How to mentor the mind? (Managing the mind series 7)
Jul18

How to mentor the mind? (Managing the mind series 7)

Our mind is restless like a child (Bhagavad-gita 06.34). To help it outgrow its fickleness, we need to mentor it. Here are…

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Why monitoring the mind is so important (Managing the mind series 6)
Jul17

Why monitoring the mind is so important (Managing the mind series 6)

Suppose we are piloting a plane, taking it on an important mission. Suppose further we have been alerted that the plane’s…

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Two principles for making our mind our friend (Managing the mind series 5)
Jul16

Two principles for making our mind our friend (Managing the mind series 5)

Suppose we are named guardians of the son of some old friends who have suddenly passed away. Suppose further that we don’t…

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Developing a healthy relationship with our mind (Managing the mind series 4)
Jul16

Developing a healthy relationship with our mind (Managing the mind series 4)

We don’t usually realize how much our mind controls us. Nonetheless, we do get some glimpses of its grip on us whenever we …

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What’s wrong with treating the mind as an enemy (Managing the mind 3)
Jul14

What’s wrong with treating the mind as an enemy (Managing the mind 3)

Suppose we live in a house whose accessway is controlled by a neighbor. Though they act friendly, they often covert trouble…

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Are we the fisherman or the fish? (Managing the mind 2)
Jul13

Are we the fisherman or the fish? (Managing the mind 2)

Suppose a fisherman casts a bait in a river to catch a fish. The fisherman stands to profit and the fish stands to lose its life.…

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