Sacred Texts

The veiled king  of glory

The veiled king of glory

Raman is bubbling with joy today; he, along with followers of Christ all over the world, is celebrating Jesus’s triumphant...

Ravana’s hamartia, tragic flaw

Ravana’s hamartia, tragic flaw

Rama, the prince who was a paragon of virtues the mighty hero, the unparalleled warrior, the noble and righteous king...

True joy comes with faith

True joy comes with faith

Sheena has a vibrant walk with Jesus Christ. At times, she remembers how she thought of faith in Jesus as...

Answers to common questions

Answers to common questions

A short visit by Swami Brahmanandaji gave some people the much desired chance to ask questions. Q: Swamiji, should one...

Faith in the faithful God

Faith in the faithful God

Melanie can carry on a conversation with ease. People like talking to her because she encourages discussion. Faith is a...

About heaven  and hell

About heaven and hell

Heaven and Hell are not geographical areas on the world map. Yet all scriptures mention the enjoyments of heaven and...

Jesus, the prince  of peace

Jesus, the prince of peace

Jenny turned to Jesus in what was turning out to be an ever-spiralling climate of violence. Flipping through the pages...

The colours of love

The colours of love

Along with rigorous spiritual disciplines and fasting, Hinduism prescribes feasting and festive gaiety. Holi, this festival of colour, is one...

Failure is not an obstacle

Failure is not an obstacle

Paul knew he blew it. He had succumbed to a temptation and allowed Satan to get the better of him. ...

The divine  metamorphosis

The divine metamorphosis

The caterpillar is a crawling worm,dragging its body on mud and stones, it’s only occupation in life is to search...

Women’s spiritual democracy

Women’s spiritual democracy

Divya is a charismatic woman; educated, talented, courageous and hardworking. Her presence is felt in any room, the moment she...

The Djinn and  his master

The Djinn and his master

“Oh Guru”, pleaded the desperate student, ,grant me that power which will enable me to fulfil all my desires.” “Tathastu”,...

Overcome extreme frustration

Overcome extreme frustration

Sudhir knows that challenges to spiritual living can create heightened levels of tension and our emotions rage and contradict what...

Kapi Mushti

Kapi Mushti

In jungles around the world animals are caught by hunters using the animal’s weakness as a trap. The monkey is...

How to assess our spiritual health

How to assess our spiritual health

When Sudhir has a fever he uses a thermometer to find out its intensity. Most of us would do the...