Beyond mindfulness to purposefulness
Mar29

Beyond mindfulness to purposefulness

Suppose we are working in customer support and a disgruntled customer is speaking with us rudely, even obnoxiously. Still,…

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When living in the present helps, and when it harms
Mar27

When living in the present helps, and when it harms

“Live in the present” is valuable advice to counter our mind’s tendency to wander off into the past or the future. That wandering…

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The law of attraction and Gita wisdom
Mar15

The law of attraction and Gita wisdom

The law of attraction holds that we attract positive and negative things respectively by cultivating positive or negative…

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How our mind can be a double agent
Feb21

How our mind can be a double agent

Suppose a country’s intelligence agency needs to do a vital mission for which they need a particular spy. Suppose further…

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On parenting the mind
Feb18

On parenting the mind

When parents decide to have a child, they know they are taking up a serious responsibility. Undoubtedly, parenting can …

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How our mind misdirects our energies
Feb18

How our mind misdirects our energies

Suppose a child is trying to heat some water on a stove and starts stoking the fire. But somehow the fire starts spreading …

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