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When ANYTHING (chess,tennis, guitar playing) is taken to an extremely high level it could be said to be building spiritual strength as well as mental (I wouldn't say so though). Whether it does or not, chess is no different from anything else in this respect.
I don't know really ir gets your mind fit, "gets you on the ball"
i believe that chess builds spiritual strength as well as mental.. what are your thoughts?
Only when you learn not to cheat, abuse vacation, and play out lost games ... grasshoppa.
There's no such thing as spiritual strength.
My power is in my hair.
HAAHHAHAH nice one =P.
there's no such thing as spiritual strength, I agree there with sconsc.. And chess does open the mind: intelligence, patterns recognition and stuff.
Also when one Becomes deeply Spiritual you will experience the effect of Random Capitalization of words as you Type.
I find that eating some lentils and spicy corn does energize some chess doshas that improve tactical ability. If you're having problems with chess strategy, try some chick-peas or sweet corn.
Also when one Becomes deeply Spiritual you will experience the affect of Random Capitalization of words as you Type.
This made my day.
The aNalytical sKills required to play chess wEll, also promoTes Paranoia.
wait for it...
I goT sPIriTual sTREngth!
good! it's a good thing to have kid
I can see how chess improves mental strength ..I guess, but how does it improve your spiritual strength iwi?
i don't know what spiritual strength means. unless it has something to do with religion and religious belief. if yes, then no chess doesn't build spiritual strength at all.
I also believe that
a lot of you have really good insight. i don't know what i was thinking spiritual strength is since it was posted in Aug. 2007.
now, i believe chess makes you take too long deciding things! lol
it gives you strengths and weaknesses
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