The first application of spiritual knowledge
Jan26

The first application of spiritual knowledge

Suppose a medically well-informed person gets a disease with scary symptoms. If they know that those symptoms are an inevitable…

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Imposing social equality or inspiring individual spirituality?
Oct05

Imposing social equality or inspiring individual spirituality?

Suppose we are organizing an athletic competition. To be fair to all participants, we will want to make the playing field…

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Amidst unmanageably distressing times, reduce your working frame to manageable units of time
May27

Amidst unmanageably distressing times, reduce your working frame to manageable units of time

Sometimes, we face such huge distress that everything seems dark. How can we deal with such times? By reducing our working…

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Life may knock us down, but it can’t keep us down
Oct13

Life may knock us down, but it can’t keep us down

Suppose we are walking along a road, and a sudden stormy wind knocks us down. Thankfully, no storm lasts forever – so, it can’t…

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Tolerance comes by meditating on not just matter’s ephemerality but also spirit’s eternality
May21

Tolerance comes by meditating on not just matter’s ephemerality but also spirit’s eternality

Tolerance is a great power that enables us to keep small things small so that we can focus on big things. How can we increase…

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Gita 02.14 explained

2.11-2.30: counters first argument – compassion – by Jayana In this context Arjuna says I am concern because my relative…

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