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A visit to Bankey Bihari temple

A visit to Bankey Bihari temple

In a narrow alley, precariously perched on the seat of a cycle rickshaw, we jostled through the crowded street of...

Unfathomable mercy of God

Unfathomable mercy of God

According to a saying of Prophet Muhammad, related in the Sahih Muslim: “God has a hundred mercies, and one of...

Jesus’ love is patient and just

Jesus’ love is patient and just

The city of Corinth was a major business centre in Greece during the time of Paul’s writing. The people boasted...

Openness to God stabilises us

Openness to God stabilises us

Are you presently facing a storm that has destabilised your inner person, forcing desperate questions? Yet outwardly we may be...

The message of ­Islam

The message of ­Islam

According to Islam the basic, most important fact of life is that we have been born in this world to...

Please mind the gap

Please mind the gap

You are mature when you learn to ’let go’ mentally. The warning announcement by the London Tube, “PLEASE MIND THE...

Jesus as our light

Jesus as our light

Jesus’ mission is to bring light. And the mission of the disciples is to bring the light of Jesus. The...

Science and God realisation: Part 3

Science and God realisation: Part 3

Now, the spectral pattern of the galaxies was all found to be slightly shifted to the red side. Different stars...

Why is camphor lit for arati?

Why is camphor lit for arati?

According to Vedanta the body takes birth to fulfill desires.These desires are subtle , like the mental fragrances of the...

Jesus used power with compassion

Jesus used power with compassion

The wisdom of Jesus’ followers when stained with bitter jealousy, selfish ambition, arrogance, dishonesty is a sign their sinful desires...

Science and God realisation: Part 2

Science and God realisation: Part 2

The star nearest to us, apart from the sun, is called Proxima Centauri and is about four light-years away from...

A mad man’s story

A mad man’s story

A well decorated delicious cake may tempt your tastebuds, but if you are told, “No, stop, don’t eat that, there...

Quiet, confident with Jesus

Quiet, confident with Jesus

When God’s people drift away in pursuit of security in houses built on sand, they are sure to be brought...

Science and God realization: Part 1

Science and God realization: Part 1

If on a trip away from the city at night, you chance to lift your head up and look at...

Prime Minister of Vijaynagar

Prime Minister of Vijaynagar

An extremely powerful administrator in the fields of politics and diplomacy,whose entire life was spent in ruling and administering of...