Rajgopal Nidamboor
The writer is a physician and a doctorate in philosophical literature
My Stories
More than a matter of heart and mind

In times long gone by, the heart was evidenced to be responsible for all our thoughts and feelings.

When your intent matters the most

It is rightly said that our routine thinking and theorising relates to our propositional attitudes.

Mind to mend your emotions

Psychologist Carl Gustav Jung articulated that the most intense conflicts, if overcome, leave behind a sense of security and calm that is not easily disturbed.

Philosophical maxim of quantum leap

Philosopher Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, who was far ahead of his time, always had the last word on it. That which cannot be improved upon, or factual, is already theory.

Essential reality of knowledge & truth

The idea of a virtual world, or the so-called preserve of modern thought, is not really new. It was the philosopher Plato, who first suggested the idea of a virtual world — a long, long time ago.

Being in the zone is divine frenzy

We often think through two channels — creative and analytical — albeit some of us are endowed with the incredulous talent of “suspended” thinking.

Reason is the sphere of all human thought

There cannot, perforce, as the philosopher, essayist, poet, and novelist, George Santayana said, be happiness, pleasure and pain without reason, in reality, just as rationale is with memory.

Your soul is your bespoke identity

All of us say that “we have a mind.” The obvious question that emerges pronto is: whether one can equate the mind with mentality.

Beauty is exquisite, reflection exemplified

The philosopher Plotinus articulated that there is a certain magnitude, or degree, of parts to each other, and the whole, with the addition of colour that it generates beauty — the object of sight

The long and short of freedom

We all believe that most of us need just too much of freedom.

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