In the Upanishads, an ancient Vedic text, the story is told of a teacher and his student. The teacher hands a tree seed to
We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness
Eight odd months on, I have barely scratched the surface on Vedic Astrology, yet everything makes sense. It's an ocean of
Many would define freedom simply as not being subject to the will of another-- unimpeded, unrestricted and restrained. How
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In India the Swastika symbol is ubiquitous. Look around; on cars, homes, temples, gurudwaras, shops, building, cows, buffaloes
The philosophy of ancient India is quite diverse and complex in structure. So complex, in fact, that many, Indians included, give up on making sense of this kaleidoscope. This article is a humble attempt to present a streamlined simplification of this complicated set of ideas and concepts.
Today's polished yoga centers and Bikram studios are only the latest incarnation of a tradition that has adapted to fit changing cultures for thousands of years. Nations have risen and fallen. Religions have come and gone. The apple of ideas has passed from Eve to Newton to Jobs. But yoga, in some form or another, has remained.
The scriptures in Hinduism are a multifarious collection representing the mundane and the esoteric, the everyday and the mystical.
Whether it's spirituality, music, health, education, science or some other facet of society, it's clear that yoga and the