BhagavadGita’s Direction to Defeat Depression

Depression is a topic that tends to be a taboo topic and gets talked about in a hushed manner! It isn't a crime / sign of weakness / curse to feel depressed. It is just a unhealthy state of mind / brain just like any other organ in our body. If pancreas fail to do … Continue reading BhagavadGita’s Direction to Defeat Depression

Mind Your Mind to be Happy & Healthy

We have either read or heard of this: 'Happiness is a state of Mind. It is not in the external objects, but is an Inherent Quality of Every Soul' Still we associate our happiness to external objects and even hand-out our happiness's remote control to others!! try so hard to be happy! If we closely … Continue reading Mind Your Mind to be Happy & Healthy

Inspiration from BhagavadGita to Keep Going

Many times, we get demotivated / discouraged to do a particular task.It could be because we think it might not be right to do it ORwe worry about the outcome ORwe think we don't have the capacity to do it ORsomeone made hurtful / doubtful remarks about our work. BhagavadGita gives us pointers to motivate … Continue reading Inspiration from BhagavadGita to Keep Going

BhagavadGita’s Strategies for Coping with the Inevitable

One thing that is certain as soon as we are born is our 'death'! Yes, death is an uncomfortable and a taboo topic, but is the bitter reality of life. The very thought of death scares us; we don't want to talk about it. It hits us when we encounter the demise of someone close … Continue reading BhagavadGita’s Strategies for Coping with the Inevitable

BhagavadGita’s Solution for Dealing with Envy

Envy is a negative feeling or emotion that one could experience over something he / she doesn't have. It could be about a material possession like a house / vehicle / money. Envy (Matsarya in Samskrita) is also considered to be one of the Six Enemies of the mind. This has increased even more with … Continue reading BhagavadGita’s Solution for Dealing with Envy

BhagavadGita’s Solution for Confusion

Confusion is a symptom / state of emotion that makes one feel as if he / she cannot think clearly or not capable of taking decisions. (NOTE: This blog post is part of a series; please refer to BhagavadGita, The Solution Provider to access the complete series.) Over-analysis / overthinking / self-doubt often lead to … Continue reading BhagavadGita’s Solution for Confusion

Solution for Anger in BhagavadGita

This blog post is on the Shlokas / Verses from BhagavadGita that touch upon the aspect of Anger and how to tackle the same in our life. (NOTE: This blog post is part of a series; please refer to BhagavadGita, The Solution Provider to access the complete series.) Attachment and Desire are considered to be … Continue reading Solution for Anger in BhagavadGita

Foundational Hymns

An article written by our respected co-blogger, Sri. RamaMurthy took me down the memory lane when I was learning a set of basic hymns. So, here's an account of my experience before getting onto Sri. RamaMurthy's blog section. Irrespective of the religion or geographical region, if our family is theist or believes in the Divine … Continue reading Foundational Hymns

World Health Day – April 07

April 07 is celebrated as World Health Day, basically a Global Health Awareness Day.The theme for the current year 2020 is 'Support Nurses & Midwives.'WHO chose the year 2020 as the "Year of the Nurse and Midwife" because of the contribution which nurses and midwives are making in making the world a healthier place. "Nurses … Continue reading World Health Day – April 07

Lord SriRama, Role Model for Humanity

On April 02, 2020, we celebrated SriRama Navami festival, which is the birthday of Lord SriRama. As per our Hindu mythology, SriRama is the seventh Avathar or incarnation of Lord Vishnu and this was during Thretha Yuga. In one of my earlier blogs, I had written about the lessons we can learn from Lord SriRama … Continue reading Lord SriRama, Role Model for Humanity