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When you are on a diet, every morsel of food is had with guilt. Looks like ...
The Mahabaharata is rich with insights on all aspects of human endeavor and there is something ...
Transcript Some of the biggest lessons of the COVID situation are that robust immune systems can ...

Mahabharata

The Mahabharata is all about leadership! Here are some insights.
There is something for everyone in the Mahabharata. Adinarayanan Ji and Smrithi Ji share their thoughts ...
In the Anushasana parva of the Mahabharata1, Yudhishthira questions Bheeshma on the subject of cows. Using ...

Yoga

The nature of life and work is changing in this world and if there is one ...
One of the things that differentiate Yogis from those who are not introduced to the Yogic ...
In the previous post we discussed the various obstacles to the Yogic path. If there is a problem, ...

Indic Sciences

India has been a cradle not only to refined civilizational best-practices but also to multitudinous scientific ...
Memory is an important aspect of our life. In fact, when we say "my life", we ...
When you are on a diet, every morsel of food is had with guilt. Looks like ...

Ecology

The voices of our ancients echo through space and time  Only to an alert mind do ...
A lot of us are interested in living a healthy and sustainable life and are passionate ...
According to World Bank data, the amount of solid waste generated by the world in a ...

Bhakti

Art by Anuradha Sharma The Vedic period saw highly intelligent and learned women who actively contributed ...
In our previous post, we had narrated how Tulsidas had immense love for his wife and his ...
That which is vaguely referred to as the “mind” is better understood through the framework of ...

Yuva Spot

Once Mulla Nasruddin went to a shop. He asked the shopkeeper, "Do you have nails?" The ...
(Extracted from talks at Vikasa, Rishikesh, December 2016) 2016's Vikasa saw quite a few participants who ...
(Extracted from talks at Vikasa, Rishikesh, December 2016) In the Mahabharata, Krishna beautifully tells Arjuna,”What is ...

Tamil Works

This is an ongoing series on the Siddhar Paramabarai of India. Siddha refers to perfected masters ...
This is an ongoing series on the Siddhar Parambarai of India. Siddha refers to perfected masters ...
This is an ongoing series on the Siddhar Paramabarai of India. Siddha refers to perfected masters ...

Temples

The festival celebrates the union and lives of Lord Sundareeshwarar and Goddess Meenakshi who are the ...
In the Prashonottara Ratna Malika of Adi Sankaracharya, it is beautifully mentioned that there are only ...
Significance of Temples Every temple offers a unique experience based on how and why it is ...
Since ancient times, the activities of the temple and the tourism drive the economy of the city ...
Temples act as an anchor in our society bringing together communities for dharma and to connect ...
Tenacious effort over generations [Shri Adinarayanan] Namaste. It is a wonderful place that we are in. ...
There was a Chola emperor by name Muchukunda chakravarti. Why was his name Muchukunda chakravarti? Because ...
When one visits the Thanjavur belt, one realises the immense work that has gone in consecrating ...

Q & A

(Extracted from Satsangha with Shri Adinarayanan, Mahashivaratri 2017) In the Indian shastras, the word 'karma' is ...
Where is the world to begin with? (Laughs) So, that is a relativistic framework. Enlightenment means ...
We are what we accumulate: at the level of body and mind When we say Satsangha, ...