Sacred Texts

Hardships can purify us

Hardships can purify us

James gives a most practical living primer in the Bible. He offers his readers realistic, sharp instructions on what a...

More than legal rights

More than legal rights

Satyendra Nath Bose (1894–1974), the renowned Indian physicist specializing in mathematical physics, was best known in the early 1920s for his work on...

But it is very difficult

But it is very difficult

I once happened to meet a young employee of a multinational company, who complained that his boss promoted other employees,...

United with Jesus Christ

United with Jesus Christ

God’s gracious outreach towards wayward humanity finds concrete expression in Jesus of Nazareth. God became man and united humanity with...

Varsha on Pravarshan mountains: Part 2

Varsha on Pravarshan mountains: Part 2

The next image is of shallow waters that make noise. The small rivulets that suddenly appear have no depth and...

God’s gift of grace

God’s gift of grace

Two people went to the temple to pray; one was a pharisee, a religious leader and another a tax collector....

Varsha on Pravarshan mountains: Part I

Varsha on Pravarshan mountains: Part I

Pravarshan means ‘where the rains pour in abundance!’In all literature around the world, one has never come across such a...

God is good

God is good

King David facing life challenges, never stopped worshipping the God of holy love who is good both in nature and...

How to build a better society

How to build a better society

We are living in a world of corruption. This is a distressing state of affairs, and there are few who...

The butter thief

The butter thief

“But Mom, why should I worship Krishna? Wasn’t he a thief?” Yes, Krishna stole, but he was not a thief....

God’s love brings awareness

God’s love brings awareness

Sonia joyfully thanks God as the light of God’s love and truth dawned upon her, and her journey with God...

The ant culture

The ant culture

Any ant, coming upon a heap of sugar and a heap of salt, would take the sugar and ignore the...

The blue boy of Vrindavan

The blue boy of Vrindavan

“Why is your God, Ram, or Krishna depicted as deep blue in colour? Isn’t that unnatural?” This is a common...

God’s love heals

God’s love heals

Paul encourages us all, “for God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power, of love and...

It requires consolidation before expansion

It requires consolidation before expansion

A tree is a unique phenomenon of nature. Its roots go deep into the soil and its trunk rises up...