On Breaking the Shackles of Religious Perceptions

It’s always contentious to be talking about religion or religious affairs, especially when one has no knowledgeable background whatsoever about any such institutions. My parents told me and hence I came to believe in the fact that I am a Hindu. But it never really mattered to me, for my ways of thinking and upbringing…

Rudimentary Ruminations on Minimalism

It’s not a very happy day when you know you can’t deliberately focus on all the good things that your life has to offer to you and every time you do manage to do that, you end up dizzy and sleepy. But that’s the price one pays for staying awake for no reason at all…

Does this era spell the doom of Privacy ?

  The Beginning As most of us must have noticed by now, the Brexit┬áreferendum results came out a while back and it is supposedly going to happen within the span of next two or three years. And this announcement set some wheels into motion wherein all sorts of analysts started commenting on the state of…

Limiting Experience and Promoting Fear – Why?

Well, I don’t know if I am right or wrong about what I am stating here. My parents and all my relatives tell me that life in a hostel, studying in a university is one of the most awesome experiences in life. The best part it’s said is that there are no responsibilities or restrictions…

Rush – A Real Rush of Blood to The Head

When a close friend of mine told me we’ll watch this movie called Rush, I wasn’t really in favour of the idea because he is crazy about cars and I didn’t know much about them. So I thought maybe I wouldn’t be able to get a grip on the plot. But he did manage to…

Yin Yang and the Concept Of Duality

There are a plethora of religions out there.Each religion has something unique to it. Buddhism, famous for its simplicity and understandability. Christianity, for the equality which is there among fellow folllowers. Hinduism, for its variety. But none can compare to that founded by the foolish looking yet deeply wise man named Lao Tzu. The most…

A Lesson from the Man of Steel

A movie with an average superhero plot, a pretty dramatic storyline and fantastically awesome special effects in 3D, Man Of Steel did fulfil my expectations of the correct portrayal of the ‘Man who gave people hope’. But amidst the fights through the buildings, the massive destruction of the city of Metropolis and other parts of…