5 Must Read Non-fictions for Body and Soul

In the clutter of self-improvement and behavioral theory books, it is becoming increasingly difficult to pick up interesting non-fictions. Here is a list of 5 of our favorite non-fictions, which are not only good for the mind, but also for the soul. Being Mortal: We, as a generation are abscessed with ‘forever young’ phenomenon. We... Continue Reading →

Ayn Rand & Me

We first met when my friend handed me the iconic book ‘The Fountainhead’. I wasn’t a literature person then; this friend was my only medium to peep into what I now call ‘Anatomy of thoughts’. Friends are people through whom you get a glimpse of the abandoned aspects of life. They introduce you to the... Continue Reading →

Rationality of being Agnostic

In the words of Marx, "Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world and the soul of the soulless condition. It is the opium of the people." If religion is a system of dogma for the benefits of a particular sect than analysis has no value but if religion... Continue Reading →

Women & Art

Women wear an artful camouflage – the signature curves, the smooth pastel strokes of luster on the skin and the coquetry behavior make them the muse for many. What goes unnoticed is the spiritual and intellectual inclination that has subdued itself over centuries of dictatorial patriarchy.The world famous artistic paintings have used women bodies as... Continue Reading →

Poets of Passion – Rumi & Tagore

  The vagabond soul continues its travel until it reaches the pinnacle of its spiritual gratification. During the journey, it comes across myriad obstacles - the dilemma to face or to escape, to liberate oneself from the shackles of hedonism or to stick around the lingering materialistic aura. Thinkers and poets like Rumi and Tagore,... Continue Reading →

If you can’t fix it, you gotta stand it!

  Review of Close Range: Wyoming Stories by Annie Proulx Set in a landscape where rambling about emotions and feelings comes secondary to barely surviving, these stories are oblivious to philosophical angst, emotional wreckage and what not. The main purpose of life here is to go on, from one day to another. The writing language is... Continue Reading →

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