During the forty days that this season lasts, the Christian faithful are encouraged to fast, to pray and to do charitable acts.
14 Mar 2019 7:27 AM
In Islam too the planet moon plays a significant role because of the use of a lunar Islamic calendar to determine the date of Ramzan.
17 Jan 2019 1:10 AM
A white Christmas is naturally possible only in the northern hemisphere.
24 Dec 2018 12:08 AM
It is really this part of the spiritual preparation, that the Christians are advised to do in this ongoing season of Advent.
20 Dec 2018 12:47 AM
The blame for commercialising St. Nicholas goes to Coca-Cola, which in 1931 for the first time used Santa Claus with Coca-Cola in his hand.
06 Dec 2018 6:23 AM
The other reason for not visiting the sick may be because it is considered as nothing to do with religion or spirituality.
21 Nov 2018 7:04 AM
Soon it will be time for Deepavali — the festival celebrated to remove the darkness of evil with the light of goodness.
26 Oct 2018 12:12 AM
The German word for a mobile phone is “Handy”.
10 Oct 2018 12:09 AM
Often, as one progresses in spiritual life, some questions or confusions crop up crying out for clarifications.
26 Sep 2018 1:58 AM
Every person is complex and when two individuals enter a relationship, that complexity increases double fold.
29 Aug 2018 1:16 AM
It laid a solid foundation in the life of the new nation as well as crowned us with dignity and self-respect.
15 Aug 2018 2:27 AM
For the rest of us though, the question is, if one should or need really wait for stents to receive better flow of God’s presence and love?
03 Aug 2018 5:27 AM
World cups come and go every four years, but an incident that keeps the whole world on pins, comes but seldom.
17 Jul 2018 5:28 AM
Despite the fact of being a great apostle of Jesus, Thomas earned another, though not a complimentary epithet, of being the “doubting Thomas”.
03 Jul 2018 5:47 AM
My own experience, however, after a good hour of sports is that I am able better to concentrate on God’s presence than at normal times.
20 Jun 2018 1:16 AM
Jesus expressed his love not just through pious words but by actually sacrificing his life on the cross.
08 Jun 2018 2:21 AM
It is difficult for us anxious humans busy with our daily chores to take these words to heart.
23 May 2018 12:45 AM
The Bible records people’s faith experiences based on some historical events that took place in and around their lives.
10 May 2018 1:33 AM
The belief in Jesus’ resurrection actually changed that defeat, that darkness and hopelessness into a new Hope.
24 Apr 2018 12:35 AM
Every religion proposes a path to its followers of discovering God and/or arriving at deeper faith.
11 Apr 2018 6:26 AM