Current Events · Guest Post · Mother India

Current Events 10: Jaundiced Journalism (Guest Post – Chitra Raman)

 To see readers’ comments on this post, click HERE for the blog’s previous version. Much is being said and written about media these days — Indian media, world media, print media, broadcast media, social media, all media. The line between news and views has almost eroded, as many in the field of media studies have… Continue reading Current Events 10: Jaundiced Journalism (Guest Post – Chitra Raman)

Fictional Jottings · Words of The Mother and Sri Aurobindo

From Those Other Worlds

Cushions. Check. Colour. Check. Wall-art. Check. Pizzazz. Check. Midnight. Even the most inviting divan couldn’t do it. Her monkey-mind kept running over many details. Her tired body, aching knees, sore back….all were craving for rest. But she was too restless. And then the music began… Three days later, their dream-home was almost all set. Back… Continue reading From Those Other Worlds

Beauty · Education · Personal reflections · Spiritual Significance of Flowers

Do I Feel Rich Today?

For readers’ comments, click HERE for the blog’s previous version. Today on this World Environment Day, I certainly feel rich! I feel rich when I see the beauty and blessings of Mother Nature in my little garden. Today I remember the little sapling of Rangoon Creeper that we had planted in a little corner of… Continue reading Do I Feel Rich Today?

Education · Inner View · Spirituality beyond Religion · Words of The Mother and Sri Aurobindo

Imagine a Society Like This…

On the Occasion of Indian Independence Day…. For the Freedom that is Yet to be Won…. Imagine a Future Society… Where the fulfilment an individual is seeking is “not the utmost development of his egoistic intellect, vital force, physical well-being and the utmost satisfaction of his mental, emotional, physical cravings, but the flowering of the… Continue reading Imagine a Society Like This…

Beauty · Education · Satyam Shivam Sundaram

On Sensitivity and Appreciation of Beauty

A new post in the series – Satyam Shivam Sundaram A series featuring inspiring words from various sources, words that speak of  timeless truths, words that remind me of the deeper and hidden truth behind surface events and phenomena, words that shine light when all seems dark, words that are just what I need – … Continue reading On Sensitivity and Appreciation of Beauty