“Why are you afraid? Have you no faith”?

Pope Francis delivered an extraordinary Urbi et Orbi address to pray for the end of the coronavirus. Full message at the link. — Read on http://www.americamagazine.org/faith/2020/03/27/read-pope-francis-urbi-et-orbi-address-coronavirus-and-jesus-calming-storm Message from the Dalai Lama, some excepts below and full message at the link. “No matter how difficult the situation may be, we should employ science and human ingenuity …

Such a time as this, the time of coronavirus, is a time for action

“The corona virus panic is dumb,” Elon Musk says. About 80 per cent of the people infected with coronavirus will experience just cold-like fever and they will recover on their own, said Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) director-general Balram Bhargava on Sunday. The covid scare is overrated in my opinion, but it is helping to …

Happy, grateful, responsible new year 2020

I am grateful for all the past and the hope for even greater future. May we all enjoy 2020 and many more years with purposeful, high-quality, responsible lives in our shared home, this beautiful Blue World! I have the moral belief that the life of the individual only has value insofar as it aids in …

Merry Christmas when we decide to fight ignorance and want and be like Scrooge ourselves!

You never thought I would advise someone to be like Scrooge, did you? Well, Scrooge is better than most of us in terms of the repentance he went through and the changes he makes instantly to his life. And that is a good thing. We usually don’t notice that part of Scrooge. Charles Dickens’s Christmas …

Why Modi has a better argument?

http://www.cbc.ca/news/india-citizenship-law-protests-1.5397915 https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/17/world/asia/india-protests-citizenship-muslims.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share All things considered, the BJP and Modi seem to be speaking to the psyche of the nation. This may look like a non-secular or opportunistic position, but it is not. India was divided along religious lines and those who remained need to be treated with equal rights, not those who returned after many …

Thomsons for Christmas

Thomson’s Bakery was founded in 1962 during Christmas. “1962 December is the year Dad and Mum started . It’s been 57 years since then. Thanks to all for your well wishes . God Willing trying to continue the legacy but don’t know for how long. God bless and Merry Christmas to all!” One of the …

Lessons from ISRO Vikram Lander

Publishing this blog as an Ex-ISRO scientist peeved at the ISRO culture of lies. Who is Shan? And what am I talking about? Shan is Shanmuga Subramanian (Shan), an amateur enthusiast from Chennai who found the remains of Vikram lander that crashed on moon’s surface on September 6th. ISRO maintained that they found the remains …