Kuruvilla Pandikattu
The writer is a professor of science and religion
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My Stories
The universal force of love

There has been a letter on the force of love found in numerous internet sites, claiming that it is a letter written by the best known scientist Albert Einstein to his  daughter Lieserl.

Enhancing spirituality biologically

It is generally known that the hormone oxytocin has been dubbed the “love hormone” for its role promoting social bonding, altruism and more.

The art of reliving others’ experiences

Having a great time at the theatre defies logic in many ways. We’re surrounded by strangers, bombarded with unusual images and often faced with a wordless language of symbols.

Yes, it’s true, you really do matter

Two words that can really  change our lives are: “You matter.” Cheryl Rice, author of Where Have I Been All My Life?, writing in DailyGood narrates her experience of you matter journey.

How can we practice nonviolence?

How can I be nonviolent to myself and to my enemy in crisis situations? How can we collectively and productively practice nonviolence, both in our private and public space?

The art of sharing the bad news

The art of sharing the bad news How do we  deliver a bad or shocking news to someone close to us?

Reading helps rewrite the brain

One of the activities that make us healthier, smarter and more empathic is reading.

Art & authenticity of writing

In today’s world, visual storytelling of every conceivable variety booming worldwide. In scope and volume the visual images and movies surpasses  written and static words.

Rediscover the serenity of silence

We live in a loud and distracting world, where silence is increasingly difficult to experience. This may be damaging both our spiritual and physical health.

Religious and mental well-being

On World Mental Health Day, October 10, it is apt to reflect on the intimate connection between religion and mental health.

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