The funny thing about a democracy is that there is always room for criticism. All of us manage to squeak in some wit and make scapegoats out of the ‘incorrigible’ politicians and the media. Be pro-business and you are an elitist, suit-boot ki sarkar, release a pro-farmer budget and you are populist and are seeking … More Service Tax Rate Hike: The Other Side
Spirituality is the end, religion is ONE OF THE means to that end. We need to think before we do. Even things that we always thought were true. Unlearn what you know. Just because a lot of people are saying something is true, doesn’t make it true. Just because it has been happening since a long time, doesn’t make it right. And all this, still assuming that God exists at the end of the day. If you look at God with one eye, the other eye blind to religion, we’ll truly understand what God is. … More Religion and People
A world where all men are equal, where there is no hassle of making ‘more’ money, where Nehru and Gandhi’s vision of an egalitarian society is achieved, counter-intuitively enough first, cannot exist and second, should not exist. First, consider an economy, free from the artificial control of pure socialism or communism, as is the case … More Equality in Inequality!
It’s like someone trying to sell a specially prepared cake to you, with a flavour not known to man yet. To taste this flavour you need certain taste buds that humans are not born with. Yet, this person claims that it’s not tasteless, it’s just an unimaginably good flavour. … More Lessons in Marketing From Religion
Disclaimer: Read at your discretion. Don’t go RSS/ISIS on me. Before I begin, allow me to affirm a few things: This post is not meant to promote atheism; it does not advocate that religion is bad; all this post tries to do is to assume the things we know about religion to be true, and … More Separating God And Religion