The centenarian saint

September 2017 By Pradeep Krishnan Dr Philipose Mar Chrysostom Mar Thoma Valiya Metropolitan, the world’s first centenarian bishop, talks to Pradeep Krishnan about his views on God, spirituality and the true essence of human life

Not minding the mind

September 2017 By Suma Varughese Slowly and gradually through constant practise, the Higher Self is gaining control over the capricious mind, says Suma Varughese The hardest challenge on the spiritual path is to disassociate with the mind. The mind is so all-pervasive that even the thought of disassociating with it can seem like a chimer

Mindfulness, an app away

September 2017 By Zahabiya Ali Smartphone applications, like 'Calm', are the l

From Springen to Vrindavan

August 2017 By Rashmi Sehgal Rashme Sehgal meets Swami Vishwananda, a Mauritian born disciple of Mahavatar Babaji, and propounder of bhakti marga, who has opened an ashram in Vrindavan to highlight the cause of decaying river Yamuna

God in the Vedas

July 2017 By Ritu Khurana In this modern age where religion is often symbolised by ritualism, material desires, superstitions and ignorance, the Vedas stand as a beacon of purity, deep chintan, truth and inner consciousness. At  the outset, one must confess that Vedas are as deep and unfathomable as the ocean. To add to the complexi

Consciousness in 7 Steps

July 2017  Our aura is a pool of energy surrounding our physical body. This energy flows in and out of our body and at certain locations, flows in the form of a whirlpool. When we are well, the energy flows freely. However, negative thoughts and emotions lodge themselves in our chakras, hampering the flow of energy.  Dr Neeta Yuvraj founder of Redikall He