#religion

Bangladesh – dawn of Islamism | DW Documentary

– In Bangladesh headlines are dominated by violence: Secular bloggers murdered by islamic extremists, government opponents disappear, the Hindu minority is under attack. The country that wants to reconcile democracy and Islam appears to be finding it harder and harder to strike a balance between the two. Bangladesh was born in blood. The Bangladeshi government […]

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Shyness is Genetic?

Shyness (also called diffidence) is the feeling of apprehension, lack of comfort, or awkwardness especially when a person is around other people. This commonly occurs in new situations or with unfamiliar people. Shyness can be a characteristic of people who have low self-esteem. Stronger forms of shyness are usually referred to as social anxiety or […]

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Which Religion will take you to Heaven – or Hell?

Are all religions except mine wrong? Okay, there’s another possibility. Maybe all of those religions got it wrong. Or maybe there is one that got it right. The religion I believe in! It may be Christianity or Islam, Hinduism or Buddhism, but if it’s my religion, it must be the right one. Otherwise why would […]

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“Infidels” will go straight to Hell

I was born to a Indian Bangladeshi Sunni Muslim family and had been raised a muslim. My mother was a very “moderate” muslim girl who wore western outfits back in the 70’s! My father and mother actually dated for 6 months before they got married. That was really something being in a muslim country called […]

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Machete-toting Assailants goes on Hacking Spree in Bangladesh to Curb Free Speech

Two days after the brutal beheading of a Rajshahi University professor named Rezaul Karim  the same machete-toting gang hacked a 35-year old gay man named Xulhaz Mannan together with his gay partner Mahbub Rabbi in the middle of a busy Monday afternoon. Xulhaz was an USAID program officer  and the editor of the first LGBT magazine named Roopban of the muslim […]

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Prison for Mosque offence, fine for Church

Eloïse Bouton, 31, a FEMEN member, went topless inside the Catholic Madeleine Church in Paris just before Christmas 2013. She simulated an act of  abortion by pushing out an inserted calf’s liver from her vagina, symbolically representing a human fetus. Bouton then started urinating on the Church altar’s steps. She is now facing a three to four months of suspended […]

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Bollywood Actress Veena convicted of blasphemy in Pakistan

Veena Malik has been convicted of blasphemy and sentenced to 26-year jail term by a Pakistani anti-terrorism court for her ‘malicious acts in a TV drama’. The Bollywood actress appeared in a “pretend” wedding scene, staged on a daytime show broadcast by Geo TV Pakistan which was based on the marriage of the Prophet Mohammed’s […]

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Misogyny

Misogyny is the hatred or dislike of women or girls. Misogyny can be manifested in numerous ways, including sexual discrimination, denigration of women, violence against women, and sexual objectification of women. Misogyny can be found within many mythologies of the ancient world as well as various religions. In addition, many influential Western philosophers have been […]

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The Sinful Sex in the World of Religion

Why is sex such a sin? In every religious book there is a mentioning of the guilty pleasures of sex. The entire or all the Abrahamic religions are monotheistic and based on the story of the “Garden Of Eden”. Adam and Eve roaming around naked in the garden guilt free, when suddenly the serpent convinces Eve […]

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Buddha was waiting for God to Show Up (but God never did)

Buddha was sitting in meditation and waiting for God to speak to him. But God never did communicate with Buddha. Buddha was certain that God would speak to a Mongolian/Chinese origin human being and speak to him to make him a Prophet for the Mongolian race. But God never did spoke to him. He meditated […]

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Why China & India Had No Prophets

The question boggles my mind everytime I try to think about it and figure out an answer. The Bible and the Koran mentions prophets of middle-eastern Arab origins but none from Chinese or Indian origins – why? Why has God chosen not to involve the Chinese and the Indians in the mainstream (Abrahamic) religions such […]

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Religion may just be a “Thought” – God has no Religion

Imagine two girls of same age, race and ethnic background. Now imagine one girl is a Christian and the other is a Muslim. Now imagine what if the Christian girl is not wearing a Cross or what if the Muslim girl is not wearing the Hijab. They are both wearing white t-shirts and blue jeans. […]

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Would the Earth be more Peaceful had Religion not existed?

I recently was asked a question by my wife. The question was “would the earth be more peaceful had religion not existed?”. I could not answer her then and there. So I asked her to wait for the answer while I “Googled” it. Interestingly enough Google came up with the following results.Here I am quoting […]

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Religion would be [a code] in our DNA

Religion of the world are facing a terrible dilemma in today’s present World.Specially in the middle-east region where all hell has broken loose.The other day On I watched a video on YouTube which showed footage of some Syrian army shooting many helpless horses and donkeys. They were using the healthy live animals as live shooting […]

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Race is Religion?

The use of common-sense is advised and very much appreciated (recommended) in narrating the meaning of the following “Race Sensitive”Article. Most or all of the Caucasian White World are mostly Christians, most of the Mongolian Yellow race are Buddhists, most or all of the Arab Brown race world are Muslims and all of India Indians […]

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Why War?

We as human beings have a long history of war and religious conflicts as far as the pages of any history book written in the entire previous human civilization reads. Bloody conflicts and gruesome wars were and are a part of human primal instinct then and now. We have been creating weapons of mass destructions […]

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Why Religions Tends to Divide

We are born here on Earth with a specific religion and a race that we belong to for the rest of our life’s. This is not our choice, we are born into it. This religion, race or skin color decides most of our life’s journey and the path we take. This journey of life is […]

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I want to blog about God

I want to blog about God, not the God of Islam, not the God of Hinduism, not the God of Judaism or the God of Christianity. But the Creator of all things – “God”. The creator of earth, the ant, atoms and my heart, me. I see any living or non-living elements here on earth […]

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Culture and Menstruation

The relationship between culture and menstruation is expressed in many ways. A variety of menstrual-related traditions exist. One group of authors has theorized that menstruation may have played a key role in the development of symbolic culture in early human society. Historically, a menstruating woman was considered sacred and powerful, with increased psychic abilities, and […]

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