How is the concept of dharma universal?
Jun15

How is the concept of dharma universal?

Suppose a person is driving a car on the road — then they are belonging to a whole bigger than themselves: the road transport…

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Let your practices make you a spiritual fruit, not a religious nut
Oct14

Let your practices make you a spiritual fruit, not a religious nut

Religious nuts are those people who in the name of religion become fanatical, irrational, disagreeable. In contrast, …

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The essence of education is enlightenment, engagement and encouragement
Jan11

The essence of education is enlightenment, engagement and encouragement

If we wish to educate others about something – especially something that requires moral strength, discipline, and diligence…

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Love is the limiter of freedom – and its fulfiller too
Dec03

Love is the limiter of freedom – and its fulfiller too

We long to be free. And we long for love. Yet love and freedom don’t seem to go together. Why? Because love apparently restricts…

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Unconditional love doesn’t mean that whatever we do is loved; it means that whatever we do, we are loved
Oct01

Unconditional love doesn’t mean that whatever we do is loved; it means that whatever we do, we are loved

Some people say, “If God loves us unconditionally, he should let us do whatever we want. But in the Bhagavad-gita, he asks…

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Seek not just spiritual expression – seek a spiritual expressway
Dec14

Seek not just spiritual expression – seek a spiritual expressway

The word ‘spirit’ sometimes signifies a person’s driving essence, as in “he has an untiring spirit.” When we aspire to express…

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