Logo
Banner
ARTICLES

The Speaking Tree: A spiritual approach to mental health (October 2019)

While innovations in medicine and psychotherapy are vital in treating mental illness, equally important is helping people re-establish contact with their soul.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: Contemplations for a plastic-free world (September 2019)

Let us envision our earth as a living spiritual organism and keep its landfills clean and its oceans buoyant by minimizing our plastic consumption and wastage.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: Spiritual birth pangs of a worldly life (August 2019)

Divine grace is paramount when it comes to those who are living a worldly life and yet struggling to be born as a spiritual being.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: Let us reconnect to precious water (July 2019)

Water gives us life and the least we can do is to give it some love.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: Experience the fullness in emptiness (July 2019)

If you wish to discover yourself and be happy, nurture the emptiness of ‘no mind’ state and let it guide you.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: Ways to become an enlightened being (June 2019)

We can experience enlightenment by concentrating on our aspiration, effort and surrender.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: Lose yourself and become immortal (May 2019)

When you lose yourself, you find a deeper self — that is unified with the Divine.

Read More

A diary of gratitude (May 2019)

Keeping a daily diary of gratitude is an easy way to change your negative and complaining mindset.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: The spiritual dimension of voting (April 2019)

For the growth and betterment of our nation, we must learn to rise above our narrow identities and choose wise representatives.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: We need to transcend gender and sexual identities (March 2019)

Many spiritual perspectives recognize that our gender and sexual identities can be fluid and multifaceted and encourage us to accept and integrate them.

Read More

Depression — An integral perspective (March 2019)

Our thoughts, when nurtured properly can provide an effective antidote to depression.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: Say goodbye to examination anxieties (February 2019)

Youngsters and those putting pressure on them to perform need to look at the bigger picture and ease up.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: Bored — Disengage yourself for a while (January 2019)

Let’s not forget that at times, there is a great value in being disengaged, and staying relaxed, silent and quiet.

Read More

Everything we have, belongs to her (January 2019)

In Sri Aurobindo’s integral yoga, the Divine Mother is at the centre and everything that we have belongs to her.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: Set your goals for the new year (December 2018)

If you wish to move forward, then stop chasing specific and short-lived goals. Instead, come up with an all-encompassing vision to guide your life.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: Align yourself with the universal life force (November 2018)

We did not enter this world with a heavy baggage of acclaim, aptitudes, assets, or authority and, therefore, we can choose to be happy in their presence as well as in their absence.

Read More

Heal your pain (November 2018)

When someone gets a consistent relationship where their spirit is loved, valued and validated, this powerful experience gets internalized in the self.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: The Thirukkural way to psychotherapy (October 2018)

Thirukkural, an ancient Tamil text written by the sage-philosopher Thiruvalluvar, shows us a profound way to overcome loss.

Read More

The Speaking Tree: Let’s learn the language of oneness (September 2018)

When we look deeply, we find that all religions are devoted to the one universal consciousness, and its myriad manifestations.

Read More

Turn setbacks into fuel for self-growth (September 2018)

If we manage to develop mindfulness towards non-fulfillment, the curse of loss turns into a boon of transcendence.

Read More
1234567