Kuruvilla Pandikattu
The writer is a professor of science and religion
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Happiness as byproduct

“Our happiness comes not as a goal, but as a byproduct of engaging in honesty with ourselves,” claims Susan David, author of Emotional Agility, a leading psychologist at Harvard Medical School.

Economics, science and religion

Three roads converge on a narrow wood, which humans walk on toward the growth of our civilisation: economics, science, religion. But how much of these roads converge?

Faith in science & religion

Is faith only a matter of religion? And facts only for science? Do science and religion both rely on faith?

The genius who lived life on his terms

Stephen Hawking, who died at 76, on World Day of Pi, March 14, 2018, was world famous theoretical physicist and cosmologist considered one of the best.

Does meditation help?

We have been generally assuming that meditation makes humans better, physically, emotionally and spiritually.

Life, death and beyond

In a deeply moving TED talk, Lucy, remembered her husband Paul Kalanithi, a young neurosurgeon at Stanford University, USA,  who turned to writing after his terminal cancer diagnosis.

Seeking the special number

A huge math discovery in December,  2017  was made in the unlikeliest of places: on a church computer in a Memphis, USA.

Learn from women

Women today tend to live longer than men almost everywhere worldwide — in some countries by more than a decade.

When your brain “turns on” by art

When we experience art, especially together in a group, we feel connected to something larger.

Future is stranger than fiction

Silicon Valley is a place obsessed with the future, but often forgetful about the past.

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