WHAT IS ZEN?

  It is generally accepted in most Zen schools that in order to go beyond the emptiness of human-made concepts and theoretical musings to experience “reality,” one has to go through consistent meditative practices. This is of course the middle way (the way of the Zen). But this statement begs a philosophical question. And that […]

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 SOME NOTES ON ETHICS

1. Ethics is an important branch of philosophy. Ethics is part and parcel to Moral Philosophy. This type of philosophy is concerned with questions such as following: What should we do? How should we organize society? What is right? How should we understand the idea of justice? On what basis can we choose between different […]

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 WHAT IS POETRY?

Poetry saves us when prose fails us Poetry is success at communicative action Poetry is democratic Poetry is egalitarian Poetry is poetic Poetry is liquid Poetry is soul making Poetry reveals the truth about the other That the other is the self and the self is the other unmasked Poetry is passion of existentialist living

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