Live Life With Compassion

Compassion is not an attribute of any religion. It is a universal principle for happiness and peace. In today's world that is torn by conflict and strife, where violence and not love dictates people's actions, what every person, at every level, of every age needs to learn is the art of nurturing compassion within oneself...

Internal motivation and passion

There are many people in the world who are successful, who have achieved great feats in their life. But all of them have not started out from the same place...

The Institutions of Marriage

I guess it is very relevant to understand the birth and the evolution of this institution of marriage through history to be able to understand the impact of our present times on us and from that space of understanding to make decisions with clear thinking...

Power Struggle vs A Whole New Culture

India is in the throes of a revolution. And Anna Hazare is a symbol of that revolution. Anna has fought many causes. But why has this particular fight caught the imagination of the nation? Why do we all identify with this cause?

Fighting Irrational Fears

Fear is a universal problem. We have two kinds of fears, biological and psychological. Fear around our physical survival is biological fear. This is experienced by every species as fear of death or extinction...

Driving Organisational Success

Values are very often set by leaders. But eventually they become merely colorful posters on the wall or a well-written page on the website having no connotation to the lives of people who works within it. Instead of values being decorative corner pieces of an organization, can it not come useful in real situations?...

When A Rose Is Not A Rose

A wilting rose, a wrinkling skin, a graying hair, a growing kid, all of these remind us of one fact of life - Impermanence. Has this fact of life ever troubled you?...

Tips to control the mind

The human mind is very enigmatic. On the one hand it is a blessing on us with its knowledge, power, creative force and on the other it is a bane on our life, with all its negative thoughts and destructive tendencies...