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Srila Prabhupada- a sportsman’s attitude – Part 3

Srila Prabhupada- a sportsman’s attitude – Part 3 »

If you notice there’s a subtle, yet powerful principle in play here: be present, now. Srila Prabhupada always lived in the present. A

Srila Prabhupada- a sportsman’s attitude – Part 2

Srila Prabhupada- a sportsman’s attitude – Part 2 »

Srila Prabhupada thus was a perfect, transcendental opportunist, who never missed to score a goal or win a point, even in the most

Srila Prabhupada- a sportsman’s attitude – Part 1

Srila Prabhupada- a sportsman’s attitude – Part 1 »

July 14’ 2019 marks a historical moment in Tennis history when after a five hour epic battle, Novak Djokovic successfully defended his title

Making friends with a Snake – Part 3

Making friends with a Snake – Part 3 »

While my brother felt dizzy, my grandparents quickly rushed to us and my grandfather tied a rope tightly on my brother’s thighs. He

Making friends with a Snake – Part 2

Making friends with a Snake – Part 2 »

He rose early and cleaned the house and performed a two hour puja, before going to the temple for his daily services as

Making friends with a Snake – Part 1 »

As the ten foot snake graciously slithered on the coconut orchard, my heart skipped a beat. But oddly, I kept looking at him

Srila Prabhupada’s human teachings – Part 2

Srila Prabhupada’s human teachings – Part 2 »

Later his anger subsided and he shifted to Mr Mahadevia’s house where he was sensitive to his host and his family members. Once

Srila Prabhupada’s human teachings – Part 1

Srila Prabhupada’s human teachings – Part 1 »

Srila Prabhupada challenged us to raise our consciousness – he wanted us to see the larger picture of life that is beyond our

Lessons on a train journey – Part 3

Lessons on a train journey – Part 3 »

During another journey, I met Vasudev, a coast guard officer. I wondered how his job was different from that of a naval officer.

Lessons on a train journey – Part 2

Lessons on a train journey – Part 2 »

“Oh that would be dishonest, isn’t it?” he humbly protested. “I am simply an attendant, a private employee who takes care of the

Lessons on a train journey – Part 1

Lessons on a train journey – Part 1 »

Modern education is not synonymous with human culture or healthy value systems. I have heard of a highly educated MBA grad from the

Is philosophy better than being practical? – Part 4

Is philosophy better than being practical? – Part 4 »

In our world of tragedies and horrors, we seek to achieve success that’s as fleeting as water on a lotus leaf. Instead, when

Is philosophy better than being practical? – Part 3

Is philosophy better than being practical? – Part 3 »

Seeking substance to develop our inner lives

The more things change in this world, the more we need to embrace the changeless within-

Is philosophy better than being practical? – Part 2

Is philosophy better than being practical? – Part 2 »

Many intelligent teachers, therefore, seek to connect past literature to modern times; they help students move from the known to the unknown; from

Is philosophy better than being practical? – Part 1

Is philosophy better than being practical? – Part 1 »

“Keep your eyes on the stars but remember to keep your feet on the ground.”

–    Theodore Roosevelt (President of the USA during the

CONNECT AND CONTRIBUTE

CONNECT AND CONTRIBUTE »

CONNECT AND CONTRIBUTE

By Venugopal. Acharya (Vraja Bihari das) In one of Shakespeare’s most powerful soliloquies, Hamlet, struggling with his private thoughts, asks

Life v/s Wealth – what’s more important?

Life v/s Wealth – what’s more important? »

As soon as the lockdown was announced, many skeptics asked, “This will adversely affect the daily wage earners. How can you be so

How will the Ramayana re- telecast on Doordarshan help?

How will the Ramayana re- telecast on Doordarshan help? »

When we lead a life centered on ‘my enjoyment ‘ and ‘my goals’ we eventually hit the road block of suffering. What we

From Jokes to Prayers

From Jokes to Prayers »

Flash back to early 20th century – When the Titanic – the ship that even ‘God could not sink’ hit the iceberg, passengers,

PATIENCE and DISCIPLINE- A need of the hour

PATIENCE and DISCIPLINE- A need of the hour »

While reading the 74th chapter of Aranya Khand of Ramayana (as a preparation for the upcoming Ramanavami), I discovered two principles of successful

Relief from the hunting game of Covid 19

Relief from the hunting game of Covid 19 »

Strange insects are buzzing by. Ants of many sizes rush on the floor; some seek shelter on my dhoti and others – so

From Spiritual to being Human – Part 2

From Spiritual to being Human – Part 2 »

Although it’s crucial we don’t drown ourselves in commonplace glooms of this world, to deny them is the other extreme of inauthenticity. It’s

Beg V/s Bargain

Beg V/s Bargain »

To live successfully in this world and in our relationships with other humans, we think we need to negotiate, bargain, be diplomatic, control,

From Spiritual to being Human – Part 1

From Spiritual to being Human – Part 1 »

“The emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it.”

          –    Nicholas Sparks (American novelist and screenwriter)

Some time

WHAT DID THE VIRUS SAY

WHAT DID THE VIRUS SAY »

Reduce relax and release I heard the virus say Slow down your life now There is no other way

you’ll win the

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