for frequently asked questions, beliefs, and a variety of other resources.

For those who are not aware, you can obtain materials in print released by the Maethana Asha for the Asha Community. These are available for purchase from the links below.
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19 killed in U.S. floods, 1,100 killed in India

At least 19 people died during the month of May when massive floods overtook certain areas in the U.S. states of Texas and Oklahoma. A feature in the June 8, 2015 issue of Time magazine, at least 1,100 lives were lost in India “as a brutal heat wave continued to blister the country.” The magazine says that some of the roads were even melting in New Delhi.  Temperatures soared at near 122 degrees (50 C).

Some may be wondering if such calamities are caused by God. Some often ask, “Why does God allow suffering?” Maybe you have contemplated whether or not natural disasters are the status quo. If you have asked these and similar questions, you are not alone.
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