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Understanding Spirituality II – Voice in the Head

This article is second in a series of articles on Spirituality. Read other two parts here.  Understanding Spirituality I – Knowing your Conditioning Understanding Spirituality III – Living in the Now Rather than being your thoughts and emotions, be the awareness behind them – Eckhart Tolle In the previous article, I discussed the problem of human conditioning that … Continue reading

Understanding Spirituality I – Knowing your Conditioning

The top and bottom grey surfaces in the picture (on the left) appear as different but they are both exactly the same shade of grey as depicted in the other picture (on the right). Even though we know both surfaces are of the same color, the contextual information distorts our color perception of the lower surface.  … Continue reading

Brothers in Faith – a commonsense approach to Muslim brotherhood

The major schism in Islam was created following the demise of Muhammad, the Prophet of Islam over the question of his succession. Those who believed that Muhammad had proclaimed Ali, his cousin and son in law, as his successor were named as Shiaat e Ali (Partisans of Ali). The larger group who believed that no … Continue reading

Parveen Rehman

There is no doubt that Parveen Rehman was an extraordinarily brave woman. A trained architect who could have lived a comfortable life in Karachi’s up-market Defence or Clifton areas, she instead chose to dedicate her life to the poor of the squatter settlements of Orangi Town. She was the dearly departed Dr Akhter Hameed Khan’s … Continue reading

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