Spiritual

Are you watching closely?

This is a famous line in one of my favourite movie ‘The Prestige’ by Christopher Nolan. The magician performs tricks, purposely distracts us lest we ‘find out too soon!’ but at the same time sprinkles out ample hints for those who watch closely. The world is a stage with amazing magic tricks performed on us! Master […]

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Inner stellar journey

I like Christopher Nolan’s movie and at many places I find hidden a treasure of spiritual truths. This one is on the Interstellar movie. The movie is available on iTunes or Netflix. For many people, more than the interstellar journey, the inner journey may be startling. It could be intimately intimidating. How does one take a step? From […]

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Center everywhere, circumference nowhere

We have all heard or used the phrase ‘concentrate on your studies’ but no one ever told how to. To concentrate is like finding the center of concentric circles. One of the best practices to attain this level of focus is the ‘Hong-Sau’ technique. You can learn the technique here: https://www.ananda.org/meditation/how-to-meditate/ We don’t do much here […]

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May Thy Love Shine Forever

There are some moments that bring forth resolutions from the depths of our being. Here are two such classical moments: There is a beautiful conversation in the book Autobiography of a Yogi between Swami Sri Yukteswar and his disciple Paramhansa Yogananda. “God is the Honey, organizations are the hives; both are necessary. Any form is useless, of […]

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