• Tue, Aug 22, 2017
  • Follow dharma to achieve peace, prosperity in life

    Updated: Aug, 22, 201707:00 AM

    Dharma follows certain unchanging laws, one of which is that it cannot be changed by anyone and which will not change for anyone.
    Follow dharma to achieve peace, prosperity in life
    THERE was once a man who wished for a fruit tree to grace his home. So he brought some seeds. On his way, a couple of seeds fell on the wet ground. He kept the remaining seeds with him and prayed with great fervor that they grow.I need not tell you which seeds yielded and which did not but let me help you realise the core principle behind why the seeds that fell in the mud grew.For each and every outcome, there is a necessary condition that first needs to be fulfilled in this case, the availability of soil, water, air and sunlight for the seeds to sprout. It does not matter if its knowingly or unknowingly, intentionally or unintentionally— but once the necessary condition is fulfilled, the expression cannot be stopped. This is called dharma and its expression is the manifestation of dharma. This expression can neither be stopped, not...
  • The lord of all things great and small The lord of all things great and small
    Updated: Aug, 22, 201705:00 AM

    Vinayaka is the moola mudhalvan — the primary root —of everything, and is instrumental in ensuring things go smooth for all.

  • Learn to differentiate between an enemy and a friend Learn to differentiate between an enemy and a friend
    Updated: Aug, 22, 201704:00 AM

    Many people like to do the unusual. One woman brought home a baby python.

  • Right attitude alone leads to lasting happiness Right attitude alone leads to lasting happiness
    Updated: Aug, 22, 201712:09 AM

    There are four easy attitudes, which when developed, will help you find peace of mind.

  • Life’s Lessons: Do not believe everything you see or hear, learn to judge wisely Life’s Lessons: Do not believe everything you see or hear, learn to judge wisely
    Updated: Aug, 15, 201706:30 AM

    A lion and a man happened to be travel companions in a journey through the forest. They soon began to quarrel, for each one boasted that he and his kind were far superior to the other, both in terms...

  • Appreciate people for what they are Appreciate people for what they are
    Updated: Aug, 15, 201706:00 AM

    Janmashtami celebrates the birth of Lord Krishna. Krishna is not a vyakti (person) but shakti (energy). He was poornakalaavataran (a complete incarnation). The celebration is to realise that Krishna...

  • Inner peace, the only independence worth attaining Inner peace, the only independence worth attaining
    Updated: Aug, 15, 201705:30 AM

    On the occasion of Independence Day, let me discuss independence of a different kind, the freedom from Maya. Why does one seek knowledge, motivation and inspiration? For the sole purpose of achieving...

  • Seek and Krishna will come to your aid Seek and Krishna will come to your aid
    Updated: Aug, 15, 201705:00 AM

    Everyone utters either of these two words when they are in distress, ‘amma’ and/or ‘Lord’ at various points in their lives. Such is the power of a devotee’s call that God always responds to such...

  • Shravan Purnima and thread of 3 responsibilities Shravan Purnima and thread of 3 responsibilities
    Updated: Aug, 08, 201706:00 AM

    Shravan Purnima is dedicated to the brother and sister relationship — Raksha Bandhan.

  • Suicide is not the answer to your problems on earth Suicide is not the answer to your problems on earth
    Updated: Aug, 08, 201706:00 AM

    Everyone wants a peaceful and happy life; with health, wealth and loving relationships. However, when things do not go the way we expect them to, it disappoints us. Sometimes things reach such an...