spirituality

Is Religion A Way Towards Spirituality?

Etymologically the word “Religion” is derived from the Latin word ligare meaning connect or bind. Logically then, Religion is means to connect to god. Sensible enough- except, I have to ask, how are we supposed to form a meaningful connection with the invisible, supernatural power?
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Eunuchs And Their Position In The Indian Society

Eunuchs, the male castrated, who are looked down by the two “established” genders. Etymologically eunuch is derived from the Greek word eune and ekhein meaning “bed keeper”. Logically they are transgender. Practically they are considered as a “curse”.