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.

Fact, Opinion and Truth–M.S. Srinivasan

Someone who considered himself a spiritual seeker, commenting on Sri Aurobindo’s The Life Divine, said in a critical tone “It is abstract and intellectual” with an implied suggestion that there … Continue reading

November 28, 2012 · 2 Comments

Meditation on Divine Unity — by Swami Vivekananda

Seeing the Divine in all and everywhere is a recognized meditative practice in most of the spiritual traditions of the world.  Here is an inspired description of the discipline from … Continue reading

November 27, 2012 · 1 Comment

Meditation on The Self – by Ramana Maharishi

(Enquiring into the nature and source of the I-sense in us is the direct path to enlightenment taught by this well-known spiritual master of India. Experiences such as, ‘I went; … Continue reading

November 26, 2012 · 1 Comment

How to convert mental seeking Into inner realisation by Sri Aurobindo

(The mental idealism is satisfied with having or thinking about the ideal in the upper layers of the mind.  But in yoga we have to go beyond idealism to realization.  … Continue reading

November 19, 2012

Faith, Intuition and Will–M.S. Srinivasan

(The true faith is not mere belief but an intuition of our hidden and unmanifest potentialities and a firm, persistent will to realize it.) Faith is the soul’s witness to … Continue reading

November 12, 2012 · 1 Comment

Managing Organisational Change: Some Critical Questions–M.S. Srinivasan

[Published in Chartered Secretary, Journal of Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Nov 2012] One of the most debated and discussed subject in the current management literature is the idea … Continue reading

November 9, 2012 · 2 Comments

Some Aids for Effective Meditation — by The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

(Images, words and ideas are some of the powerful aids for meditation. When they are properly used they can lead to the inner experience. This article is from Mother’s conversations … Continue reading

November 6, 2012

Social service, Philanthropy And Spirituality–M.S. Srinivasan

(Published in Sri Aurobindo’s Action and Next Future) Philanthropy and social service are the expressions of the more generous part of human nature.  When these higher impulses of he nobler … Continue reading

November 1, 2012