Catharsis and Meditation

11th January is the birthday of the American philosopher and psychologist William James. Born in 1842, William James studied medicine at Harvard, branched out into psychology and eventually became an emeritus professor of philosophy at…

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Existence is enough unto itself

The night of 02nd December 1984 saw one of the world’s worst industrial disasters at the Union Carbide pesticide plant in Bhopal, India. Methyl Isocyanate, a highly poisonous gas, leaked from the plant killing ~2300…

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Symbols are never truths

Nanak says: THROUGH LISTENING ALL THE URES AND TEACHINGS ARE KNOWN. THROUGH LISTENING DEVOTEES ATTAIN BLISS, AND SIN AND SORROW ARE DESTROYED. THROUGH LISTENING ALL TRUTH AND CONTENTMENT ARE ATTAINED, AND THE VIRTUE OF BATHING…

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