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To pray or meditate?

February 27, 2013 by

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Conventional wisdom tells us that we perceive this world through our senses. In other words, senses help us ‘make sense’ of this world.  However, in reality, the very senses that help us perceive this world, also deceive our perception. Such distortions have, over a period of time, neutralized our ability to contemplate. For contemplation involves […]

They hopped their way to the finish line!

February 26, 2013 by

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I couldn’t attend my son’s sports day event as I was out of town. I saw the photographs though and he came second in the hopping race. When I saw the photographs, he was ahead of the rest with the finish line only a short distance away. I asked him, you look so close to […]

black is the new….

February 25, 2013 by

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I went on 23rd of February to catch the second day of the test match at Chepauk along with a friend of mine. Nowadays, they do too many checks before they let you inside the stadium. Hence, we started pretty early and in the queue, where they were checking us, there was a father and […]

A message the went horribly wrong

February 25, 2013 by

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There is a friend of mine, who had put this as a status message in facebook. BP: I anchored a meeting today for the first time and I guess I did a fairly good job. The best part I liked in the meeting was the number of personal stories that I could use and relate […]

Optimism

February 25, 2013 by

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About 90% of the survey respondents believed that they are above average.

Which camera do you own?

February 25, 2013 by

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I saw an advertisement of Samsung Galaxy and it showed someone traveling around capturing large pictures with his 8 MegaPixel smart phone. Then I saw an advertisement of Nokia Lumia and that was focused on how well you can edit the photographs that are captured and showcased. Picture this, there was a phone that was […]

Death, A Myth?

February 25, 2013 by

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Is Death a myth? More conveniently reworded, Is Human Death a myth? Let us begin by understanding the phenomenon of Death, especially its ontological aspects. This would require us to focus on the nature of this phenomenon such as its state of existence. Let us consider hypothetically that Death exists in this world. Death, to […]