A Christian friend of mine (scientist) claims that prayer always works and that embryonic stem cell research must not be permitted because of what the Bible (inerrant word of God) says. He also…Continue
"Despite the fact that we are intimately associated with something we don't do, some organization is essential. I sincerely feel that it will get more and more organisised (Bush and Robert De Niro) in the near future. That fire we…"
"I agree with you 100%. I think it is not easy to organize a group like ours because we don't have a book that never changes, dogmas that fear into us, or a leader who threaten to excommunicate us.
Christianity will lose to…"
"If they aren't aware it may be because they haven't LOOKED. A Google search on the word atheist is liable to come up with millions if not tens of millions of hits. As for groups, I'd bet there are atheist or secular…"
"Herd mentality of humans may explain. No matter what institution or organization we see, a strong leader always seem to keep the herd together. Many atheists tend to give an impression that they know everything and others are uneducated…"
"Richard Dawkins put it best (I think he was quoting Madalyn Murray O'Hair, though I can't find any attribution to her).
Indeed, organizing atheists has been compared to herding cats, because they tend to think independently and will not…"
"The accusation that organizing atheists is like "herding cats" is not entirely undeserved, but also not absolutely true, either. There are several atheist organizations which have been very effective at making an impact, at least in…"
Welcome Raj! Enjoy your time here with like minded people. I invite you to join http://www.atheistnexus.org/group/atheists-of-india where you can discuss with atheists from India.It's a new group and founded due to absence of any similar group except one which is inactive due to the demise of the creator of that group. Have fun!