Understanding Astrology I

My knowledge about Astrology is limited to the one that is followed in South India. My discussions will be restricted to that. Astrology is extensively used by the Hindus in India. The underlying philosophy of Astrology or for that matter any Hindu knowledgebase is the “Karma Siddhanta” or “The Theory …

Why?

A philosophy exam was being conducted and the question paper contained just one question – “Why?” The students who were appearing for the exam pondered over the question and wrote pages and pages of answers explaining why life? why tradition? why culture, etc.. However, the answer that was awarded the …

Devotion!

Strange ways of human life… I am here specifically referring to devotion to God – irrespective of how you call him – Christ, Allah, Krishna, etc., When I look around, I find that most people pray to God when in trouble and seeking help to tide over the trouble. And …

Trust!

My friend’ss daughter, aged around 7, has a congenital disease. A disease which expels proteins along with the urine. At the bus stop, once when seeing her off to Belgaum, she said to her father, that she wants to use the restroom. My friend took her to the rest room …