SPIRITUALITY – SOUL, CONSCIOUSNESS AND THE GOD-CONNECTION

Man is a created being. Man is a Spiritual being which displays man’s humanity, moral nature, individuality, and consciousness. Spirituality describes the nature of man’s connection with God.

ARE WE LIVING IN A DESIGNER UNIVERSE ? Article by Astronomer John Gribbin

The Designer Universe in which Man exists reveals the Mind and Intellect of the Designer.

KRUPA – A FORCE TO PRESERVE HUMAN EXISTENCE

Human Existence is transient, ephemeral, and fleeting. We need to seek the powerful and magnificent Force of Krupa to protect ourselves. Krupa brings a sense of Joy and imparts the taste of sweetness ( Madhurya ).

EARTHLY EXISTENCE – ENJOY THE FRAGRANCE

Earthly fragrance known as ‘GEOSMIN’ is the result of an interaction of physical, chemical, and biotic factors and the fragrance describes the nature of man’s earthly existence.

REPENTANCE – DEFINING INDIAN IDENTITY

Indian thinkers have described repentance as mental catharsis. Repentance is an act of purification of the mind. Through repentance man changes his thoughts, his desires, his habits, and his actions.The idea of ‘repent or perish’does not define Indian Identity. Repentance does not remit sins. Repentance can transform an individual and brings about changed conduct.

EAST AND WEST – WHAT SETS US APART IN LEARNING AND CREATIVE WRITING?

Creative Writing Class at Pioneer High School, Ann Arbor is taught by Jeff Kass who also teaches at the Eastern Michigan University. Creative Writing must describe the ‘Individualistic Rhythm’. A Creative Writer never dies as his thoughts survive in his Writing.

THE SKY IS BLUE – DEFINING INDIAN IDENTITY

Indians are fascinated by the Blue color of the Sky. In the rest of the Universe, the color of the Sky is Black or Dark. The Sanskrit word Neela or Nila describes both Blue and Black or Dark colors.

“AKSHAYA PAATRA” – DISCOVER BLISS FROM AN EMPTY POT

Akshaya Paatra means an inexhaustible vessel; a vessel that could gratify man’s desires. If mind is compared to a pot, when all the desires are removed, when the pot is empty, man discovers true bliss, pure Joy.

“MAN IS CONDEMNED TO BE FREE”- IS THAT SO ???

Nobel Laureate Jean Paul Sartre believes that “Man is condemned to be free.” Is that so???

DEFINING INDIAN IDENTITY-THE PORTRAYAL OF RELIGIOUS ICONS

Kasturi tilakam la laata palake vakshasthale kaustubham, Nasaagre nava mouktikam karatale venum kare kankanam Sarvaange hari chandanam cha kalayan kanthe cha muktaavalim, Gopastree pariveshtitho vijayate Gopaala choodamanee. THE PORTRAYAL OF RELIGIOUS ICONS Apart from the basic differences in the ideas and thoughts of various religious traditions of this world, there is a fundamental difference in […]