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The splendour of Gayatri mantra and its far reaching significance at personal, social, global, physical, mental, and spiritual level (Akhand Jyoti May-June 2004)

Gayatri and Yagya constitute the foundation of the Vedic Culture.  While Gayatri imparts wisdom and pure intelligence, Yagya inspires corresponding creativity and actions.  Yagyas ...

Creative excellence is the highest form of human expression. Martin Luther King Jr. puts it like this - “If a man is called to be a street sweeper, he should sweep streets even as ...

Meditation cleanses and purifies the mind.  It nourishes the soul and makes us firm and focused.  It can calm down and rejuvenate our vacillating and tensed mind and also augment i...

How to simplify your life

A simple life has a different meaning and a different value for every person. However, in general, it means getting rid of many of the things you do so you can spend more time with...

The wise recommend against excess of any kind. This applies not just to the bad qualities, but also the good ones. There is a fable where King Bali was consigned to anguish and suf...

Time is the essence of life.  Utilizing time wisely brings improvement in life and wasting time wastes life.  Time does not wait for anyone.  If keeps ticking towards and unknown d...

Very often we lose mental peace when we come under the spell of worries, sadness, desperation, fear, anger and restlessness as a result of a difficult situation in our lives or as ...

Very often it is observed that people try to avoid or run away from pressing problems instead of finding solutions to them. The amount of time that we waste in searching the modes ...

Gayatri Mantra is considered the most important and sacred among the mantras. The material and spiritual benefits that it bestows are immense. This article provides a short summary...