Empty And Fake Relationships

All physical relationships are about ‘give and take’.  Whether its parents and children or husband and wife or siblings or friends or lovers or teacher and student or the Church and the church-goer or the society / city / country and the individual / citizen, there is a mutual give and take involved. This give […]

Mindfulness Or Mindlessness?

We have seen the terms ‘mindfulness’ and ‘mindful’ being prescribed for spiritual development and also being used to describe people who are more ‘aware’ than others. It is an interesting term. Lets look at it more deeply.  Lets start with the mind. What is the mind? I equate ‘mind’ with ‘consciousness’. So, then, what is […]

The Blasphemous Prophet

In the history of mankind, there have been some individuals who have transcended the limits of average human intelligence and wisdom, who have seen beyond this world, who have seen the un-manifest world. All of them, after having seen the un-manifest world, brought back the same message, i.e., oneness. They also tried to give a […]

The Beginning And End Of Conflict

Why is there so much conflict in our lives about everything, from conflicts in our own personality to conflicts in our family and community to conflicts with other countries and other regional and global conflicts? Can these conflicts be avoided and, if so, how? And is it possible to create a society which is free […]

Ego And Hormones – The Deadliest Drugs

Cocaine, heroine, crystal meth, alcohol, tobacco, barbiturates, etc., these are usually cited as some of the deadliest drugs in the world because of their addictive power and the effect on human body. Cocaine claimed 14,556 deaths in the US alone in 2017. Heroine claimed 15,000 in the same year. Similar statistics exist for other drugs […]

Human Desires, Needs And Ultimate Redundancy

From childhood to death, we are driven by our desires and what we perceive as our needs. We are helpless in the face of our desires. Whether it is a relationship or a job or money or a political post or a desire for revenge or for entertainment or food or drinks, these desires make […]

When The One Spoke And I Listened

The One speaks to us every day. Sometimes we listen, sometimes we are unable to listen. And sometimes we listen loud and clear. This morning it was loud and clear for me. This is what I heard: People, including you, are images and parts of me. They are machines, like computers, that I have created. […]