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Are all people really equal – how?

Today’s culture cherishes equality – reports of discrimination often trigger outrage. Yet even cursory...


How can we reach others with our words?

When we speak with others, how can we make our speech persuasive? By appealing to both their head and their heart.  Such...


Concern for others or concern for power over others?

Some people say they want to do good to others. But when others don’t cooperate, they use force to get others to do their...


Looking out for number one or looking at Number One?

To look out for number one is a phrase that means to act for one’s own interest without caring for others. We tend to...


Unspoken threats to our freedom

We live in an age which treasures freedom as the foremost among cherished values. If governments issue any injunctions...


How morality and moralizing affect our spiritual growth differently

We all need morality as a behavioral safeguard. If we indulge in some unhealthy pleasure indiscriminately and...


How free pleasures are not free …

Today’s culture often dangles many pleasures that seem free. For example, the Internet offers loads of...


Does devotion suppress our individuality and intelligence?

Some people feel that if they start practicing bhakti spirituality, they will simply have to obey God and thereby...


How can we be more cheerful?

We often think that we will become happy when some good things happen to us or when our dreams are fulfilled. While that is...


Why material progress is deceptive and dissatisfying

Materialism is the belief system that holds matter is all that exists, or at least matter is all that matters. With this...


When our repentant tears reform and when they don’t

We may shed tears of repentance when we have made some terrible mistake or acted in some grievously immoral way. Those...


How to deal with feelings of inferiority

Our media often shows us glamorized images whereby we worry about how slim, smart or fluent we are. Naturally, we often...


Why we need to scan our consciousness regularly

When somebody is canned from their job, that means they are dismissed, often unceremoniously. Our conscience is our...