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An Integral Approach to management and human development based on the spiritual vision of Sri Aurobindo and the Mother with an emphasis on its application to various domains of knowledge and life.

Ego is the Helper and Ego is the Bar – M.S. Srinivasan

(A story which illustrates the stages of human growth in the light of Indian spiritual thought) Raghav is a young student studying in a college. He was awakened to the … Continue reading

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The Experience trap – M.S. Srinivasan

(Experience is a very important source of the learning. But it can also become a trap and a prison.) Here is a story based on an episode narrated by a … Continue reading

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The Beautiful Flower and the Ugly Man – M.S.Srinivasan

A naturalist, poet and environmentalist says: “Oh, our human race, it has become so ugly. If God appears to me I will ask him to make me into a flower. … Continue reading

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The Mystic Pragmatism

M.S.Srinivasan        (In this article, some conceptions presented in a workshop at an international conference is examined in the light of a deeper spiritual perspective­)   It was said … Continue reading

July 4, 2019

The Nature of Matter in Indian Thought – M S Srinivasan

In our earlier discussions on the nature of matter, we have studied in some details.  The discoveries of New Physics in the series of articles, The Nature of Matter in New Physics ending … Continue reading

June 4, 2019

Business and Society: A Multidimensional Perspective

Business and Society: A Multidimensional Perspective M.S.Srinivasan (Published in SAMSMRITI, Journal of Sambhram Academy of Management Studies Bangalore) A promising trend in the present corporate scene is the growing acceptance … Continue reading

May 23, 2019

The Path of Inner Purification in Yoga

The Path of Inner Purification in Yoga M.S.Srinivasan (Published in Journal of Physiotherapy and Yoga) (Inner purification of the mind and heart, Chitta- suddhi, is an indispensible preparatory discipline in … Continue reading

May 14, 2019

The Indian Ethos to Management

M.S.Srinivasan (A review and a commentary of the book on “Conversations on the Remaking of Managers” by Daniel Albuquerque and Dr.Subash Sharma, IBA Publications, with suggestions for implementation). Our modern … Continue reading

May 9, 2019

Reinventing the Stock Exchange – M.S. Srinivasan

Stock Market is a great pillar of modern business.  But is this august institution contributing positively to the health of the economy and society?  The answer is obviously in the … Continue reading

April 12, 2019

Inner Feelings and Relationships – M.S. Srinivasan

  (Harmonious relationship is one of the major aims of collective living. What is the main factor which can bring this harmony to our communal life? It is the inner … Continue reading

March 27, 2019

Beyond Traditional Environmentalism:–M.S. Srinivasan

An Alternative Paradigm on Environment M.S. Srinivasan (Review of the book Cradle to Cradle by William Mc Donough & Michael Braungart, North Point Press)   The remedies to the environmental … Continue reading

March 4, 2019 · 2 Comments

The Higher Ranges of Consciousness–M.S. Srinivasan

  There are many mansions in my Father’s kingdom, said Jesus Christ. Here is a brief outline of the mansions of consciousness beyond the ordinary mentality and how to come … Continue reading

February 25, 2019

The Four Fold Transformation–Sri Aurobindo

  [In our march towards our evolutionary destiny we have to achieve a fourfold transformation: economic, social, cultural and spiritual. In this compilation of quotes from Sri Aurobindo’s writing, the … Continue reading

February 11, 2019