The Rajasuya Yajna comes to a completion After the Rajasuya yajna and the elimination of King Sishupala by Sri Krishna, and Sri Krishna receiving the[…]Read more
Nature vs nurture : Is everything predestined for us? So the question is a classic question,”So what is our own nature, our swabhava, what is it that we pick from outside, which includes others, our environment, our family, everything else. And if, there is something like “our own” we also see many things we have picked up from outside and if there is something like we have picked up from outside, we also observe there is something called “our own”. There is a specific difference. Let us see what they are.
Nature vs nurture : Is everything predestined for us? (Adi ji) So the question is a classic question,”So what is our own nature, our swabhava,[…]Read more
Yuva Spot : Having the Big Picture Many people just want to work in a company, they want to be in a good family, they want to go slowly, and yet contribute to the larger society and not be swayed by the nature of life. Is this possible? This is a beautiful and very practical question, which Adi ji answers with a personal story.
(Extracted from talks at Vikasa, Rishikesh, December 2016) 2016’s Vikasa saw quite a few participants who were aspiring leaders. In one of the sessions, a[…]Read more
Q & A: The Verity of the Indian Itihasa This is a very interesting and eye-opening discussion on how the deep traditional sciences (shastra) and history (itihasa) of the Indian civilization have been groundlessly invalidated and termed “mythical”, thereby leaving us no room to even explore and verify their validity.
(Extracted from talks at Vikasa, Rishikesh, December 2016) This is a very interesting and eye-opening discussion on how the deep traditional sciences (shastra) and history[…]Read more
Do Prayers work? To the question "Do prayers work", Adinarayanan Ji answers by narrating a story from the Mahabharata. Quite a lot of work happens in the background when we pray.
Q : So many people have this question, whether our prayers are actually being answered. So we go to the temple, pray for something,[…]Read more
TEDx Talk: Cognitive Impact of Yoga In this TEDx talk, Shri. Adinarayanan narrates the cognitive capabilities of Bhishma and how Yoga when practiced by us can enhance not just our physical and emotional capabilities but can immensely benefit our cognition.
Ellarkum Vanakkam! One thing after another All of us want to be successful, and want to become great persons. The new age definition of greatness[…]Read more
Clean Energy in India This article explores the clean energy options that can be implemented in India
A brief history of energy The industrial revolution in the late 18th century was fuelled largely by coal. Since then, global industrialisation has been accelerated[…]Read more
Building Successful Businesses This is an excerpt from the talk delivered by our Founders at Kapargam University to MBA students.
India: A Land of Opportunities From time immemorial India has been a land of opportunities. Many have this view that we were primitive people in[…]Read more
A Memo about the Women in the Mahabharata This article looks at some inspirational women in the Mahabharata in the context of the Anti-Diversity Memo circulated by a Google Employee
A recent controversy has erupted in Google with an employee writing an internal memo against gender diversity and equality. Its now known as the anti-diversity[…]Read more
Talk at VIF Bootcamp: Part 2 Packed with life experiences and anecdotes, Shri. Adinarayanan talks about Culture and Civilization from a personal point of view.
How do we be friends with our own emotions? That is a very very important thing. For now, what has happened is, most of us,[…]Read more