The endless end of knowledge
Dec11

The endless end of knowledge

The word “end” has two meanings: conclusion and purpose. “To what end are you doing all this?” means, “For what purpose are…

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Are scriptural descriptions of Krishna literal?
Nov11

Are scriptural descriptions of Krishna literal?

When we hear the descriptions of Krishna given in scripture — for example, his complexion is bluish-black — we may wonder:…

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What makes relationships unsteady — and how to make them steady?
Jun21

What makes relationships unsteady — and how to make them steady?

Suppose two countries with drastically different values come together because of some extrinsic factor such as fighting…

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How to get insights?
Jun01

How to get insights?

We often want to get fresh insights so that we can be wiser, smarter, happier. If, however, we think of insight primarily …

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Associate with the saintly to upload their spiritual positivity, not download our mental negativity
Oct17

Associate with the saintly to upload their spiritual positivity, not download our mental negativity

When things go wrong, our mind often gets filled with negativity. At such times, we naturally need solace, which we may seek…

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When the supreme soul is glorified, the small soul is purified

When we hear the Bhagavad-gita’s recommendation to practice bhakti-yoga, which centers on glorifying the object of bhakti,…

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