Sacred Texts

Corona, karma and grace

Corona, karma and grace

We humans are quick to equate suffering with karma or sin and believe there is a cause and effect relationship...

No place for half measures

No place for half measures

A noted western writer, after studying the lives of great men, attempted to pinpoint the special qualities that were common...

The knot that is not

The knot that is not

A traveller with three mules was half way when night fell. So he decided to rest at an ashram. The...

Virus and the  freedom to love

Virus and the freedom to love

In the freedom of love God created this beautiful world and human beings. We were to be caretakers of creation...

Prayer from the heart

Prayer from the heart

Any person who has become conscious of the existence and presence of God has experienced the most important and heart-shaking...

A Phantom called Mind

A Phantom called Mind

I was awakened this morning by a very joyous song, sung with gay abandon by a construction labourer .It made...

Love is the essence of divine power

Love is the essence of divine power

Jesus exercised divine power during his sojourn on earth, as he engaged the oppressor through love, sacrifice and service; always...

God-oriented life

God-oriented life

The earth is the sun’s satellite. It constantly orbits around the sun. It takes one year to complete such a...

Decurfewed time

Decurfewed time

Only the melodious songs of birds disturbs the serenity of my morning peace. This forced ceasing of activity unfolds upon...

Participating in Jesus’ power

Participating in Jesus’ power

Jesus came into this world to transform us into His likeness, but do we desire Jesus’ likeness? Being like Jesus...

Accountability to God 

Accountability to God 

It is essential that man should have within his reach, a super formula for life’s management. God provides just such...

Solitude

Solitude

Solitude is not loneliness. Time and again our spirit beckons us with soft whispering of the spiritual joy one may...

Jesus’ boundary breaking mission

Jesus’ boundary breaking mission

Jesus introduced a new way to perceive power, as a corrective to oppressive and violent power prevailing all around him....

God: A source of spiritual awakening

God: A source of spiritual awakening

God is a spiritual focus for man. One whose heart is attached to God undergoes spiritual experiences at every moment....

The Spiritual Treadmill

The Spiritual Treadmill

Persona is a mental construct. You yourself first create it carefully, then fall in love with what you have created,...