Marianne Williamson, American author and activist, once said, The goal of spiritual practice is full recovery, and the only thing you need to recover from is a fractured sense of self If a true Vedantin were to be asked, he/she would say that the fractured sense of self mentioned here is due to the identification […]Read more "Pratyāhāra Bhāṣya | प्रत्याहार भाष्य"
Having been detached from the Indian political scene lately, I got to know about the ‘Ghar Vapsi’ drive of certain fringe ‘Sangh Parivar’ groups recently. Unequivocally I’d say that it is a sad development and more so for anyone who believes in the teachings of the Bhagavad Gita or has an inkling of belief in the […]Read more "‘Ghar Vapsi’"
The following article by Albert Einstein appeared in the New York Times Magazine on November 9, 1930 pp 1-4. I like this article because it coherently presents Einstein’s views on religion, and how religion and science can complement each other through the concept of a ‘cosmic religious feeling’. A beautiful read. Everything that the human race has done […]Read more "Cosmic Religious Feeling and Einstein’s Views on Religion"