What does it mean to “follow our heart”?
Mar22

What does it mean to “follow our heart”?

Suppose we have to decide about complex and consequential issues such as choosing a career, a life-partner or a spiritual…

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What is the heart?
Mar21

What is the heart?

Many regularly used words have nuances that we rarely ponder. Consider the word “heart.”  When we say, “He suffered a heart…

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Do emotions reside in the mind?
Mar19

Do emotions reside in the mind?

To understand, consider an analogous question: do sensations reside in the body?  Suppose a 20 kg dumbbell is placed in …

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How are thoughts and emotions related
Mar18

How are thoughts and emotions related

Thoughts and emotions are sometimes seen as sequential — when we think steadily about something, we feel emotions in relationship…

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Do bad thoughts comprise bad karma?
Mar17

Do bad thoughts comprise bad karma?

At one level, yes. Because thinking is also a form of activity, and every activity comes under the jurisdiction of karma,…

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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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