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History and the Future – II – M.S. Srinivasan

One of the major defects which pursues the study of history is the lack of a proper perspective. The subject is presented as a flow of dates, events and personalities … Continue reading

June 15, 2016 · 1 Comment

History and the Future – I – M.S. Srinivasan

One of the major defects which pursues the study of history is the lack of a proper perspective. The subject is presented as a flow of dates, events and personalities … Continue reading

June 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

India: Land of the Rishis – M.S. Srinivasan

(On the occasion of India’s Independence Day on August 15, a brief tribute to the spiritual forefathers of Indian civilization and the torch-bearers of the spirit who followed them.) Indian … Continue reading

August 11, 2015 · 1 Comment

What is the Right Path for India: Secularism or Spirituality? – M.S. Srinivasan

(On the occasion of India’s Independence day on 15th August) There is almost a consensus among modern intelligentsia that secularism as it was conceived and practiced in the West is … Continue reading

August 13, 2014 · 4 Comments

Karma In History: An Evolutionary Perspective-IV-M.S. Srinivasan

 [Published in Sraddha, February 2010] Karma and the Law of Evolution We have discussed so far an important aspect of the Law of Karma, Law of consequences, tracing it to … Continue reading

September 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Karma In History: An Evolutionary Perspective-III-M.S. Srinivasan

[Published in Sraddha, February 2010] We were discussing the factors which determine the quality of karma.  This brings us to the question what are the types of action which can … Continue reading

September 6, 2013 · 2 Comments

Karma In History: An Evolutionary Perspective-II-M.S. Srinivasan

[Published in Sraddha, February 2010] The Truth Behind the Popular Conception This is the general or core process of the law of karma, which is not entirely mathematical or ethical … Continue reading

September 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Karma In History: An Evolutionary Perspective-I-M.S. Srinivasan

[published in Shraddha, February 2010] Karma, not scientific and technological progress, is the factor in human life that produces welfare and happiness or alternatively misery and sorrow. Arnold Toynbee The … Continue reading

September 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Mystic, Magi And The Priest: Evolution Of Vedic Religion-M.S. Srinivasan

[Pub in Rbhu, August 2011] I have already discussed briefly in my earlier article on Vedic Society and Culture, some of the basic principles and values of Vedic religion.  In … Continue reading

June 24, 2013 · 4 Comments

The Vedic Philosophy–M.S. Srinivasan

Is there a philosophical element in the Vedas? The answer depends on the way we define philosophy.  If philosophy means intellectual enquiry or abstract conceptualising there is not much of … Continue reading

April 26, 2013 · 1 Comment