It is a crime to forget Gandhi. A crime not because of disrespect to the sacrifice he made for humanity, but because of the darkness we will decent into if we do not heed his words.
How did we end up with such fake leaders? Can we some how expel them and bring back those with quality?
Long ago, there lived a righteous sage. Everyone in his village adored him and took advises from him. The villagers used to gather water from the village well. One day someone poisoned the water in the well. All those who drank from it turned insane and started doing absurd things.… Continue Reading Fool’s Paradise
We are all amused by Zombie movies. The undead beings walking with their rotten bodies fill us repulsion and fear. There are some conspiracy theorists who believe that a zombie uprising will take place soon. The funny thing about zombies is that though they have impeccable physical strength, they do… Continue Reading Zombie Apocalypse is Here!
India is celebrating its 72nd year of independence on August 15th. It is a proud moment for all Indians including myself. The way she has transformed from a poverty-stricken third world country under the British rule into a world power during the last seven decades is astounding. The recovery and… Continue Reading Democracy on a Ventilator!
We are forced to unquestionably believe in some unrealistic notions. Is Happily ever after one of them?
Recently, I met an old man on a long journey. With a shaven head and long robes, he looked like a renunciate. I started talking to him out of curiosity. When he learned that I am an electrical engineer, he became enthusiastic and started conversing about the latest developments in… Continue Reading Breaking out of Binaries
Okuden went to a zen master. Bowing respectfully he asked ‘Master, will you kindly accept me as your disciple?’ ‘Sure, but who are you?”, the master enquired “I am okuden.” “I didn’t ask for your name. I asked who you are!” the master said. “I am the son of the… Continue Reading The Identity Crisis
How can we effectively deal with loneliness.
God gives us relatives; thank God, we can choose our friends Addison Mizner I believe a person’s life can be summarised in three factors: the love and effort he gave to his relations, experiences that he went through and the lessons that he learned. It may not be a very… Continue Reading When Relationships Fail
We, the pacifists, have to act fast to bloat out the hatred before it turns violent. Ignorant have to be educated, spiteful ones have to loved and unconditional acts of kindness should fill the world to avoid imminent catastrophe.
Food is a primary requirement. Hunger is the basic instinct that drives all living beings. Nothing can survive without the right nourishment. We who pride ourselves on being the most developed among all creatures, have long left our natural food and invented the process of cooking. With it, we effectively… Continue Reading From Gluttony to Meditation