Koans cause a unique spiritual tension that forces the mind to break out of the trap of logic.
31 May 2018 1:26 AM
The journey of life begins with Ram and ends with Ram.
24 Mar 2018 12:26 AM
A modern-day twist to mantra yoga, in my view, lies in “affirmations”.
28 Feb 2018 2:58 AM
Women spiritual masters, poets and yoginis have been harbingers of change.
03 Feb 2018 5:27 AM
The Mahatma encouraged inmates to follow frugality as a life-choice, not out of a sense of deprivation, but because it was a better way to live.
30 Dec 2017 12:50 AM
Most wisdom traditions emphasise recognising and eliminating the “ego”, for this might just be the tightest blindfold of all.
30 Nov 2017 1:55 AM
Most epics and myths have a subtext that encourages people to look within.
19 Oct 2017 2:59 AM
Bhuvaneshwari is goddess/ruler of the created world where all beings exist.
22 Sep 2017 5:56 AM
A god like Ganesha offers the all-important promise of a good beginning.
25 Aug 2017 12:39 AM
To be mindful, to live mindfully, means to find this state of natural rest in each moment of the day.
01 Aug 2017 12:01 AM
Osho makes a distinction between ordinary laughter and laughter that can aid our spiritual practice.
28 Jun 2017 2:46 AM
A sadhu is not quite a part of worldly holiness, which underlies a basic need that human beings have for auspiciousness.
31 May 2017 2:40 AM
Ahimsa practice begins at the level of thought, and extends to intention, speech and action.
29 Apr 2017 12:30 AM
Ram evokes an emotional response, which can be used to unite and mobilise.
04 Apr 2017 12:15 AM
The awareness of self and other is the foundation on which any form of society is built.
28 Feb 2017 6:16 AM
To avoid accidentally ingesting any living being, they will accept food in their palms, and will not eat after the sun sets.
31 Jan 2017 4:41 AM
Kaalchakra, the wheel of time, rotates indefinitely.
31 Dec 2016 3:54 AM
Making a strong intention to practice means there is a greater chance that we will remember to do so when we really need to.
30 Nov 2016 3:14 AM