Rajgopal Nidamboor
The writer is a physician and a doctorate in philosophical literature
My Stories
The yin and the yang of life

Each of us is a composite, yet fused whole — also, comprehensive in all our thoughts, feelings and actions. Everything we do, like our routine, or job, conveys our state of being.

The transparent quality of our mind’s eye

We often think of our mental faculties as being habitual, fail-safe, or self-ordained. Many of us also relate to the mind as a transparent entity within one’s “mindful” eye.

Mindful reality of the soul

It is a given that the ancient philosophy of Plato and Aristotle continues to appeal to us, primarily because the two genii thought of the human mind to be a sophisticated amalgam of energy, zeal,

Unified epitome of our being

We all understand our mental portents, such as thoughts, feelings and sensory experiences.

How to transform despair into harmony

For most of us, the world is where we live — yet, the fact is it is sometimes beyond our comprehension, especially when we are “under the weather.” Depression affects each of us, sometime, or the o

The shadow dance of our mind

In medieval times the idea of having a mind was akin to a literal expression. It was also believed that the mind consisted of a plethora of entities, viz., the soul and other material substances.

What colour is your mood, today?

Colour is, perhaps, the rainbow synthesis of our lives. There’s also a paradox — although we are incessantly fascinated by different colours, hues and tints, we do not always think of their power.

The heart of being rational

We are all endowed with rationality.

Metaphors that reason the self

We are all fond of metaphors, or similes — be it life, career, or any conversation. For most of us, the metaphor of gadgets, not their inner working, is imperative, also important.

The moral glue of our conscience

There are just a handful of people who are contented in our world. Their motto is to simply exist, not really live, beget progeny and pass into emptiness quietly without fanfare.