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.

Living on Less Than $1 A Day – M.S. Srinivasan

(Review of the book Poor Economics by Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo, Penguin Books) Poverty is a subject of great interest to economists and there is a voluminous literature on … Continue reading

November 5, 2018

Effort and the Output : An Uncommon Approach – M.S. Srinivasan

Our modern culture, especially the corporate culture, is heavily result-oriented, with an excessive focus on outcomes like for example, productivity. However here is an attitude or an approach from a … Continue reading

October 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

Ethical Dilemmas in Cross Cultural Management – M.S.Srinivasan & O.P.Dani

(Published in Charted Secretary, Journal of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India) There is at present a growing recognition of the need and importance of ethical values in the … Continue reading

September 7, 2018

The King-Sage: Indian Ideal of Leadership – M.S. Srinivasan

We are at present living in a world which is becoming increasingly global, interconnected, fast-changing complex and unpredictable. To manage such a world, the leader need faculties beyond reason. Here … Continue reading

August 17, 2018

Integrity, Ethics and Governance: The integral View – M.S.Srinivasan

Integrity, Ethics and Governance: The integral View M.S.Srinivasan There is a growing recognition that corporate governance has to be based on Ethics and Values. But we need a broader definition … Continue reading

July 26, 2018

Passion or Calm? A Yogic Perspective-M.S. Srinivasan

(An alternative view on excellence in work in the light of Yogic Psychology) We all say or think that we have to work with passion, which is now accepted universally … Continue reading

March 6, 2018

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

Beyond Judgement: Towards True Understanding – M.S. Srinivasan

(This article examines the relationship between understanding and judgment in the light of integral psychology) When one understands, one no longer judges and when one judges it means one doesn’t … Continue reading

March 7, 2017 · 1 Comment

Corporation as a Community – M.S. Srinivasan

A business organization is undoubtedly a part of the economic life of the community.  But it is not exclusively an economic entity; it is also a social organism or a … Continue reading

October 6, 2016 · 3 Comments

Building Corporate Integrity – M.S. Srinivasan

Moral force cannot be confirmed merely by ideas, it can only be forged and tempered in the workshop of action. –Sri Aurobindo The modern corporate world as a whole is … Continue reading

August 24, 2016 · 1 Comment