Sacred Texts

Jesus touched  suffering people

Jesus touched suffering people

Jesus reached out and touched people who were struggling and needed help. Consider Peter, who was about to sink in...

Change in set-up, we get upset

Change in set-up, we get upset

Seeking the permanent from the ephemeral and the infinite from the finite is a mistake man constantly makes. We seek...

Jesus’s gift of touch

Jesus’s gift of touch

Jesus’s gift of touch provides the healing compassion that can enlighten the gloomiest heart. The Bible teaches us that God...

Invocation to Agni from Rig Veda

Invocation to Agni from Rig Veda

This is a translation of a hymn from the Rig Veda by me. It is an invocation of the Agni...

How free are you?

How free are you?

“Prison walls do not a prison make”, yes ,famously said. Then what truly makes a prison? Even when man is...

Christ is our peace

Christ is our peace

Raman is pained when he sees and hears of innocent children abused all over the world. He questions what has...

Love is the fountain of life

Love is the fountain of life

Joyce knows that the love of God poured into her heart, springs forth as the fountain of life. Without this,...

The God of grass

The God of grass

A beautiful legend in ancient Hindu lore narrates how, at the time of creation, the Lord assigned duties to the...

God’s love is unconditional

God’s love is unconditional

Tahira is happy. She rejoices that the nature of God’s unconditional love is such that it does not depend on...

The miracle factor

The miracle factor

Someone whose faith depended on witnessing a miracle, questioned Swami Chinmayanandaji, “Can you show me a miracle?” “Don’t you see...

The mahatma and the birds

The mahatma and the birds

In the thick, green, lush jungles of Dandakavan (a forest), there lived beautiful, happy and chirpy birds. They flew about...

God a living reality

God a living reality

Samira’s life changed when she encountered the living God. No longer was God just an idea in her mind; God...

Genuine love transforms

Genuine love transforms

Lily is grateful to God for the love He has filled in her heart through the Holy Spirit (Rom. 5:5)....

Celebrate the variety

Celebrate the variety

The Geeta lays great emphasis on equanimity in dealing with life. Chapter 6 verse 9, says: “He who is of...

The miracle factor

The miracle factor

Someone whose faith depended on witnessing a miracle, questioned Swami Chinmayanandaji, “ Can you show me a miracle?” “Don’t you...