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Spiritual And Religious Software For Linux

Sep 23, 2010, 15:33 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tavis J. Hampton)

"While some might assert that Linux itself is a religion, there are plenty of religious and spiritual people who use and love Linux. Therefore, there are naturally a number of software packages for various religions. In my search for such software, I have undoubtedly left some out, so feel free to suggest any I have missed. Most of the software is for the two largest religions: Christianity and Islam. Because of this, I have not included every software package for those two religions.

"Hinduism

"Primarily practiced in South Asia, Hinduism undoubtedly has a large number of Linux users.

"Quick Jyotish – A Vedic astrology program

"Linux also has support for sanskrit language and text.

"Buddhism

"Some say that Linux fits perfectly with Buddhist teachings, making it the logical choice.

"Display Dhammapada – A program that displays a random verse from the Dhammapada English or Polish translation."

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