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Spreading the Hurt

August 7, 2013
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Ahimsa is most widely understood as non-violence towards people and animals and as an ideal offers peaceful approaches to conflict resolution. Many times ahimsa becomes the platform for non-cruelty towards animals and vegetarianism but it does not end there. Perhaps the Jains had it right all along, arguably the people who ”own” this doctrine. Or maybe Buddha’s teaching of compassion resonates the same idea, or even...

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What is Meditation?

April 26, 2013
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What is Meditation?

The question this article seeks to explore is, “What is meditation?”Meditation is term that has become mainstream, and developing real insight into it requires us to have an open...

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“The King of all Pranayams” – Sukh Purvak

April 24, 2013
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“The King of all Pranayams”  –  Sukh Purvak

“The King of all Pranayams”  -  Sukh Purvak – Breath of Complete Joy Sukh Purvak literally means “complete joy.”  As we do this pranayama we bring harmony and balance...

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On being a Yogi

January 24, 2013
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On being a Yogi

“Becoming a Yogi does not involve the abandonment of anyone or neglect of any duties. It means switching over from a life of purpose-lessness to the path of God....

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Goddess Worship Part 1 – Durga Devi

October 17, 2012
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Goddess Worship Part 1 – Durga Devi

As we have entered into the nine nights of mother worship known as Navarathi. I find it relevant to take some time to blog about its mysticism.  Devi worship...

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5 Tips to Get Your Groove Back – Fall Motivation

October 4, 2012
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5 Tips to Get Your Groove Back – Fall Motivation

As we have moved out the summer and into Fall it suddenly becomes clear again that the New Year is right around the corner. Yes, my friends we are in...

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Sweetness of Worship

June 30, 2012
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Sanatana Dharma has afforded us so many ways, almost infinite in number to glorify the Divine. We may choose to worship through the chanting of Vedic hymns, stotras (hymns),...

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Vedanta–The Path of Non-Judgement

June 25, 2012
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Studying Vedanta is not meant to provide one with logic of how we are more separate from one another, or by having studied this knowledge make us think that...

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Journey of the Seeker – Part 3 Mahatmas

June 20, 2012
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I remember sitting in balvihar classes as a young child in Chinmaya Mission looking at the pictures of Swami Tapovan Maharaj and Swami Chinmayanandji, and thinking I could never...

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Journey of the Seeker – Part 2

June 19, 2012
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Are there second chances in spirituality? This is a question I have been pondering for some time and the more I think about it the more I feel that...

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