Integral Musings | Towards a Holistic Vision

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.

Integral Management-IV Steering the Organisation—M.S. Srinivasan.

The principles described above apply equally to organizational as well as to human development. Evolution of an organization has two dimensions, horizontal and vertical. The horizontal evolution is growth at … Continue reading

November 18, 2011

Future of Religion-I—by M.S. Srinivasan.

[Published in Next Future, Aug 2004,] When we look at contemporary religious scene we find two contradictory trends. On the one hand a strong and brutal resurgence of religious … Continue reading

November 18, 2011

Evolution of Human Nature-M.S. Srinivasan.

A great sage gave an inspiring discourse on spirituality to a group of people gathered in his house. After the talk was over, a young man from the group approached … Continue reading

November 10, 2011 · 1 Comment

Integral Management-III Nurturing People: An Evolutionary perspective—M.S. Srinivasan.

So the next step in our quest is to understand the guiding principles of human resource development in the light of an integral and evolutionary vision of human development.  A … Continue reading

November 10, 2011

The Art of Mindfulness for Enabling Performance–M.S. Srinivasan

[Published in FDI,, Sep 2011] Mindfulness, in the form of Bare Attention, is the clear and single-minded awareness of what actually happens to us and in us, at the … Continue reading

November 9, 2011 · 3 Comments

The Power Of Concentration For Enhancing Productivity–M.S. Srinivasan

[Published in FDI,, Sep 2010] (The capacity for concentration is an important factor in enhancing the efficiency and productivity of individuals.  There is at present a considerable mass of … Continue reading

November 9, 2011 · 1 Comment

Knowing our Consciousness—The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

[Published in, Feb 2011] (Our consciousness has two aspects: Awareness and the Energy Inherent in it.  The awareness is the light which reveals the contents of our inner and … Continue reading

November 7, 2011 · 1 Comment

Integral Management-II Managing from Within: The Paradigm of Consciousness—M.S. Srinivasan

Most of us live in our externalized minds and in a world dazzled by the marvels of technology.  For all our needs we seek for external aids and instruments like … Continue reading

November 7, 2011

Faculties of Consciousness-M.S. Srinivasan

[Published in Fourth Dimension Inc: Towards Integral management, Jan 2011, :] Knowledge, Talent and Skill are the source of performance in education and work.  But what is not fully … Continue reading

November 7, 2011

Buddha and the Sculptor-M.S. Srinivasan.

(This story is based on and a free rendering of a Buddhist lore A disciple of Buddha had a friend, Rahul, who was so much infatuated with his young and … Continue reading

November 3, 2011 · 2 Comments