How to deal with morons and trolls in the virtual world?

How to deal with morons and trolls in the virtual world?

“The world is made up for the most part of morons and natural tyrants, sure of themselves, strong in their own opinions, never doubting anything…”–Clarence Darrow It may sound like an insult, but frankly, these days, we seem to find different species of morons everywhere! In our work life, for example, you may find a … Continue reading

Book review: “Dragons and Hot Sauce: And Other Imaginations”

Author: Mike Moore Publisher: Independently published through CreateSpace ISBN-13: 978-1505391398: ISBN-10: 1505391393 Children poetry often evokes nostalgia in all of us. Each of us remember the vivid colors and imaginative sketches and the beautiful rhyming sentences which were once a part of our childhood and which made us curious about the world around and fueled … Continue reading

For The Love Of Animals, Stop Being A Hypocrite

So Eid is being celebrated and we have people commenting on animal rights! Hypocrisy and pointing fingers at others is something that we humans are completely comfortable with and the Eid will be no different. We also had some people pointing fingers at Gadhimai (banned now after relentless campaign) but worse is that many of … Continue reading

Introduction to Hindu Goddess Saraswati

Introduction: Goddess Saraswati or Gayatri Devi holds a special place in Hindu mythology as she is the consort of none other than the creator of the universe, Lord Brahma.  In Sanskrit, the word sara means “essence” and swa means “oneself.” Thus, we can deduce that Saraswati essentially means “the essence of the self.” She is … Continue reading

Sham of human chain in Pakistan to show solidarity with Hindus

Social media is abuzz with the report of a human chain formed by Pakistan’s National Student’s Federation (NSF) on 6th March (Holi festival) for Hindus who are celebrating Holi at Swami Narayan Temple in Karachi to protect, and show solidarity with them. But what is most amusing is that more than the Pakistani citizens, it … Continue reading

Book Review of Embrace the Chaos: How India Taught Me to Stop Overthinking and Start Living (BK Life)

Author: Bob Miglani ISBN: 978-1-60994-825-2 Publisher: Berrett Kohler Publishers This book is a foreigner’s or should I say a Non Resident Indian’s (NRI’s) take on India and the Indian way of life. So far, the western world has either ridiculed or worshipped India but a balanced perspective has always been a rarity. So is this … Continue reading

Book review: GEN-Ops

Author: Clifford B. Bowyer Publisher: Silver Leaf Books, LLC ISBN: Print: 978-1-60975-037-4; eBook: 978-1-60975-038-1 The writer of the book, Clifford B. Bowyer, must be lauded for bringing forth a credible futuristic plot for his readers and his hard work is for everyone to see. But the writer probably focused too much on the scientific hocus-pocus … Continue reading