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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.

Beyond Traditional Environmentalism:–M.S. Srinivasan

An Alternative Paradigm on Environment M.S. Srinivasan (Review of the book Cradle to Cradle by William Mc Donough & Michael Braungart, North Point Press)   The remedies to the environmental … Continue reading

March 4, 2019 · 2 Comments

Ecology, Ethics and Economics: The Emerging Convergence – O.P. Dani & M.S.Srinivasan

(Published in a Golden Jubilee Souvenir of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India) A very important development in the corporate world is the growing convergence of what we may … Continue reading

June 15, 2018

Two Futuristic Innovations – M.S. Srinivasan

When Wright brothers invented the aeroplane and flew it for the first time, Thomas Alva Edison, the great scientist and inventor, was reported to have said that as long as … Continue reading

December 1, 2015 · 2 Comments

Towards Sustainable Farming – M.S. Srinivasan

Agricultural systems are a vital link in our planetary ecology. We cannot hope to achieve sustainability without sustainable farming. This article examines the prospects and possibilities of sustainable farming based … Continue reading

August 1, 2015 · 2 Comments

Towards an Ecology of Consciousness – by M.S. Srinivasan

An integrated approach to ecology, sustainability and development is the need of the hour. But this integration cannot be achieved on the basis of a predominantly physical concept of Man … Continue reading

June 30, 2014 · 1 Comment

Building a Sustainable Corporate Culture-M.S. Srinivasan

(The corporate approach to sustainability involves mainly effluent treatment waste-recycling, energy conservation, stress on renewable energies and resources. And in a few organizations which have advanced further, there is an … Continue reading

August 19, 2013

Steering our Sustainable Evolution

In our earlier articles we have made a brief review of the institutional and technological solutions to the present ecological crisis and also their limitations.  We have also indicated a … Continue reading

July 8, 2013

Ecology, Economics and Development: A Holistic Perspective–M.S. Srinivasan

We need ecological balance but we also need economic development.  And we have to grow as human beings, individually and collectively.  We need a new vision of development which can … Continue reading

July 2, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Impact of Biotechnology-M.S. Srinivasan

THE IMPACT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY Much has been said and written about the ethics of bio-technology.  Recently there was a lot of controversy and debate in India on genetically modified food … Continue reading

June 21, 2013

The Clean Energy and Green Technologies-M.S. Srinivasan

Science and Technology will be an important part of the solution to the present ecological crisis.  This article examines some of the prospects, possibilities and difficulties involved in developing sustainable … Continue reading

June 4, 2013