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.


  (Review of the book Execution: The Discipline of Getting Things Done by Larry Bossidy and Ramcharan, Business Books)             Contemporary management literature is an ocean of concepts, theories, visions, … Continue reading

December 14, 2018

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

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

Work and Life: Balance Or Choice? – M.S. Srinivasan

Is it possible to perfectly balance work and life or do we have to choose between them? This article examines this question in the form of a case study, followed … Continue reading

May 25, 2015 · 1 Comment

Towards Soulful Capitalism and Conscious Business – M.S. Srinivasan

 (This article is a review and analysis of some of the ideas presented in the book “Conscious Capitalism” by John Mackey and Raj Sisodia, in the light if Integral Management) … Continue reading

February 11, 2015

UPLIFTING POLITICAL STEWARDSHIP: A Case Study on the Character and Leadership of Abraham Lincoln

“With malice toward none; with charity for all; with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we … Continue reading

April 25, 2014 · 19 Comments

The Spiritual Transformation of Matter – M.S.Srinivasan

A brief review of Mother’s yoga of the cells based on Mother’s Yoga, A Compilation From The Mother’s Agenda, published by Mother’s photographs, Auroville, Tamil Nadu, India. The question is … Continue reading

January 27, 2014 · 3 Comments

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

Political Risk and Commercial Advantage-M.S. Srinivasan

In global business, clear understanding of the social and political environment of a nation where business is done is an important success-factor.  There are national environments which may offer commercial … Continue reading

August 1, 2013

The Creative Compassion–M.S. Srinivasan

[Published in Fourth Dimension Inc. Towards Integral Management. June 2011] (A case study based on the autobiography of Muhammad Yunus, Banker to the Poor, The University Press.   Muhammad Yunus … Continue reading

January 31, 2013