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Nov 01, 2019
The meaning to life? A Darwinian existentialist has his answersWhen I meet my nonexistent God, I shall say to Him: ‘God, you gave me talents and it’s been a hell of a lot of fun using them. Thank you.’
Sep 26, 2019
DMK, Left slam move to 'impose' Sanskrit in Anna University; no course is compulsory, says varsityThe DMK and the Left on Wednesday opposed a proposal by premier technical varsity, the state-run Anna University, to include philosophy in its syllabus for the engineering students, with MK Stalin saying it amounted to 'imposition' of Sanskrit
Sep 23, 2019
Science is deeply imaginative: Why is this treated as a closely guarded secret?Albert Einstein said, "Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world."
Jul 18, 2019
Amish Tripathi on his new book Raavan, ancient Indian philosophy, research and writing processesIn an interview with Firstpost, Amish Tripathi talks about the liberal nature of ancient tradition, clarifies misconceptions and discusses the function of philosophy and stories
Jan 30, 2019
Gandhi and self-transformation: The Mahatma's life is an example of philosophy as the art of livingMahatma Gandhi is arguably the only individual, after the Buddha, who provides a measure of man’s potential to cultivate a rich inner life and attain self-transformation
Dec 12, 2018
In an age of fast-paced technologies, attention is not a resource but a way of being alive to the worldThe ‘attention economy’ is a phrase that’s often used to make sense of what’s going on: it puts our attention as a limited resource at the centre of the informational ecosystem, with our various alerts and notifications locked in a constant battle to capture it.
Nov 28, 2018
Claude Lévi-Strauss: Remembering the French anthropologist on his 110th birth anniversaryClaude Lévi-Strauss was an eminent figure in French philosophy who considerably altered the then-prevalent Western outlook towards culture and civilisation
Sep 09, 2018
Ram Nath Kovind in Prague: President says India, Czech Republic built strong contemporary partnershipRam Nath Kovind said Saturday that India and the Czech Republic have built a strong contemporary partnership on a shared past of flourishing trade in spices and silk.
Jul 21, 2018
Ranveer Singh, Sandhguru converse about football, entertainment and purpose of life at IIM Bangalore"When you realise that the physical will not take you anywhere, you become spiritual," Sadhguru said to Ranveer Singh in their conversation.
Jun 18, 2017
'Game of Thrones' to inspire philosophy course at British University; author titles it 'Politics, Power, War'A university in Britain is offering a new course next month on philosophy based on the popular Game of Thrones fantasy TV series