Why do people believe in God? “Because there is proof!”

One of those conversations one morning in the auto…

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Is there anyone who can live forever? The correct answer: Yes!

When Nuni asked whether there is anyone, any creature, any species which can live forever, I didn’t realise that it was a riddle. So I didn’t think twice before replying that every creature, which is born has to die. We just believe everything we are told. I am so glad that she has learnt to…

Do peacocks have to marry peahens?

On the way to school we had an interesting conversation. Nuni: Do peacocks have to marry peahens? Me: Instead of marrying pigeons you mean? Nuni: Ya Me: Yup! Nuni: Is there a law like that? Did a peacock make that law? Me: No it’s nature’s law. Nuni (laughing): No a peacock minister made that law….

Nunism: Heaven is not up, it is under the ground!

So Nuni declared that heaven is not up but underground. When I asked her why, she thought about it for a couple of seconds. First she said that rockets go to outer space so maybe heaven is there. Then she thought a few seconds more and explained it away like this: When a plane goes up…

Nuni’s fascination with souls continues…

“When you die, your soul leaves your body and moves to another body. The soul can be placed in any body. Do you know whose soul am I?” Me: No “Your grandmother’s!” 🙂 This reminded me of another conversation about my grandma’s soul. After she asked me whether my grandma’s bones were fossilised and we…

Nuni on the human brain

So I was reading the National Geographic Kids Almanac 2016 to Nuni last night. We were reading about our awesome brain and Nuni goes, ” Our brain is like a princess and the white blood cells are like the guards!” I suspect this bit of imagination also comes from The Magic School Bus. I love…