108

Before I write about the constant of life, let me elucidate the significance of the number 108. 108 seems to be a cosmic number. The average distance of the Sun and the Moon to Earth is 108 times their respective diameters. All prayer beads have 108 beads. In the yogic tradition, there are 108 pithas, […]

Appa

It has been long since I wrote, nearly two years, and one of my best friends has been urging me to write for quite some time now. I was toying with several ideas for my next blog. Love & Freedom, Free Will, Honesty or about my Dad. It was Mother’s Day yesterday. And predictably, I […]

Feminism

I have been thinking about this topic for a few days now, since the International Woman’s Day to be precise. It is a strange word for me actually as there is no male equivalent to it. There is no meninism. Also equally strange is the fact that such a concept actually exists. Let me explain. […]

My Experiments with Brahmacharya

(If you are below 18 years of age and are offended by sexual references or controversial topics, turn back right now. This article is not for you.) Brahmacharya. What does it mean? Wikipedia defines it as “going after Brahman (Supreme Reality, Self, God)”. Brahman very closely means the singular force that surrounds this entire universe, […]