Ayurveda – Knowledge of Life!

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My experiments for staying fit (both mentally & physically) led me to The Art of Living workshop and later it was Rishi Vidhyadharji who introduced me to Ayurveda. My thirst to know more about Ayurveda, made me take up reading about this ancient science. Let me just share some known & unknown basic facts about… Read more »

Dharma and the Missing Protractor

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 Presenting before you a story with a very important moral: Dharma! Many times in order to impart many valuable lessons to kids and older generation, stories have proven to be very instrumental !    Dharma and the missing protractor   One day, little Raju came home crying, his shirt torn and dirty. Immediately, his mother Meera… Read more »

Why WhatsApp users want Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on their phones ?

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If there`s one medium today that is absolutely simple and truly social to the core. It`s the WhatsApp Messenger Service. This is one mobile messaging app that has got a massive following. But what`s missing for WhatsApp users today in many parts of the world is the need of another `Messenger` who also has a… Read more »

Salaam Kalaam

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Powerful were his missiles More powerful were his words Most powerful were his thoughts and dreams…. to transform India into a prosperous nation Avul Pakeer Jainulbadeen Abdul Kalam. Former President, eminent scientist, researcher, author and humanitarian Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam breathed his last on 27th July’15 bringing an end to a selfless life dedicated to… Read more »

A Short Memoir of Pandit Birju Maharaj by Natalia

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It is in the white of light of truth and red light of emotion that I write about one of a legendary performing artist. My lessons as a shishya have surmounted to a realization that truth remains meaningless without emotion and emotion is in vain if it is not for the sake of truth. Thus,… Read more »

And my vote goes to …

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And my vote goes to …. Definitely a leader and not a party, because we have seen that the party becomes more important than the people or the country. Even though organizations are impersonal, the do tend to acquire the characteristics of the leader at the top, whether it is Apple Inc. or the Indian… Read more »

Savitri – a tale of harmony

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What a blessing to be born a woman! Especially when we have a spiritual Master like Sri Sri to  guide  us  in harnessing our innate virtues, the process  of evolution to perfection becomes a cake  walk!  As I keep repeating, a woman’s life is a music of many leaves. Idealists by nature, we women know… Read more »

Significance of Ganesha

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Right from my childhood I was always fascinated by the elephant headed deity “Lord Ganesha”. Whenever I saw a Ganesha idol or picture, I would wonder why he has an elephant head? I found the story of birth of Lord Ganesha also very intriguing. The story goes like this – One time, Lord Shiva’s consort,… Read more »

बैँक लूट

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एक बैँक लूट के दौरान लुटेरों के मुखिया ने चेतावनी देते हुए कहा ये पैसा देश का है और जान आपकी अपनी, सब लोग लेट जाओ तूरंत … क्विक सब लोग लेट गये ! [इसे कहते हैँ – ‘Mind Changing Concept’] लुटेरों का एक साथी जो कि MBA किये हुआ था, उसने कहा कि पैसे… Read more »

Volunteer for prosperous Nepal

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A few months back, I spent a couple of months in Nepal giving Art of Living programs and implementing service projects in areas of education, de addiction and prisoner rehabilitation. This was my first visit to Nepal, and truly a momentous one. Nepal has one of the most ancient cultures on this planet. Through all the… Read more »