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.

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 · 3 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

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 · Leave a comment

The Roots of Race and Other Prejudices – M.S. Srinivasan

In a country which thinks itself to be the greatest champion of democracy, and quite often pontificates on democracy from a pedestal of superiority to other nations, white police officers … Continue reading

September 7, 2016 · 1 Comment

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 · Leave a comment

The Significance of Culture – Sri Aurobindo

(Culture is not merely the outer forms of music and dance or the customs, traditions and values.  It is the aspiration and effort to govern our lower nature made of … Continue reading

August 13, 2016 · 3 Comments

The Next Step in Evolution: Superman or a Supermachine – M.S. Srinivasan

“Good bye Humans: Are we creating the engines of our own demise”… this is the title of a special issue of an Information Technology magazine. Such thinking can no longer … Continue reading

August 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Nature of Matter in New Physics – III – M.S. Srinivasan

The Basic Stuff of the Physical Reality:  Is It Information?      Our  investigations into the nature of the physical reality in the  light  of  discoveries  and  perceptions  of New physics  … Continue reading

July 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Nature of Matter in New Physics – II – M.S. Srinivasan

The Wave Theory of Matter: Among the many two-in-one concepts of modern physics, like for example space-time, or matter-energy, the most esoteric, even a little bizarre, is the particle-wave concept.   … Continue reading

July 7, 2016 · 3 Comments