Origins of Religion- An Analysis

Religion influences our lives immensely. It gives us hope and faith. Sometimes it also becomes a reason for conflict. But how did it come into existence? Let us analyse- #Origins of Polytheistic Religion Ancient Humans were hunter gatherers. They used to migrate from one place to another and never settled at one place. The invention … Continue reading Origins of Religion- An Analysis

The Power of Stories

The ability to tell story is what makes us Human. Whatever progress we as a Human Society have acheived, can be attributed to our power of story telling. Every Human Being is made up of a collection of stories starting from his birth to his death. But the story continues to live even after his … Continue reading The Power of Stories

Dualism – the Concept of Yin and Yang

Light and DarkCathode and AnodeElectrons and ProtonsPositive and NegativeSky and EarthHot and ColdWinter and SummerGood and EvilOrder and DisorderMale and FemaleYin and Yang Our Universe is comprised of two opposite forces. The Ancient Chinese philosophy of Yin and Yang propagates this dualism describing how seemingly opposite or contrary forces may actually be complementary, interconnected, and … Continue reading Dualism – the Concept of Yin and Yang

How Consumerism is distancing Consumers from Cruelty in Sourcing

Do you wear fur cloths or leather products?May be, Yes But do you skin alive animals like fox, mink etc yourself to produce fur cloths or leather items?Probably, No Do you use woolen cloths during winter?May be, Yes But do you shear sheeps yourself to produce woolen garments?Probably, No Do you eat mutton, chicken, beef, … Continue reading How Consumerism is distancing Consumers from Cruelty in Sourcing

Mammals – An Epitome of Love and Compassion

Universe came into existence around 13.8 Billion years ago. Earth was formed around 4.5 Billion years ago. Life first came into existence in Earth around 3.5 Billion years ago. Around 535 million years ago, the Cambrian Explosion gave life its amazing diversity. The Reptiles came into existence around 310 million years ago and Dinosaurs came … Continue reading Mammals – An Epitome of Love and Compassion

Are Humans the most superior species on Earth?- Here are the reasons why it is not

Superiority can be a relative term. It may vary with changing parameters. For Humans, intelligence may be a criteria for superiority, but for hunters like Cheetah it may be their speed and agility. From time immemorial, Humans always consider themselves as superior species among the animal kingdom, and that gives it the power to inflict … Continue reading Are Humans the most superior species on Earth?- Here are the reasons why it is not

Atlantic Slave Trade- the Root of Racism

Slavery is one of the dark chapters in the history of mankind which everyone wants to forget. Slavery has remained in some form or the other in any great civilizations like Roman, Greek etc. But nothing can match the inhumanity of Atlantic Slave trade because it dehumanised Africans and made them "chattels", derived from a … Continue reading Atlantic Slave Trade- the Root of Racism

Decoding American History – The Forgotten story of Native Americans

It all started with Christopher Columbus going on a voyage from Spain to India in 1492 through his ship. At that time, everyone believed that the earth was flat. So the only way of reaching India was through the east route. But Columbus took the west route determined to find a new way of reaching … Continue reading Decoding American History – The Forgotten story of Native Americans