Rationalist in Difficulties

D D Karve

One of the usual arguments of those who advocate the existence, not only of a god, but of one endowed with the qualities of kindness and goodness, is that such

From Darkness to Light

Dr. Narendra Dabholkar

I must have authored about a dozen books on different aspects of the movement ‘Eradication of Superstition’ by now. I am also fortunate enough to have received a large audience

Rationalist in Action

Prabhakar Nanawaty

It is generally presumed that most of the rationalists are easy chair philosophers who never bother about what is happening in and around their surroundings. But this may not be

Religious Excitement across Pakistan

Pervez Hoodbhoy

The sudden appearance of Prophet Mohammed’s alleged footprint in the sleepy village of Dharabi near Chakwal has sent a wave of religious excitement across Pakistan. At a three-hour drive from

Yogification of America

Whitney Joiner

By now it’s safe to say that the Great Yoga Takeover of America is complete.  According to a 2008 Yoga Journal study, 15.8 million Americans engage in some form of