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How to use the material to reach the spiritual?

Suppose we received a large sum of money as inheritance. If we were prudent, we would invest it wisely to create...


Why do scriptures give extreme examples?

Scriptures such as Ramayana, Mahabharata or Bhagavatam often give extreme examples: sages who perform...


What happens to our desires when we become enlightened?

Some people hold that the enlightened are free from all desires; they perceive that desire is often the cause of...


When philosophy answers our questions — and when it doesn’t

Suppose we are driving and suddenly meet a deadend. That’s when we may turn to a map. If we find a reliable map, we can...


How to protect ourselves from the wrong, the wrong-headed and the wrong-hearted

Suppose someone gives others wrong advice. Why might they do so? Because of three broad factors: wrong information,...


How to direct our desires constructively?

Desire is our greatest power, yet it is a power that often works independent of us or even against us. We find ourselves...


Grateful even when we don’t feel full?

Even if we want to feel grateful, that feeling is often elusive. Why? Because we may feel that what we have isn’t...


How Superman’s history helps us understand Krishna’s intimate divinity

Superman was among the first in the galaxy of super-heroes that populates the DC universe. The history of Superman’s...


How to plan in a mood of devotion?

When we make plans and they don’t work, it’s easy to get frustrated. We may think that perhaps the best way to avoid...


Something for nothing?

There are no free lunches. So goes a common saying that expresses a reality stated cynically. Some of us may not want to...


Are we using our knowledge to build a path or a pedestal?

We live in a society where knowledge is seen as the means to position, prestige and prosperity. While these can result...


Has our technology become too strong for our morality? (The porn problem)

In five minutes, we can access more obscenity than what our ancestors could access in fifty years. And all that...


Are we boosting our thought-energy regularly? ​

​Our car runs on fuel, our phone runs on battery, our body runs on food. What do we run on? Our thoughts.  When our...