IDENTITY PART 10

CARNEGIE SCIENCE CENTRE  Hefting his rifle, the man watched as the HAL DHRUV helicopter landed on the lawn in Heinz field. He checked his watch.  0517hrs  It’s almost dawn.  For months now, the man had been working on a revenge mission – one that rendered payback to the man who had stolen the prototype of […]

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THE NATURE OF MAN

“ The only normal people are the ones you don’t know very well.”-Alfred Adler  One of the questions that human beings have grappled with throughout the centuries is the subject of what bars the average person from achieving his full potential.   Ask anyone you meet what impedes him or her from being the best […]

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THEORIES OF RELIGION 

Image Source: A-Z quotes An estimated 70% of the global population expresses a belief in a supreme being [s]. An overwhelming majority of people in the modern world are adherents of a religion.  Just why do such staggering numbers of people cling to a religion ?  The idea of a what ‘religion’ means tends to be […]

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ON A FLAWED MAN AND GOD

One of the arguments that atheists level against the three Abrahamic religions – Christianity, Islam and Judaism is that it’s simply preposterous that an all knowing, merciful and loving God wishes to condemn the sinful, unrepentant mass of humanity to an eternity in the fires of hell for being sinners yet he created them that […]

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IDENTITY PART 9

The man ended the call. He then gasped for air, relieved that he had convinced the Liutenant that whatever he was telling him was factual.  He was still unsettled nevertheless.  Satvik lied to me. The student has outgrown the teacher.  The man dialled Satvik’s number. Nobody picked.  He looked at the fullscap on his desk. He […]

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IDENTITY PART 8 

At the tender age of four, her parents had taken her to a catholic church in Texas.  “I baptize you Mary; in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit” the black priest had said before pouring blessed water over her head three times.  Those had been the fantastic times […]

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