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Taking Back the Reigns...(Katha Upanishads Week 3)

This week us Yogis gather around again – first to freshen up our understandings so far, before we continue to deepen into the mysterious teachings of… 1,438 more words

Who Am I? The True Self (Pravrajika Vrajaprana)

Pravrajika Vrajaprana is a nun at the Vedanta Society of Southern California’s Sarada Convent and a writer on Vedanta. Short talk followed by panel discussion with Br. 51 more words


Uma Instructs the Gods (Kena Upanishad)

And here’s one of my favorite bits from the Hindu Upanishads, chapters three and four from the Kena Upanishad. From the translation of… 566 more words


Ramblings on Efficiency and Effectiveness

To move forward my fascination for making things look more chaotic than they actually SEEM TO APPEAR, here’s my own Ramblings on Efficiency and Effectiveness. 517 more words


TV Shows on Metafiction and Philosophy

I rediscovered the joy of television for a while, thanks to a long, lingering spell of viral flu and found myself hooked to two particular serials on YouTube on the weekends. 809 more words


The sweet conspiracies of the Heart

Question: What’s the difference between conspiracy and belief?

Acharya Prashant: A conspiracy is a belief that you are quite clever. A belief is a conspiracy that is not known as a conspiracy. 931 more words


Discovering the context of imperishable for your job, all your major decisions of life is what I call living enlightenment

sambḥutiṁ ca vināśaṁ ca yastad vedobhayaṁ saha |

vināśena mṛtyuṁ tīrtvā sambhūtyāmṛtam aśnute || 14 ||

Somebody asked Buddha, “Buddha, how you see your Sangha growing in the future?” He says very beautifully, “if my Sannyasis are able to inspire the truth of imperishable on the Grihastas, what I want will happen. 1,658 more words