Life is a Paradox


Suddenly there is a vacuum There is nothing to write   Sometimes it is so easy So many thoughts Thoughts just flowing And the pen also flowing   Suddenly it stops There is an emptiness within   Then one stops and wonders From where was all that coming From where was all that creativity flowing [...]

Life is a Paradox2020-08-02T01:57:22+05:30

Alexander and Diogenes


Alexander himself was a coward in this sense. He was told by Diogenes one of the greater mystic of his time or never that, “stop this foolish effort to conquer the world. Look at me! Without conquering the world I have conquered!”    And Alexander looked at Diogenes and felt the beauty of the man, [...]

Alexander and Diogenes2020-05-05T00:24:54+05:30

From Man to God


A Poem by Manoj J Lekhi (Amrut Vivek).   SSY The beautiful gift         The greatest gift   The first gift The last gift The only gift To mankind   SSY transforms man from Effortfulness to effortlessness Work to play Problem to opportunity Doing to non-doing   SSY shifts oneself from Disease to ease Sleep to [...]

From Man to God2021-09-30T00:42:43+05:30

Aspire, Not to Be, But to Do


Excerpts from the book ‘Exam Warriors’ by PM Narendra Modiji.   People often ask me, ‘Modiji, when you were young, did you ever dream of becoming the prime Minister of the world’s largest democracy?   I must confess, forget dreaming about becoming the prime Minister, I was never even a class monitor!   All my [...]

Aspire, Not to Be, But to Do2021-09-30T01:51:41+05:30

Law of Forgiveness Part 1


Excerpt from the book ‘Law of Forgiveness’ By Connie Domino.     My Personal Journey in Understanding Forgiveness. A New Lesson about the Power of Forgiveness. The First observation was that in America, we offer the best emergency or “rescue” medicine in the world.       The Second observation was that Western medicine does [...]

Law of Forgiveness Part 12020-04-11T02:38:02+05:30

To Cheat is to be Cheap


Excerpts from the book ‘Exam Warriors’ by PM Narendra Modiji.   Cheating is WRONG. This point cannot be stressed enough.                                                                                                                                                                                                             I lend my voice to all those who have previously counseled students against dishonest practice during exam.   Cheating is extremely harmful. It gives q fake sense of accomplishment and defeats the purpose of [...]

To Cheat is to be Cheap2021-09-30T01:51:43+05:30

I Might go if ‘I’ go – A Story


Only when we can remove the ‘I’ from our minds. Let us take the example of Sri Kanaka (a great Bhakta of Krishna ) Vyasa asked his Shisyas, “ Who will go to heaven (searga)? “ None of them could answer his question. This was because when they measured their level of gyana with that [...]

I Might go if ‘I’ go – A Story2020-02-03T21:21:14+05:30

There Is Plenty for Everyone, Including Me


By Manoj J Lekhi   As we saw earlier, one of the mantras that we teach in our training is ‘There is plenty for everyone, including me.’ How true this is! But how many of us in this world live according to this paradigm?   Jesus says, “Do unto others as you would have them [...]

There Is Plenty for Everyone, Including Me2019-06-13T23:39:21+05:30

Grace of the Gurus


Condensed from conversations with Guruji, ShrRishPrabhakar   Question: Should everyone have a Guru?  Ans: Those who find at least one person as their Guru are fortunate. Dattatreya himself had many Gurus. We learn from the discoveries of great scientists. They enrich our lives with knowledge and technologies. You are also a Rishi if you observe and discover laws [...]

Grace of the Gurus2019-06-08T09:30:13+05:30