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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 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 · Leave a comment

Creativity and Values – M.S. Srinivasan

Values and creativity are the two pillars of developmental learning. This article examines how to incorporate these two vital factors in our systems of learning.   The Need for Both … Continue reading

February 15, 2017 · 1 Comment

Money: Black, White and Grey – M.S. Srinivasan

The demonetisation measures of the Government of India to curb black money generated some heated debates on the pros and cons of the method. This article examines some of the … Continue reading

February 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

Business Responsibility and Social Responsibility – M.S. Srinivasan

(What are the responsibilities of business to society? This article is a reappraisal of the traditional and emerging perspectives on social responsibility of business.) Sometimes back a senior executive of … Continue reading

January 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Is Happiness the Aim of Life? – M.S. Srinivasan

(This is a popular conception which needs to be reexamined in a deeper light. This article looks at this conception in the light of Indian spiritual perspective) Happiness and Human … Continue reading

January 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Indwelling Love – The Mother

For the inner Godhead never imposes herself, she neither demands nor threatens; she offers and gives herself, conceals and forgets herself in the heart of all beings and things; she … Continue reading

December 20, 2016 · 1 Comment

Towards an Alternative Paradigm of Matter: A Consciousness Perspective – M.S. Srinivasan

This article is a summary and conclusion of the earlier three part series of article on the Nature of Matter in New Physics, in the light of a consciousness perspective.) … Continue reading

December 5, 2016 · 1 Comment

Culture and Economic Development – III: The Task Ahead – M.S. Srinivasan

This Indian vision of development has a living relevance for the future evolution of human society.  For, as Sri Aurobindo points out, “…in the next great stage of human progress … Continue reading

November 16, 2016 · 6 Comments

Culture and Economic Development – II: The Indian Paradigm – M.S. Srinivasan

  Economics in ancient India, contrary to popular conceptions, was given much importance in the thought and life of the people.   The science of economics, called Vritta, formed an important … Continue reading

November 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Culture and Economic Development – I: The Economic Rhetoric – M.S. Srinivasan

The modern age is characterised by the predominance of the economic motives, overshadowing the other equally or even more important motives such as the intellectual, aesthetic and ethical motives of … Continue reading

October 14, 2016 · Leave a comment