Kuruvilla Pandikattu
The writer is a professor of science and religion
My Stories
Atheism as another religion

The bestselling atheist author Richard Dawkins sent out a tweet warning those who might be rejoicing at the “death throes” of Christianity in Europe to remind them that “something worse” might be t

What really matters

For the millions of readers, Being Mortal,  by Atul Gawande, has opened new conversation about the ancient human question of death and what it might have to do with life.

The trick is to remain absolutely curious

Leading physicist and Italian author Carlo Rovelli,  has authored a fascinating book,  The Order of Time.  It  is about the history of our understanding of time.

The Limits of Science

Undoubtedly, science has been spectacularly successful over the past 500 years in its primary job of investigating how the natural world works.

The great unknowns in the universe

Are there limits to human knowledge? Philosophers and religious thinkers have long answered “yes” and then provided examples that turned out to be wrong.

Fostering resilience

Why do some people bounce back of traumatic situations much faster and better, while others find it difficult?

When breath becomes air

Paul Sudhir Arul Kalanithi was an Indian-American neurosurgeon and writer.

Happiness as byproduct

“Our happiness comes not as a goal, but as a byproduct of engaging in honesty with ourselves,” claims Susan David, author of Emotional Agility, a leading psychologist at Harvard Medical School.

Economics, science and religion

Three roads converge on a narrow wood, which humans walk on toward the growth of our civilisation: economics, science, religion. But how much of these roads converge?

Faith in science & religion

Is faith only a matter of religion? And facts only for science? Do science and religion both rely on faith?