How the Gita demonstrates its teaching
Mar06

How the Gita demonstrates its teaching

The Bhagavad-gita concludes, in one sense, with Arjuna agreeing to do Krishna’s will (18.73). Yet the Gita continues for…

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How purpose makes pain bearable 

Suppose a person dear to us is sick and in great pain. Suppose further the only available doctor is in a noisy, filthy, smelly…

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The way to a better future
Mar04

The way to a better future

The future can be better than the present and we can play a part in bringing about that future — this hope empowers us to face…

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When God doesn’t seem to help us …
Mar03

When God doesn’t seem to help us …

Suppose we pray to God for help amid difficulty but the difficulty remains. Does that mean God doesn’t care?  God does care.…

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What are we focusing on: connection or contribution?
Mar02

What are we focusing on: connection or contribution?

While practicing bhakti, we may sometimes become discouraged, thinking, “I can’t make any worthwhile contribution.” …

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