The Path through the Forest to Our Soul

Reading Time: 4 minutesThere is a forest inside each of us. Just as we are a part of the forest, it is a part of us. The world soul, Anima Mundi, is, according to several systems of thought, an intrinsic connection between all living things on the planet, which relates to our world in much the same way […]

Revisiting the Idea of School Education of Rabindranath Tagore

Reading Time: 4 minutesTagore wanted to defend freedom he enjoyed in his family, for all humanity. He remained firmly opposed to colonial education that aimed at material prosperity. He believed that only education could promote freedom of humans and made real effort to carry out his educational mission almost unaided and alone. He was fully conscious of child […]

The Story of Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr

Reading Time: 4 minutesFasting during Ramadan allows Muslims to seek nearness from Allah, ask forgiveness, express gratitude to him and atone for sins, among many others. It is essentially a time of spiritual discipline, deep contemplation and reflection. Muslims believe that the first verses of the Qur’an were given to Prophet Muhammad in Ramadan. Tradition dictates that the […]

How to overcome fear in Yogic Terms

Reading Time: 3 minutesFears are our creations. Though a figment of imagination, it’s real. Fear torments and breaks us. Mira, cites the way of the renowned mystic, Sadhguru Yogi, to help us understand how we can overcome and win over fear. The way to being fearless is possible. It’s real too. Most of us harbor fear in our mind of […]