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.

Corporation, Community And Development: An Integrated Approach–M.S. Srinivasan & O.P. Dani

[Published in Chartered Secretary, Journal of Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Jan 2012] Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR can no longer remain in the fringes of corporate life, as a … Continue reading

June 22, 2012 · 1 Comment

Management of Human Energies–M.S. Srinivasan

[Published in Fourth Dimension Inc. Towards Integral Management, March 2012, http://fdi.sasociety.in/cms/index.php] (The ability to sustain a high level of energy is one of the important factors behind peak performance, productivity … Continue reading

June 22, 2012 · 1 Comment

Religion as the Reformer of Society–M.S. Srinivasan

Key Perspectives: dharma or religion; religion and serving humanity; social responsibility of religion. One of the approaches or attitudes to religion which is very popular among the secular intelligentsia and … Continue reading

June 16, 2012 · 1 Comment

The Spirit Of Indian Philosophy: A Dialogue–M.S. Srinivasan

(This dialogue between a western philosopher and an Indian sage is an attempt to bring out the true spirit of Indian philosophy.  In this dialogue, the western philosopher is an … Continue reading

June 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Power of Mental Formations—The Mother, Sri Aurobindo Ashram

[Published in FDI, Apr 2009, http://fdi.sriaurobindosociety.org.in/cms/index.php] Our human mind is an instrument for formation and organization of knowledge for action. In this article Mother describes the nature and functions of … Continue reading

June 7, 2012 · 20 Comments

Rational Reformation of Religion: Possibilities and Limitations–M.S. Srinivasan

Key Perspectives: Role of critical reason; role of constructive reason; role of reason in the inner discipline of religion; role of intuitive reason. According to Sri Aurobindo, in the course … Continue reading

June 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

The IT Revolution, Knowledge-Society And The Quality Of Life: A Deeper Perspective–M.S. Srinivasan

[Revised version of an article published in Sri Aurobindos Action] The advent of Information Technology (IT) was greeted with euphoria.  The techno-prophets and pundits all over the world predicted that … Continue reading

June 5, 2012 · 1 Comment

The Aesthetic Mind of Islamic Civilisation–M.S. Srinivasan

The intellectual achievements alone, however great they may be, do not make a great civilization and culture.  A wide intellectual curiosity, as displayed in the medieval Islamic civilizations, is undoubtedly … Continue reading

June 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Vision That Made The Nation–M.S. Srinivasan

{Published in Next Future, June-Oct 2010] We have discussed in our previous articles some of the historical and cultural aspects of the Vedic revelation and the significance of its symbolism.  … Continue reading

June 4, 2012 · Leave a comment