Beauty will save the world: A Meditation

In a recent video on my channel, I was joined by a good friend of mine Warren Zhu to discuss our favourite quotes. During this discussion, I brought up a quote which I keep very close to my heart, “beauty will save the world” from Dostoevsky’s masterpiece, The Idiot. While there are a plethora ofContinue reading “Beauty will save the world: A Meditation”

The Bible Series

In this post, I would like to introduce you to a new series on my YouTube channel—the Bible series. In this series, I will be discussing all things about the Bible, from what we can learn from certain texts to the contexts to certain books in the Bible. To me, the Bible is such aContinue reading “The Bible Series”

Demons | An Introduction

Introduction: Today, we are going to be giving an introduction to Dostoevsky’s masterpiece Demons or the Possessed. In order to do so, we will approach the issue from three perspectives, the context of the novel, the key themes and the key characters. I discuss these issues deeply in my respective YouTube video so you canContinue reading “Demons | An Introduction”

Understanding Genesis | Bible Series

Introduction: One of the most common questions that I receive is how one is meant to understand and interpret Genesis, more specifically the creation account in Genesis 1. Before we start, I want to make it clear that if you are expecting me to give you a definitive answer about what exactly you should believeContinue reading “Understanding Genesis | Bible Series”

Key Themes of the Bible

Introduction: In order to discuss the Bible, it is absolutely vital for us to figure out what themes we would be approaching the book from. While there are many themes, I have made it clear that this series is not trying to become a sermon, that is the purpose of pastors, rather I aim toContinue reading “Key Themes of the Bible”

Learning from the Bible

What is it: With my channel becoming more structured, I have started a new series called learning from the Bible. In this series, we would be approaching the Biblical stories in a positive lens, looking at what is valuable and what is helpful from these texts. A Positive Lens: What does a positive lens mean?Continue reading “Learning from the Bible”

The Nature of Sin and Addiction

Introduction: Welcome to another upload to the blog. Today’s discussion is on the nature of sin and addiction. If you have been following my YouTube channel which can be found (here) you would have already seen the corresponding video, however, I try to make the content here as well so that you can read aboutContinue reading “The Nature of Sin and Addiction”

Why You Should Read the Gambler

What is the Gambler?The Gambler is one of Dostoevsky’s shorter novels about the nature of the Gambler and addiction. Here he discusses morality, psychology, and the struggle that one with an addiction may face. How does it tie in with Dostoevsky’s life? Dostoevsky was a gambler and hence bases this book on his own experienceContinue reading “Why You Should Read the Gambler”

Richard Dawkins Cancelled! My Thoughts

Introduction: To those who don’t know, Richard Dawkins, the famous New Atheist, was recently targeted for a few tweets relating the trans community. He had his medal removed by the American Humanist Association and it was clear that he faced opposition from these parties and a lot of other popular atheists or woke leftists. MyContinue reading “Richard Dawkins Cancelled! My Thoughts”

Is the Past Infinite? Malpass & Rasmussen: A Review

Abstract: Since it is Sunday, I am back at it again with reviewing debates and discussions on religion, today I am covering the recent discussion on Joe’s channel between Dr. Alex Malpass and Dr. Josh Rasmussen. You can find my video where I discuss it here. Notes: As per usual, I make notes for myContinue reading “Is the Past Infinite? Malpass & Rasmussen: A Review”