January 2, 2015

PK: What’s wrong and how to make it right…

Two day’s back my dear friend Shashi was kind enough to give me two movies to watch. One was the “controversial” (what which I would call vindictive) “Bollywood” (read Hindi) movie called PK and another was “yet another” (read unusual) Hollywood drama-crime-thriller GONE GIRL. Both movies, apparently, had a social […]
February 14, 2014

U Mahesh Prabhu appointed as Hon. Director of Center for Global Research & Initiatives

U. Mahesh Prabhu is appointed as Center for Global Research & Initiatives’s Hon. Director. Centre for Global Research & Initiatives (CGRI) is think-tank that is not-for-profit, nonpartisan and poised to DEFINE, DESIGN and DELIVER on India’s national interests. We are confident of attaining this through inspiring the intellect by conducting in-depth research by appointing competent revered […]
October 25, 2013

Personal notes of wisdom from the UPANISHADS

UPANISHADS are considered to be HINDUISM’s “holiest scriptures” speaking of a path for attaining MOKSHA (read LIBERATION). After having completed reading 11 main UPANISHADS, namely ISHA, KATHA, BRIHADARANYAKA, CHANDOGYA, SHVETASHVATARA, MUNDAKA, MANDUKYA, KENA, PRASHNA, TAITTIRIYA and AITERAYA, I have found myself rather intrigued by their wisdom. Following are some of their best teachings: Speaking […]
October 25, 2013

Mundaka Upanishad on Teacher, Rituals and Sacrifices

We live in an era of SELF STYLED, PREACHERS, GURUS AND GOD MEN; who – simply – invent,  re-invent and circumvent age old IDEAS and re-brand as something “new”. For whatever the “new-news” they will always fail to impress the truly LEARNED and WISE. Following is an interesting except from […]