Monthly Archives: December 2012

Rig Veda…

Rig Veda There was neither death nor immortality then. There was not distinction of day or night. That alone breathed windless by its own power. Other than that there was not anything else. Darkness was hidden by darkness in the … Continue reading

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The words are only speculation They seek and cannot find the meaning of the music.

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Lope de Aguiree (the murderous)

I am certain there are few kings in hell because there are few kings, but if there were many none would go to heaven – Lope de Aguiree, to the King of Spain.

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One of the most beloved stories about Rabi’a, the early female Sufi, has her roaming the streets of Basra carrying a bucket of water and a flaming torch, ready to put out the fires of Hell and set fire to … Continue reading

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i rather be animal than a cultural thing.

Culture perplexes me existentially and I think I have a personal vendetta against it. I am too constantly aware of social institutions (micro and macro), and I have gotten to the point where I believe that everything is culture (since … Continue reading

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