Human Pain and Suffering: Dignity or a Joke?

Recently a family member of my good atheist friend was admitted to a hospital. It appeared that even after many efforts from doctors, there was no hope about recovery, and the patient was still going through a lot of suffering.

The Magic of the word "Thooch". A childhood memory about friendship

When I was in my tween years, I often got into physical flights with a boy called Subba Rao who lived in my neighborhood. If you need some introduction to Subba Rao, you may want to check...

My Opinion on "3 Idiots" Movie, and the Problem of a Selfish Ambition

When I worked in the United States last year, my friend Vamsee and I often used to hangout on the weekends. He would come to my apartment on Friday evening, spend the weekend with me and drive back on Monday morning.

30 Reasons Why You Want to Ride a Bicycle

Plenty of reasons why you want to promote yourself to riding a bicycle! Better late than never..... 1) Bicycling is fun. 2) Bicycling helps us enjoy and feel the beauty of nature. Commuting and exercising in one shot. Bi...

The Most Important Study in the World that is Often Ignored

I often played Cricket and Soccer after school hours during my childhood. While we were in the classroom having our last class of the day, we friends would communicate through a sign language about where would be playing. We felt ...

Do you have time? A heart touching story about a friend

It was 6PM as I was giving instructions to my team for the technical presentation, which we have for the next morning. My phone rang. It was from an unknown number. I thought that it must be some marketing call and disconnected it...

How to deal with the death of a loved one?

Last month my dad passed away due to severe sunstroke. Having lost my mother ten years ago due to illness, I became much closer to my dad than before. My dad was like my best friend. In this article, I will share my experience on ...

What is the Big Deal about Jesus Christ's Resurrection? What if it is True? Is it Really Important?

I was born in a non-Christian family. A few years ago, while I was gaining interest in learning more about Jesus Christ, one of the things that I was not paying much attention to, was His resurrection. I used to think that Jesus t...

What is So Good about Good Friday?

As I grew up in Kerala, I was perplexed by the Malayalam translation of “Good Friday” which is “Dukha Velli”, meaning ‘Sad Friday’. I was confused by these contradictions, why some people called it ‘Good’ and other...

Teachings of Jesus Christ in the Indian movie Enthiran / Robot / Robo ?

Last year I watched Rajni’s movie ‘Enthiran’ (dubbed into ‘Robo’ in Telugu and ‘Robot’ in Hindi). Because of stunning graphics and special effects, I kept wondering if it might be the Hollywood version. This may not ...

My take on the Delhi Bus Gang-rape Trauma. Who is to be blamed?

The atrocity of the recent Delhi bus gang-rape incident on the fateful night of December 16, 2012 is beyond utterable words. A 23-year-old paramedical student and her male friend were returning home after watching a movie.

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Do We Need Hobbies?

When I completed my high school and was leaving for undergraduate education, one of my friends gave me a scrapbook to fill. I found a question on hobbies. That was the first time I listed down my hobb...

Can We Understand the Universe?

Recently, I listened to a series of recorded lectures by Steven L. Goldman titled Science in the Twentieth Century: A Social-Intellectual Survey. In these lectures Goldman, who has degrees in both phy...

Do Not Worry

Many people worry a lot. They worry about everything. They worry about food. They worry about job. They worry about clothes. They worry about themselves. They worry about what others think of themselv...

Wacko Taco - The Best Delicious and Nutritious Recipe! (Try at Your Own Risk!)

When my laziness is on a low key, I try to experiment different kinds of recipes. So, here is the one I tried, and all my friends enjoyed it (actually they said they enjoyed it).

The Biggest Secret of any Success

My education went pretty well till my 7th class without any financial ...

Competitis - A Very Dangerous and Infectious Disease. Symptoms, Causes, Consequences and Healing methods

I wonder if the modern man is infected with a dangerous disease, obser...

Does God need a Weighing-Scale to pick People into Heaven? Why good is bad and is even ugly?

I often hear about “weighing-scale” concept which makes me think t...

Is Religion the Root Cause of Much Evil in this World?

In this article, I will talk about my views on whether religion is the...

Searching for the true leader. What are his/her characteristics? Have I found one?

When I was a kid, I was often a kaam chhor who would escape from doing...

What is Power? An Observation at a Childhood Experience

When I was about ten years old, I often used to get into physical figh...

Who is Jesus? A Blind Man's Perspective

Interestingly, I have been asked to explain this by many of my friends...

Can this be God's Favorite Hobby?

I sometimes used to wonder 'What are God's hobbies?' Or what is s...

Remembering Gandhi and His Two Weapons

Human existence on this earth approximately goes back to six million y...

My Adventure with Subba Rao - A childhood memory that still teaches me about friendship

When I was about 10 yr old, I had a friend called Subba Rao. Subba Rao...

Do we need Jesus Christ? Do we understand Him?

Most often, we focus too much on ourselves and ignore the suffering of...

Strategy for Facing a Hurtful World

I came across an article by someone who wrote about the ultimate goal ...