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Mystic Mantra: Of guru and Shiv shakti

The job of ganas is to prevent the entry of miscreants. Because if shakti comes in the hands of the unworthy, they will misuse it.

13 Oct 2018 2:13 AM

What can we do about our vanishing values?

Instead of living in a “gilded age”, we could, through a robust value system, embark on a golden age in India.

13 Oct 2018 2:08 AM

Mystic Mantra: Spirituality in the leadership

Everybody is trying to conquer somebody. Today, technology empowers all kinds of fools.

12 Oct 2018 2:06 AM

The ‘disappearance’ of Khashoggi: For Saudis, little real change likely

Khashoggi welcomed the Arab Spring in 2011 as a renaissance in the Arab political order.

12 Oct 2018 2:05 AM

The force of a dissenting verdict

In his dissenting verdict, Justice Chandrachud disagreed with the views of then Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justice A.M. Khanwilkar.

12 Oct 2018 2:03 AM

Mystic Mantra: Seek the love within

We look for fulfillment in the outer loves of this world, which may give us transient joy for a while.

11 Oct 2018 12:51 AM

#MeToo is a game-changer that can realign the scales of power

The current barrage of allegations against the former editor, author and politician are another story altogether.

11 Oct 2018 12:51 AM

Tradition: The dead faith of the living

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has shown that he can appropriate other personas, as he has done with Mahatma Gandhi now.

11 Oct 2018 12:44 AM

Mystic Mantra: Guardian angel’s protection

The German word for a mobile phone is “Handy”.

10 Oct 2018 12:09 AM

Untangling knots at IL&FS will be long and arduous

A closed user group (CUG) enjoyed the fruits of a poisoned tree for 30 years as all oversight mechanisms failed to nail the malfeasance.

10 Oct 2018 12:08 AM

Mystic Mantra: Eight steps to yourself

The eight steps are a right vision, right decision, right speech, right action, right exercise, right memory, right samadhi.

09 Oct 2018 12:28 AM

Why ‘pragmatic’ Suu Kyi is silent on Rohingyas

Like a true Burmese, Suu Kyi probably doesn’t disagree with her countrymen’s condemnation of the Rohingya.

09 Oct 2018 12:24 AM

Notes for a Gandhian peace movement

The challenge we have to propose for ourselves is how do we reinvent a peace movement for our time.

08 Oct 2018 6:08 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: IAS officers irked

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has riled a section of IAS officers in the state.

07 Oct 2018 1:57 AM

A healthy diplomatic process must go on

A summit of the two countries’ prime ministers took place in New Delhi in May 1955.

07 Oct 2018 1:53 AM

Not much to cheer in BJP’s time in power

The economy has not grown faster in the last five years than it did during the ten years before this government took power.

07 Oct 2018 1:51 AM

Mystic Mantra: Seeking the love within

We can experience the love of our empowered soul. This love will not take us away from our outer loves; rather, it will enrich them.

06 Oct 2018 2:01 PM

Threatened on several fronts, Britain’s Theresa May may find it hard to survive

Theresa May, in her subsequent presentation to the conference, thrust a trishul of persuasion forward.

06 Oct 2018 1:59 PM

#MeToo may want to change to #YouToo?

The attitude of Tanushree’s Bollywood colleagues is something that was expected. Nobody is all that surprised.

06 Oct 2018 1:49 PM

Mystic mantra: Understanding emotions

However, we also know that thinking is not the same as feeling for each has a different effect.

05 Oct 2018 2:03 AM