To master your senses, make Krishna your master
Mar20

To master your senses, make Krishna your master

Suppose our boss is a taskmaster. He promises us raises, but hardly ever delivers those promises; he just keeps demanding…

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Our individuality is meant to lead us towards our spirituality, not away from it
Mar18

Our individuality is meant to lead us towards our spirituality, not away from it

In today’s individualistic culture, people feel, “I want to be who I am. And no one should stop me.” The intention …

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Freedom comes not by rejecting all restrictions, but by respecting the right restrictions
Mar01

Freedom comes not by rejecting all restrictions, but by respecting the right restrictions

Some people advocate that we reject all restrictions, claiming that only by such rejection will we attain freedom. Yes,…

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The mind gets us alone – and then gets us
Oct23

The mind gets us alone – and then gets us

During the Mahabharata war, Arjuna’s sixteen-year-old son, Abhimanyu, battles and bests the greatest Kaurava warriors.…

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Bhakti is beyond feminism – and beyond male chauvinism too
Oct20

Bhakti is beyond feminism – and beyond male chauvinism too

Gender roles are becoming increasingly intermingled and blurred nowadays. Conservatives blame feminism for various…

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Seek not to be enjoyers or achievers; seek to be cooperators
Oct11

Seek not to be enjoyers or achievers; seek to be cooperators

Spiritual literature often talk about the inner war in the hearts of seekers: the war between our higher self and our lower…

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