Science of Religion science

Science of Religion

Science of Religion A lot of religious practices have been looked down as superstitions and useless. But isn’t it quite obvious to think that so many people who followed these practices for thousands and millions of years weren’t all fools....
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Unusual Religions Followed Around The World religions

Unusual Religions Followed Around The World

Religion can be defined as ‘a set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of the universe, especially when considered as the creation of a super human agency or agencies, usually involving devotional and ritual observances, and often containi...
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10 Weirdest Religious Practices/Rituals From All Around the World! weirdest rituals

10 Weirdest Religious Practices/Rituals From All Around the World!

The idea of rituals or religious practices in one’s culture bears a great importance as it gives a reason to the people to share some common interests which hold them together and happy enough. But what about the rituals which...
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Defamation Of Religion religion

Defamation Of Religion

What is religion? The Quran: 1 al-Fatihah (The Opening) In the name of God, the Gracious, the Merciful. Guide us the straight path. The path of those You have blessed, not of those against whom there is anger, nor of...
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4 Reasons why it is okay to be an Atheist 4 Reasons why it is okay to be an Atheist

4 Reasons why it is okay to be an Atheist

The expressed views are of an individual. Icy Tales does not adhere to or condemn the views given.  The following article does not attempt to propagate atheism. It is a general comment on the religious sentiments. It is only to...
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To Kneel Or Not To Kneel? modernisation

To Kneel Or Not To Kneel?

Religion is a strong belief in a supernatural power/powers that control human destiny whereas modernisation is the act of rendering something modern in appearance and behaviour. These two realms that are so integral to the dynamic web of human life...
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Take Me To Church – Why We Should Not Follow Any Religion Blindly religion

Take Me To Church – Why We Should Not Follow Any Religion Blindly

Growing up I have met a countless number of people who believe in the man who sits on the clouds and governs the universe, although their interpretation of this is very different from mine. India, being a diverse country, is...
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Aamir Khan and the Politics of Intolerance: Why Aamir May Be Right? aamir khan

Aamir Khan and the Politics of Intolerance: Why Aamir May Be Right?

    Note: The views expressed are that of the author and Icy Tales may not necessarily subscribe to the views.  One thing was said, another thing was understood. Thanks to the media, Aamir Khan has been sucked into a...
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Of Religion and Violence religion

Of Religion and Violence

There are various people today connecting wars and violence to religion. Before beginning this article, therefore, I must clarify something: I am not a religious person. Nor do I have any love lost for organized faith. Be that as it...
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Vijyadashmi : Losing Environment environment

Vijyadashmi : Losing Environment

Since the commencement of our constitution many freedom rights have been promised by the lawmakers to the citizens of India. Religion is one of such freedom guaranteed by article 25. Article 25:  All persons are equally entitled to freedom of...
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