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Mystic Mantra: Hope of the hopeless world

The belief in Jesus’ resurrection actually changed that defeat, that darkness and hopelessness into a new Hope.

24 Apr 2018 12:35 AM

Mystic Mantra: The strange path to faith

Every religion proposes a path to its followers of discovering God and/or arriving at deeper faith.

11 Apr 2018 6:26 AM

Mystic Mantra: Holy Week — A tale of paradoxes

The Holy Week curiously throws up several “paradoxes”.

27 Mar 2018 12:21 AM

Mystic Mantra: God’s inner churnings

Launching on hearing God’s voice in prayer can help us all make this world a better place for ourselves and for the coming generations.

13 Feb 2018 12:48 AM

Mystic Mantra: Worship the lights

One of the important features of the liturgical celebration of today’s feast in churches is a candle light procession.

02 Feb 2018 5:02 AM


Mystic Mantra: Let’s pray for unity in freedom

Thinking freely also brings splits, be it in families, politics, academics, ideologies, and indeed among religious groups.

19 Jan 2018 11:49 PM

Mystic Mantra: Should peace be our priority?

This year Pope Francis dedicating his message to the concerns of migrants and refugees focuses his attention on universal brotherhood.

05 Jan 2018 12:14 AM

Mystic Mantra: Christmas and carols

The event of child Jesus’ birth though, by any worldly standards, was really a non-event.

23 Dec 2017 1:32 AM

Mystic Mantra: Gain the upper hand

In the four week run-up to Christmas called “Advent”, Christians prepare for Christ’s coming with special Bible readings.

14 Dec 2017 6:53 AM

Mystic Mantra: The advent of Christmas

Jesus Christ is the central figure of Christianity.

08 Dec 2017 6:40 AM


Mystic Mantra: Always reforming

Martin Luther was a monk who had deep interest in theology and dedicated much time in studying scriptures.

09 Nov 2017 6:34 AM

Mystic Mantra: Let that inner light glow

Many critique our need to have heroes, glorify the dead, or venerate those who have lived holy lives.

02 Nov 2017 2:16 AM

Mystic Mantra: Lest we forget

The Bible advises us: “Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God; and every one that loves is born of God, and knows God”.

26 Oct 2017 2:44 AM

Mystic Mantra: Thanks for the harvest

In central Europe this is the season of what is called in German, ‘Erntedankfest’ or Thanksgiving for the harvest.

12 Oct 2017 12:13 AM

Mystic Mantra: Paths of peace

Ultimately, it will be about bringing people together and reminding them of their common humanity”.

03 Oct 2017 5:17 AM


Mystic Mantra: God-guided GPRS

Those too proud or busy to seek such help naturally get lost.

28 Aug 2017 2:17 AM

Mystic Mantra: An Understanding Heart

God’s response to Solomon brings to light our normal human tendency.

15 Aug 2017 4:43 AM

Mystic Mantra: The Pardon of Assisi

The changed lives of individuals is a proof that pilgrimages do help, if, as John Paul says, “we are well disposed” for it.

02 Aug 2017 12:45 AM

Mystic Mantra: Caring for our common home

There is a new fervour among convents and students that go to convent-run schools in this direction.

20 Jul 2017 2:20 AM

Mystic Mantra: Longing for God

Mahatma Gandhi’s experiments with truth was another path in a similar search for God whom he defined as Truth.

06 Jul 2017 5:46 AM