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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.

Coping With Disruptive Change-M.S. Srinivasan

(Rapid change is an undeniable feature of our contemporary society, especially, in the corporate world.  And with the advent of technology, change has become not only fast but disruptive with … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Managing Change-Emerging Perspectives-M.S. Srinivasan

(A brief review of new thinking in change-management strategies.) The old world is relatively placid and static in comparison to the new world which is hyper-dynamic, changing and competitive.  In … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Meaning and Challenge of Change-Integral View-M.S. Srinivasan

(An integral perspective on the meaning of change.) In our modern world especially in the corporate world there is a constant clamour for “change.”  Corporate pundits proclaim, “Change is the … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

FAQ’s of Children-XXII-M.S. Srinivasan

(The principal of a large school in Bombay gave us a list of frequently asked questions by 13 year old children in her school and asked us whether we can … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · 2 Comments

Drop It-M.S. Srinivasan

An Indian prince, Bhargava, comes to Gautama Buddha for initiation and become a monk.  In  a large hall in a monastery, the Enlightened One was sitting in a chair over … Continue reading

September 25, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Dark Secret

(A free rendering of a beautiful and poignant Buddhist story.) They are the last days of Gautama Buddha, the Enlightened One.  The Great Master was meeting his disciples personally and … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · 1 Comment

FAQ’s of Children -XXI-M.S. Srinivasan

(The principal of a large school in Bombay gave us a list of frequently asked questions by 13 year old children in her school and asked us whether we can … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ignorance, Evolution and the Avatar-M.S. Srinivasan

Once upon a time, there lived in the dark depth of a drainage water canal, a large number of worms crawling contently in the darkness, unaware of the light of … Continue reading

September 21, 2013 · 1 Comment

What is a Miracle?-M.S. Srinivasan

A seeker went to see a great saint who used to perform miracles like materialisation etc. The saint waved his hand, produced a wrist-watch and gave it to the seeker. … Continue reading

September 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Spirit of Indian Art-M.S. Srinivasan

(This story is based on an episode in the life of the great artist Sri Nandalal Bose) Shanthiniketan— the great institution founded by Rabindranath Tagore. The art students were sitting … Continue reading

September 17, 2013 · 1 Comment