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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.

Types of Thinking: Towards a Synthesis – by M.S. Srinivasan

Our human mind is in its essence a thinker. Thinking is the primary function of our mind. But there are many kinds or types of thinking depending on where or … Continue reading

December 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

Towards an Alternative Paradigm of Consciousness – M.S. Srinivasan

(This article is a sequel to the other three articles on the alternative paradigm of Matter, Life and Mind. There may be a certain amount of repetition of ideas from … Continue reading

November 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Blinding Habit and the Changed Situation – M.S. Srinivasan

(This is a slightly modified version of the story told by the well-known spiritual teacher, Mata Amirthanandamayi. It is a good story to illustrate a lesson in change management  – … Continue reading

October 5, 2017 · 1 Comment

Spirituality, Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility – M.S. Srinivasan

(There is a higher spiritual dimension to sustainability and corporate responsibility. This article brings out this higher dimension in the concept of sustainable evolution.) Our Sustainable Evolution Sustainability has become … Continue reading

September 6, 2017 · 1 Comment

Resurgence of the East or the Triumph of Western Capitalism ? – M.S. Srinivasan

(What is the significance of the emerging economic resurgence of the East? This article examines this question from a deeper perspective) The well-known consultancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), in one of … Continue reading

August 1, 2017 · 4 Comments

Towards an Alternative Paradigm of Mind – M.S. Srinivasan

(In our earlier articles we have discussed the principles of an alternative paradigm of Matter and followed by a similar discussion on the science of Life. This article is a … Continue reading

July 6, 2017 · 1 Comment

Towards an Alternative Paradigm of Life – M.S. Srinivasan

(In an earlier article, we have discussed briefly the principles of an alternative paradigm or science of Matter in the light of a consciousness perspective. This article is a similar … Continue reading

June 3, 2017 · 2 Comments

Human Worker and the Machine Intelligence – M.S. Srinivasan

A new trend which is debated and discussed intensely and extensively in the media is the increasing influx of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and robots in to the work-place. Many tasks … Continue reading

May 26, 2017 · 8 Comments

Bullfighting and the Meaning of Culture – M.S. Srinivasan

(Recently, the banning of Jallikkatt, an ancient sport of bullfighting in Tamil Nadu, by the Supreme Court of India evoked widespread protest in this Indian state. This article examines this … Continue reading

May 4, 2017 · 15 Comments

Ego is the Helpful 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

April 22, 2017 · Leave a comment