By Andy Dayton | Friday, February 13, 2009 - 1:19pm
A great photo from the Tibetan festival of Monlam, also known as The Great Prayer Festival. The footprints are recessed in wood — the mark, it’s said, was made by a worshipper “who prayed at the same spot for decades.”
In the debate between scientific fact and religious faith, the author wonders if we, as skeptical people living in an age of science, have the capability believing in myth. Or, do we prefer living in a meaningless world.