Quick Reads

Īśopaniṣad: An English Commentary by Nithin Sridhar

Nithin Sridhar’s commentary on the Īśopaniṣad, as well as the exposition of the Upaniṣad’s philosophy, is written from the perspective of Advaita Vedānta. But there are no polemics in the work; it focuses entirely on shedding light upon some of the most important and often neglected aspects of Hinduism.

Katha Series: What’s in your pitcher?

Taking our #KathaSeries forward is a simple story with deep moral values. “What’s In Your Pitcher?” is an eloquent narration by Rekha Dhar about letting go of negativities and filling our lives with gratitude, kindness and hope.

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A Note On Krishnamurti

On his 126th birth anniversary on May 11, let’s take an overview of what Krishnamurti had to say about human conditioning, limits of thought and knowledge, religious mind and much more.

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Yagna – Superstition or Science?

a Yagna was a mechanism of invoking a Devata to fulfil a particular desire. It was a “give and receive” mechanism, a practical, material process, as against the misunderstood “noble” concept of simply a sacrifice.