Sacred Texts

You are the light of the world

You are the light of the world

Is our life mirroring whatever is around us or are we reflecting the light of Christ? If we want the...

The Divine Way

The Divine Way

There are countless stars and asteroids in the universe. All of these are incessantly rotating in the vastness of space....

Yagnya: Part 1

Yagnya: Part 1

A simple meaning of the word yagnya is “giving with respect”. The other commonly understood and used meaning is that...

Worthy to be called Jesus’ followers

Worthy to be called Jesus’ followers

Jesus portrays the image of God’s love who compassionately cares for His creation.  So should we, for humanity is judged...

The discovery of our helplessness

The discovery of our helplessness

As a created being, man is in the complete sense, a helpless creature. However, for the purpose of the test...

When the Lord falls sick

When the Lord falls sick

The famous temple of Lord Jaggannath at Puri in Orissa was built in 1161 AD. A strange ritual called “Anasaar”...

In quietness and trust is our strength

In quietness and trust is our strength

Jonathan pensively ponders as the coronavirus pandemic painfully continues to claim lives and trample underfoot the secure foundations of world...

Lose in order to gain

Lose in order to gain

The Prophet of Islam has been reported as saying that the noblest charity is that of imparting knowledge to one’s...

True Guru vs ­Gurudom

True Guru vs ­Gurudom

Swami Chinmayanandaji was a world famous Guru. His divine aura, majestic personality, his magnetic teachings of Vedanta attracted people in...

The discovery of our helplessness

The discovery of our helplessness

As a created being, man is in the complete sense, a helpless creature. However, for the purpose of the test...

The ubiquitous ­namaste

The ubiquitous ­namaste

The corona has coronated namaste. Yes, this Indian greeting is now the best and the most preferred greeting the world...

Living by faith and not fear

Living by faith and not fear

Morality leaves a great impression on human memory. The coronavirus pandemic fearfully and painfully reminds us the fragility of our...

Sanctity of life

Sanctity of life

Rajiv enthusiastically participated in class debates on issues of embryo experiments, abortion and euthanasia. He was among those who advocated...

The divine way

The divine way

There are countless stars and asteroids in the universe. All of these are incessantly rotating in the vastness of space....

Never Mind

Never Mind

Diamonds, gold, bank balances and family, all are very precious. You need them all and care for them. So, if...