Religion & Philosophy

What is sanctity, baba?

What is sanctity, baba?

This is the question I asked a Sadhu at the holiest site in all of Hinduism: by the ghats by the Ganga river in Varanasi, India. The question was prompted by witnessing the treatment of a man whom many, many people by the ghats , the previous weeks had called out loud, some of them,…

A Meditation on Death

A Meditation on Death

Death. Inevitable. The timing of it, uncertain. For the last ten years, Yours truly have lived with the notion, if not the knowledge, that death might come at any given moment. How does that affect behaviour and the attitude towards life?

Would You Fall To The Occasion?

Would You Fall To The Occasion?

Tedious situations. Like when the police show up just as you’re sitting in a sacred spot, lighting up some herb in Shiva’s honor with a holy man? Or the persecution of Jesus by Rome… or how Pilate’s nerves as a ruler were on edge when Good ‘Ol Yeshua of House Yahweh was running rampant in…

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