Religion is the opium of the masses

Religion is the opium of the masses

By Adnan Mouhiddin
The accuracy of this statement is self-evident in the life and practice of religious people. Once institutionalized, faith becomes religion and the latter turns into an oppressive tool either intentionally or unintentionally. Like totalitarian dogmas and ideologies, religions throughout history repressed the humankind and manipulated their congregations mentally, emotionally and sometimes physically. Continue reading Religion is the opium of the masses

A Nap…

A Nap…

By Adnan Mouhiddin

He is napping. It might be that he is tired walking the city, trying to sell tissues. Or it might be that reality has become unbearable, so he closed his eyes for a while and made it to the dreamland… Dreams are free and are for free, you know? Continue reading A Nap…

Loneliness

Loneliness

By Adnan Mouhiddin

Sitting by the window in Starbucks close to my work, I observed, for few minutes, people passing by, running to the nearby station or other destinations. People from all faces, colours, and ages. Millions live in London, yet loneliness is one of its major issues. Continue reading Loneliness

The Trinity

The Trinity

By Adnan Mouhiddin

The Trinity is God; the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. A very controversial topic which is mostly avoided by Christians but used and quoted by non-Christians – usually in their attempts to discredit the faith and to associate it with non-sense and illogic. The Trinity happens to be my favourite subject in the Christian doctrine along the Cross and Jesus. Continue reading The Trinity