Prohibition can be a support for purification, not a substitute
Mar19

Prohibition can be a support for purification, not a substitute

Some governments recognize that alcoholism leads to various problems such as disease, domestic abuse and driving under…

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What someone is not telling can be telling
Dec14

What someone is not telling can be telling

Suppose India is rocked by a war of global significance. If an Indian newspaper barely reports that war, that silence is …

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Reformation requires reformulation
Dec06

Reformation requires reformulation

Suppose we want to grow vegetables in a land where only weeds have been growing. We may uproot the weeds and plant the vegetables,…

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Let temptation activate the warrior within, not the philanderer within
Jun30

Let temptation activate the warrior within, not the philanderer within

Suppose enemy forces sneak in to attack a country. If the border is guarded by their own spy instead of a faithful warrior,…

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Deepen detachment by discernment
May04

Deepen detachment by discernment

Often when we are unable to resist our lower desires, we may blame ourselves for not being adequately detached. While this…

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Let intelligence guard the path from impulse to intent
Feb12

Let intelligence guard the path from impulse to intent

Impulse is an urge that comes to us, sometimes without our conscious bidding. Intent is a decision that...

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