The Monkey Brain & the Human Spirit

Everyone in psychology talks about the two brains that drive our actions -behavioral economics talks about the system 1 (active) and system 2 (passive), Switch (Chip and Dan Heath) talks about the elephant (emotion) and the rider (logic), A whole new mind (Daniel Pink) talks about the creative and critical thinking brains. The left and the…

Rejuvenating the Spirit…

On 69th Republic Day of a nation, thousands of years old – by Ajinkya Navare The republic day is around the corner and the breeze of patriotism has begun to flow. We would get to see the upsurge of tricolor everywhere. Amidst this worn patriotism, there are clamors of ideological intolerance, religious fanaticism, deteriorating civic…

A God of Rituals

A recent conversation I was having with someone on Reddit regarding my point of view on spirituality and God – Finding God is what prompted this article. This article is a logical extension of that viewpoint. A lot of times spiritualism gets lost in the fog of pious devotion and ritualism. A lot of times these practices…