Most of us ponder and wonder on the purpose of life. Does our life holds any meaning or mission? Are we here just to eat, drink and reproduce? Is human life has some special higher purposes? - we ask others as well to our own hearts with no satisfying answers near the corner. Some say, … Continue reading Be Happy!
Facebook, Twitter, Blogger and internet, at large has become like a parallel world in today's information age. Most people especially youngsters prefer to spend more time on this virtual world rather than spending time with their friends and colleagues in real world. As a young boy who is living in the information age, I’m also … Continue reading Lessons from Virtual World
Once again, on this auspicious day, we are about to celebrate the Independence Day of our great nation-a nation which has stood the test of time, gave birth to two great world religions and endured several foreign invasions. Actually, what do we mean by Independence Day? Is it the only day we realize and recollect … Continue reading An Indian’s Independence-Day Message
Mostly during my academic days, I have written number of apology letters to the deans, lecturers and principals of my schools and colleges. They include apology letters for bunking classes, for misbehavior and for number of other 'crimes' I had commited. Those letters which were a necessity at that point of my life weren't straight … Continue reading An Apology Letter to my Blog
Few months ago, in God's Own Country a young lady was raped and killed in a train. This tragic incident took place in broad day light while she was commuting from the workplace to her home. Media went gaga over this incident. Several organizations and sections of people went on with agitations and strikes. Number … Continue reading God’s Own Gender Gap
Today, in social circles, most of us discuss about abortion, female feticide, child labor et al. We talk on those topics endlessly as if we are the sole expert in that subjects. Yes, we can talk well on the ethics related to killing a growing fetus in a womb. But, how many of us have … Continue reading Please, Don’t Kill the Child in You!
“Grass is always greener on other side.” says wise people around us. What does the Grass and the other side means? I was confused with this phrase till recently. There is a similar saying in Malayalam (my mother tongue). The English translation of it goes like this: “ Jasmine grown in our surroundings doesn't possess … Continue reading Grass is Always Greener on Our Side
India has the second largest mobile subscriber base in the world next to China. Thanks to population explosion. Here, in my country, you can find people who lack food but at the same time enjoy the abundance of technology. It is the place you can witness the great show of street-side vendors, scrap collectors and … Continue reading Switch it Off!
I got introduced to the idea of sex transmutation in 11th chapter of the book, Think and Grow Rich written by Napoleon Hill. I call his classic a magic book because of its great power to transform a person’s life and attitude. The book is worth reading for more than a hundred times and every … Continue reading What’s Sex Transmutation?
What will happen to you after death? Is it the end of life? Is there any life after death? Is death a painful experience? Most of these questions have no answers until someone has really experience death. Till then death is just a mystery as well as a powerful weapon to threaten common people. Some … Continue reading Death is not Death!
There are three types of people in the world. First type focus only on one profession, strive to achieve perfection in it and also try to attain mastery over it. Second type never focuses. How can they focus if they have lot of tasks at hand? They are the persons who do lot of things … Continue reading Is it a Sin to be a ‘Multi-Tasker’?
“Where is the assignment, Son?” Father Francis Peter of Loyola College inquired to me. “I couldn’t do it, Father” I sunk my head. “Why?” he asked angrily. “Father… one of my closest friends died yesterday… I was in the hospital…” I replied by raising my head faking sadness on my face. “Get out…” he said … Continue reading No Excuse…No Escape!
It is a very difficult option to be an atheist if you have been born and brought up in a family which upholds religious values. If I say that ‘I don’t believe in God’ or ‘I’m an atheist’, people stare at me as if I have just declared that I’m a gay! Then they ask … Continue reading Atheism is no Egoism.