Recently, a woman I know posted a photograph of a collapsed Buddhist temple in Myanmar and she added a caption praising God. As a Muslim, she was so outraged by what was happening to the Rohingy, that she must have forgotten her innocent Buddhist brothers and sisters – who have nothing to do with the […]Read more "(Un)Social Media"
So far, there is no ideology – apart from love – that is entirely peaceful. Darkness can never hide behind love or misinterpret it; for love has no scripture, no rituals, no dogma. It speaks for itself and is the most powerful transformer and the only force that can bring us close to the divine without any conditions. […]Read more "Viva L’Amore"
As long as we accept that there are people who are chosen (us) and people who are damned (them), we will continue to label each other – and be labeled – infidels. And if we are comfortable living in a paradigm that accepts the torment of others based on their interpretation of the divine, then do […]Read more "Love Over Beliefs"
Lately, I have been reading aplenty about asexuality. And if we think that only the LGBT are discriminated against when it comes to sexual preference, let the fact that asexuals also find it extremely difficult to “come out of the closet” be a testament to how our society even judges people for not being interested in, […]Read more "Ace Of Hearts"
Do we know that it is a form of madness to watch our sons and daughters fight in the name of nationalism and defense? And how dare we use music to glorify such madness? Music is sacred. And to have a band procession salute the flag and soldiers is preposterous. It is as insane as […]Read more "War Against Terrorism vs. Terrorism Against War: A Vicious Cycle"
It was that precise millisecond, when I recognized myself in the ones who “hurt” me that I began to consider, merely consider mind you, that I wanted (kind of) to fall in love with everyone. But then I realized that it would be kind of difficult to like some people, because they annoy me, because […]Read more "It’s in I love you and fuck you"