The way of the body

All of yoga, every kind of spirituality that you can find, became necessary because of the seeming conflict between the physical and that which belongs to a dimension beyond the physical.

published on : 18th September 2022

'The Inner Light' book review: Beginner’s guide to spirituality and finding peace

Author Sumaa Tekur speaks to CE about her debut book and the many benefits of starting one’s spiritual journey.

published on : 24th August 2022

Problem of Prejudice

If we can patiently gauge situations, we will definitely be able to awaken the love and compassion in our hearts.

published on : 17th July 2022

The Certainty of Uncertainty

To know your future means to mar your present. And to mar your present is to bring your spiritual development to a grinding halt.  

published on : 17th July 2022

Vastu can help you remain positive

As per the tenets of Vastu, if a house is in sync with the universal energy system, no external elements can make its residents either stressed or anxious.  

published on : 26th June 2022

The perils of preconceived notions

Children, knowingly or unknowingly, many of us harbour prejudices about others. Our preconceptions do not allow us to understand them properly.

published on : 5th June 2022

The storehouse of knowledge

Most people in India are aware that the Vedas are the oldest texts in Hinduism. However, not many are familiar with what exactly they contain.

published on : 5th June 2022

Exploring spirituality: A beginner’s guide

First, one must understand the true meaning of spirituality. Many of us consider ourselves to be spiritual when in reality, we are religious.

published on : 5th June 2022

Asleep but Aware: Is it possible?

To sleep consciously, you should have no sense of body. Only if your identification with the body is completely broken, will you sleep consciously.

published on : 29th May 2022

Following the master

‘People are waiting’ were the words of Swami Sivananda to his disciple Swami Vishnudevananda… The year was 1957.

published on : 29th May 2022

'She thought being poor was good': A new documentary throws light on the 'darker side' of Mother Teresa

When she was struggling with old age, the church was calling on her to help save it from the growing scandal of child abuse by priests. 

published on : 7th May 2022

Celebrating a confluence of cultures

This two-day event comprising performances and workshops pays homage to different dance forms that are a representation of our country’s cultural heritage

published on : 23rd April 2022

Festivals of Introspection  

Our sages have made so many fasts and festivals so that humans can learn to rest a little.

published on : 10th April 2022

Floral fundamentalist  

It is their “positive energy” that Aggarwal has explored in her first-ever solo exhibition  of over 20 paintings. 

published on : 3rd April 2022

Spiritual sabbaticals

Many young successful Indians are exchanging vacation time to reboot their inner lives

published on : 3rd April 2022

Spirituality begins with self

No matter which path of spirituality you follow, and whether you are religious or not, the fundamentals of spirituality never change.

published on : 13th March 2022

Feeling the consciousness

Our physical, mental, emotional and spiritual bodies are integrated through the heart

published on : 11th April 2021

Journey is important, Not culmination

The Ramayana is not about the killing of Ravana, it is about Ram’s foray into the world in pursuit of Sita.

published on : 30th June 2019

Climbing the peak of spirituality

Today, all of us know that a CV (curriculum vitae) is essential to apply for a job. We state our skills, talents, qualification, experiences and known references in the document.

published on : 28th April 2018

Avidya finally leads to samsara

Having realised our existence of the living now, it is important to take the necessary decisions to step out of the wheel and watch the fun rather than being caught in it and spinning forever.

published on : 21st April 2018