Give yourself the freedom to hear about the wounds caused by freedom
Dec22

Give yourself the freedom to hear about the wounds caused by freedom

In today’s world, almost anything gets accepted if it is portrayed as a right to freedom. Especially in the sensual arena, much obscenity is legitimized, even glamorized, by calling it free love. However, when indiscriminate sensuality is rationalized in the name of freedom, people become shackled by their lower desires.

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Discipline is the fusion of intention with action
Apr22

Discipline is the fusion of intention with action

We may sometimes lament: “I could do so much more in my life if I were more disciplined.” To cultivate discipline, we can break…

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Rules free you to be you
Jan16

Rules free you to be you

Most reputed authors make a rule to write daily a certain minimum number of words, irrespective of how they feel or even how…

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Restraint is not repression – it is the roadway to real expression
Oct20

Restraint is not repression – it is the roadway to real expression

Many people champion self-expression and deride restraint as repression. But is it really repressive? Consider musicians…

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Be present in the present to receive Krishna’s present of purity
Jan27

Be present in the present to receive Krishna’s present of purity

Purity is a cherished aspiration of serious spiritualists. When we become pure, we can relish Krishna’s...

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Are we mistaking the lifeline to be a handcuff?

“Why do the scriptures have rules against doing so many enjoyable things?” Such thoughts may come to us when…

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