(Mahatma Gandhi Shram Sahyog Award, IIM, Ahmedabad. April 4, 2005)  Excerpts from the book ‘Work Ethics’ by PM Narendra Modiji. There is a common misconception in the business field that an industrialist is someone who invests in business.  We have tried to change this fundamental belief.  We have tried to add something to the meaning.  [...]

THE SPIRIT OF FAMILY IN BUSINESS – Part 12020-07-03T16:42:19+05:30

The Virtue of Commitment


Men’s BST at Dehri It was in the early 90’s when Guruji announced once again a separate BST for MEN & WOMEN.   Earlier Guruji used to conduct BST programs but had stopped it for few years as he said he did not know how to channelize the energies that time .   Once he [...]

The Virtue of Commitment2020-07-01T15:48:17+05:30

The Gift of Surrender – The Ananthpur Episode


It was 1989. I had just completed my SSY program and was fortunate to be initiated in the presence of Guruji. My mind was flooded with questions and I asked a few of them to Guruji. All he told me was, ‘You be with me for 2 years and come every month for an AMC’. [...]

The Gift of Surrender – The Ananthpur Episode2020-07-01T15:25:53+05:30

Go for Universal Responsibility


Buying a Picture Frame    One day, Guruji, myself and one more important dignitary from Mumbai were in Pune buying some books, paintings & various other items. Along with Guruji a very well known judge staying at Nariman Point was also present.   While the four of us were walking, Guruji saw one beautiful picture [...]

Go for Universal Responsibility2020-07-01T15:18:33+05:30

Start from Where You Are


Launching Katarkadak Project   It was in 2007 that Guruji conducted a BST 3 at Dehri Ashram and inspired all of us to get out of Bombay and live in rural India far away from the city.   It 2008, Guruji called me one day and asked me to go and visit Katarkhadak. He said, [...]

Start from Where You Are2020-06-30T22:19:11+05:30



(At the Dedication Ceremony of Sokhada Village rebuilt with the support of GNFC. Rajkot, April 20, 2002) the earthquake 26th on January 2001 had ruined the whole state. The whole world was worried about our state. Those who had lost everything were completely at sea about how to get out of this mess. However, it [...]

SHRINES OF HARD WORK2020-06-25T14:38:11+05:30

Path to Enlightenment – part 5 By Om Swami


There are three kinds of fishes in the sea. One that gets caught in the fishing net and even aware that it is trapped   Second is the one that gets caught on the net, makes a few attempts to escape, and then give up.  Third is the one that is aware that it is trapped [...]

Path to Enlightenment – part 5 By Om Swami2020-06-18T19:16:07+05:30