Daily Archives: January 15, 2017

Who Was John Duns Scotus?

By | January 15th, 2017|Biography|

We are sure you have heard the derogatory word “dunce” being used to insult someone before. But do you know how the word came to be? Do you know of any philosopher who is widely known in the Catholic world? Do you know anything about philosophy in the Catholic world?   This article will shed [...]

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Annals of Shinran

By | January 15th, 2017|Biography|

One resounding name that would forever echo in the hearts of most Buddhist worshipers is the name Shinran Shonin, the founder of Jodo Shinshu Buddhism. His unique attributes, teachings, works and beliefs have endeared him to the hearts of millions of Buddhist worshipers.  Although Shinran Shonin was not a highly recognized figure during his lifetime, [...]

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What Aristotle Thinks about Causality

By | January 15th, 2017|Philosophy|

As one of the famous founding fathers of philosophy, Aristotle had an opinion on many subjects. He is solely responsible for the theories on numerous topics such as logical reasoning, epistemology, physics and much more. As a Greek philosopher and scientist, he was also very much interested in life and the issues that arise in [...]

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Everything Thing You Need to About Karl Marx

By | January 15th, 2017|Philosophy|

Karl Marx was a man whose renown grew all over the globe. Of all the social theorists of the 19th century, Karl Marx is the most influential. Now let us take a journey back in time into the life of this great German-born economist, journalist, sociologist, philosopher, thinker and political activist. Early Life of Karl [...]

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Reasons Why We Need to Sleep Always in the Afternoon

By | January 15th, 2017|Sleep|

It is in the human nature to feel sleepy during the day. It is mostly experienced while taking a boring lecture or undertaking a task for long hours. While we tend to see it as a distraction from our daily activities, it has some benefits. Admittedly, it interrupts our daily activities, making us lose concentration. [...]

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How to Reinforce Positive Behavior in Your Children

By | January 15th, 2017|Parenting|

Children are lovely creatures full of life and energy. They easily learn new things, and they do so fast. However, they learn both the good and bad behaviors that they pick up from people around. Training them to grow up with positive behavior hence becomes a daunting task. What are the ways parents can instill [...]

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A Synopsis of Augustine’s Confessions

By | January 15th, 2017|Philosophy|

Saint Augustine is a philosopher and theologian whose works have contributed to the development of Christianity and philosophy in the Western world. He combined the Christian doctrine with Neoplatonism to produce a philosophy that has been regarded as groundbreaking by scholars. Augustine was instrumental to the development of the church as a City of God [...]

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An Overview of Nagarjuna

By | January 15th, 2017|Biography|

Nagarjuna is often referred to as the second greatest philosopher to have ever come out of Asia after Buddha. He founded the philosophy of Madhyamaka (The Middle Way) and was the first to articulate Sunyata (the doctrine of emptiness) correctly. Popularly known as "the second Buddha," Nagarjuna writings and philosophy became a source of reference [...]

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How to Get the Best Out of a Shy Partner

By | January 15th, 2017|Relationship|

Having a shy partner can be a little bit tasking. It can be likened to a roller coaster ride with ups and downs. Going from kissing to arguments, from great dates to disappointing ones, things tend to get a bit awkward with a shy partner. However, there are a few ways that you can make [...]

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Early Life and Background of Heraclitus

By | January 15th, 2017|Biography|

Heraclitus was a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher referred to as the weeping philosopher due to his general disdain for humanity. Unlike his counterparts, he does not belong to any school of thought. Read to know more about this unusual philosopher. Early Life of Heraclitus The little known about Heraclitus’ birth and early life was revealed from [...]

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