The Levinasian Subject: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas

The book  entitled the ‘The Levinasian Subject: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas ’ is an attempt to encounter the concepts of Subject proposed by Emmanuel Levinas. The book has four distinct chapters with a general introduction and conclusion. The first chapter of this study presents the life and works of Levinas from…… Continue reading The Levinasian Subject: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas

A Brother and His Sister

Love and care for the one you love: it makes a difference  I was born in a secluded village on a mountain. Day by day, my parents plowed the yellow dry soil with their backs towards the sky. I have a brother who is 3 years younger than me. I wanted to buy a handkerchief,…… Continue reading A Brother and His Sister

A Beautiful Heart

 Beauty consists in giving, sharing One day a young man was standing in the middle of the town proclaiming that he had the most beautiful heart in the whole valley. A large crowd gathered and they all admired his heart for it was perfect. There was not a mark or a flaw in it. Yes,…… Continue reading A Beautiful Heart

100 yard dash

Altogether in one life and faith A few years ago, at the Seattle Special Olympics, nine contestants, all physically or mentally disabled, assembled at the starting line for the 100-yard dash.  At the gun, they all started out, not exactly in a dash, but a relish to run the race to the finish and win.…… Continue reading 100 yard dash

57 cents

True joy consists in giving A sobbing little girl stood near a small church from which she had been turned away because it “was too crowded.” “I can’t go to Sunday School,” she sobbed to the pastor as he walked by. Seeing her shabby, unkempt appearance, the pastor guessed the reason and, taking her by…… Continue reading 57 cents

Simon to Veronica

Simon of Cyrene  and Veronica are persons whom Jesus encounters during his last journey to Calvary. However, I feel they represent two attitudes in life. Simon as he was returning from the field was forced to help Jesus, though unwillingly he decides to do it. (How far we move out to help others in need and what motivates…… Continue reading Simon to Veronica