Inspirational

The Self-Destructing Fear of Change

“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” –      Andre Gide The story of Jesus healing an invalid man at the Pool of Bethesda is narrated in the Gospel according to John as follows: “Now there is in Jerusalem near the Sheep Gate a pool, which in Aramaic is […]

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General

The Great Indian Demonetization Circus

“In the long run we are all dead” –      John Maynard Keynes The Prime Minister of India addressing the nation at 08.00 p.m. on 8 Nov 2016 made the historical announcement that from midnight that night the currency notes of Rs.500 and Rs.1000 denominations would lose its legal tender status except for specified transactions. 86% […]

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“I Was Only Taking Care of Animals”

“Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.” –      Dwight D. Eisenhower “What politics have you?” I asked. “I am without politics,” he said. “I am seventy-six years old. […]

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Spiritual

Albert Einstein Proves Upanishads Right

“This whole universe is Brahman. In Tranquility, let one worship It, As that from which he came forth, As that into which he will be dissolved, As that in which he breathes.” –      Chandogya Upanishad 3.14.1 Introduction Everything in the world is made from smaller pieces.  For example, a car is made from metal pieces that are […]

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Spiritual

Each Man Creates His Own God

“Every man makes a god of his own desire”  – Virgil Introduction Schoolchildren waiting at a bus stop were run over by a speeding bus. A photograph of that accident scene appeared on the front page of next day’s newspapers. It showed many people struggling to pull out the dead and wounded children from underneath […]

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Hell in the Holy Bible Might be a Pagan Concept

“We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell” ― Oscar Wilde    Introduction   The ‘Key Verse’ of the New Testament says, “For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” (John 3:16).  The […]

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Inspirational

People Who Love Their Worries

“Can any one of you by worrying add a single hour to your life?” –The Holy Bible (Matthew 6:27) Introduction It might sound weird. But it is true that many people simply love their worries. Dr. John Schindler, a US Physician, narrates the story of his friend Sam to demonstrate it. Sam had a beautiful […]

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Why People Fail? – A Biblical Perspective

“Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.” – Zig Ziglar   The Story of Michael Michael was born in […]

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Stay Ready to Die

‘You fool! You will die this very night. Then who will get everything you worked for?’ –      The Holy Bible (Luke 12:20)    Reason Behind Fear There is a story in the Bible about the Jewish king Hezekiah who had ruled Judah, the ancient kingdom of southern Palestine, for twenty-nine years from 726 to 697 […]

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