Carl Sagan, a renowned astrophysicist and science communicator, argued that the awe and wonder inspired by scientific discoveries, particularly in the realm of astronomy, can lead to a sense of spiritual connectedness with the universe. He believed that understanding the natural world through science can be a profound and meaningful […]
The following article was written by Arjun Walia and was published by The Pulse last December 27, 2021. In this article, Walia discusses the results of a study exploring the effects of loving-kindness meditation on biological aging and DNA protection. The research suggests that engaging in loving-kindness meditation practices can […]
The time has come to let all those engaged in the spiritual path unite with the oppressed of the earth to take on a new grand undertaking to reinvent the world! Even our meditations now can no longer shun the groans of pain and the anguish of the poor – for the shouts come from within the depths of our very souls.
For a young person starting to be conscious of the larger world around him today, the global picture of Christianity today is both puzzling and confusing. And the same can be said of adults. This confusion and the resulting depression are leading to an increase in suicide rates, drug abuse, and mindless hyper consumerism, among others.
On the one hand, we have the so-called new atheists who have launched an all-out attack on Christianity. This is exemplified in such works as Richard Dawkins, The God Delusion, Christopher Hitchens, god is not great, and Sam Harris, The End of Faith.