Pearls of Mind

A collection of my reflections for your inspiration

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A wise man says “The way we see problem is a problem.”聽As we see our world today, people struggle everywhere 鈥 no one is spared from problem. We all face, at least, a problem every day. Different people have different problems (with the different kind and intensity), be it hardships, diseases, the lost of loved […]

Every year Canadians celebrate Thanksgiving Day on the second Monday of October. This has been a tradition since 1957 and is linked to the harvest festivals of the European. Last year, I got a chance to eat turkeys and pumpkin pies, however this year I missed both; I had beef steak and apple pies, instead. […]

In summer 2014, I was in Seoul working in a laboratory while doing my final project (thesis). My interest in apologetics, in addition to research interest in clean energy, has grown ever since, leading me to do another “research” about Christianity and Islam. During those times, I often spent times watching series of testimonies on […]

Thank God I finally get a chance to write and share a story again after 2 months. From the mid of July until the end of August I had summer vacation outside Canada. Luckily, my supervisors allowed me to take vacation for 1.5 months as I had planned for marriage since October last year. Thank […]

Tiga tahun terakhir namanya begitu ramai diperbincangkan. Hampir setiap hari sepak terjangnya di dunia politik dan pemerintahan menghiasi media massa, baik di dalam maupun luar negeri. Sosoknya begitu kontroversial: banyak kawan, begitu juga lawan; yang mana merupakan ciri khas orang yang benar-benar sukses dan berpengaruh. Setelah begitu banyak yang dilakukannya untuk Jakarta, kiprahnya harus terhenti […]

Pergelaran Pemilihan Kepala Daerah (Pilkada) Daerah Khusus Ibukota (DKI) Jakarta telah usai pada 19 April yang lalu. Walaupun saat ini penulis sedang berada jauh dari tanah air, namun banyak cerita menarik dan penuh intrik seputar dunia pemerintahan dan politik di tanah air yang terlalu sayang untuk dilewatkan. Banyak hikmah dan pelajaran hidup yang bisa diambil, […]

Terlahir di dunia, kita tak bisa memilih… di mana dan bagaimana kita dilahirkan, siapa yang melahirkan kita, apa warna kulit kita, apa yang menjadi panutan atau keyakinan kita… Begitu banyak hal yang tetap menjadi misteri bagi kita hingga hari ini, mungkin sampai kapanpun tetap menjadi misteri yang tak terpecahkan seluruhnya… siapa nenek moyang kita, dari […]