I Myself am Heav’n and Hell :: Omar Khayyam

I found this couplet from Omar Khayyam particularly beautiful and in line with mysticism in nearly all the world's religions. To create a better world, and find a new spirituality for us, this is a better pursuit rather as opposed to fighting on theology, which is always open to interpretation. ---------------------------------- I sent my Soul … Continue reading I Myself am Heav’n and Hell :: Omar Khayyam

Kerala student Jose Lawrence claims world record in memorising

Kerala schoolkid claims world record in memorising By Ashraf Padanna in Thiruvananthapuram KERALA SCHOOLBOY Jose Lawrence can memorise up to 250 words within a few minutes and recollect them in the same order, without making a mistake. Lawrence, a Class X student at the Christ Nagar School in Thiruvananthapuram, claims to have broken the world … Continue reading Kerala student Jose Lawrence claims world record in memorising

Free Muslims Coalition :: a new way forward for muslims

I came across this very good website about Free and moderate Muslims working globally towards creation of a secular and democratic middle east, including Saudi Arabia. Their website is: http://www.freemuslims.org/. I quote several positions from their website which are very inspiring, healing and I believe progressive, thus leading to steps to create a better a … Continue reading Free Muslims Coalition :: a new way forward for muslims

Indian Heenal Raichura is UK’s youngest doc, at 22 years

At 22 years, Indian is UK’s youngest doc London: At the age of 22, India-origin Heenal Raichura has qualified to become Britain’s youngest doctor and is all set to practise medicine. Daughter of Nalin and Shobhna Raichura, Heenal was accepted into university to study medicine in 2002 when she was 16. Six years later she … Continue reading Indian Heenal Raichura is UK’s youngest doc, at 22 years

Parsis: Hope at last to increase numbers

UN project gives Parsis hope of swelling numbers Ketan Tanna | TNN Mumbai: It was a casual request from Bombay Parsi Punchayat chief Minoo Shroff that resulted in gynaecologist Anahita Pandole taking on the assignment of helping Parsi couples battling infertility. Three years down the line, she has handled 200 cases of whom 80 women … Continue reading Parsis: Hope at last to increase numbers

Jesus with beer and cigarettes in church journal sparks row

It is obvious that there has been a slip up. The church has apologised and that should end the matter. But will it? IN BAD TASTE? Jesus with beer and cigarettes in church journal sparks row TIMES NEWS NETWORK Thiruvananthapuram: In what seems like a big faux pas that may snowball into a controversy, the … Continue reading Jesus with beer and cigarettes in church journal sparks row