Compass

While Insight Meditation (Vipassana) is one of Theravada Buddhism's most important traditional spiritual techniques, it is a non-sectarian technique which can help people of any or no religion.

Barbara Blackman's life is a testimony to a passionate search for knowledge and understanding. She was an artists' model and muse of Arthur Boyd, Sydney Nolan and her husband Charles.

Tomorrow's Islam is a positive, constructive view of the future of Islam.

A profile and conversation with Melbourne's Tim Costello, leading Baptist Christian and active social commentator.

Did you know that Muslims celebrate the birth of Jesus at Christmas?

This story of music, faith and heroism focuses on the Brunswick Salvation Army Band whose fate in World War II is one of the most tragic and little told episodes of Australia's wartime history.

In this two-part special Geraldine Doogue travels to our near neighbour, the world's most populous Muslim country, where a battle is underway for the hearts and minds of believers.

A couple of years ago former hard rocker Paul Stewart was dying of liver failure in a Melbourne hospital. His life of excess had finally caught up with him.

The role of churches and missions in removing Indigenous children from their families.

When most Australians hear the name Rudolf Steiner they probably think first of education, specifically schools which offer an alternative way of learning.