Articles By: Alok Alok

The Success of Failure

The Success of Failure

It has been said in spiritual traditions that success is often a harder test to pass than failure. Truly, if […]

Two Sides of a Coin

Two Sides of a Coin

The medical and spiritual views of the human body are different. The medical man sees it from the platform of […]

Of Truth and Doubt

Of Truth and Doubt

There is a spirit of inquiry and a spirit of doubt. The two may appear similar and close in their […]

The Development of Man

The Development of Man

There is an outer technology of machine and equipment that has been instrumental in making human life a little more […]

The Elusive Magic Potion

The Elusive Magic Potion

Since the time man began his adventure upon earth he has been in search of a magic potion, or call […]

Looking Beyond

Looking Beyond

Science has reached a crossroads in its laborious journey through the tunnel of matter’s night. This journey, being lit only […]

Food for Thought

Food for Thought

Man’s preoccupation with food is nothing new. It is a remnant of his long animal past that persists into his […]

Science and Spirituality

Science and Spirituality

There is a spiritual seeking in Science and there is a science in spirituality. This world is a manifestation of […]

That, which we Seek

That, which we Seek

We seek a science that does not merely see aspects but the very face and body of Truth. We seek […]

The Science of the Supernature

The Science of the Supernature

There is technology and there is Science, just as there are techniques and there is a Principle, or there are […]

Of Little Buddhias and Buddhas

Of Little Buddhias and Buddhas

Budhia, or the marathon child, has created a history of sorts by his non-stop spell of running continuously for 7 […]

The Human Body: Machinistic and Consciousness View

The Human Body: Machinistic and Consciousness View

There has been a certain tendency in many quarters to study and regard the body as a machine. Comparisons are […]

The Tragedies of Time

The Tragedies of Time

Disasters and catastrophes, whether man-made or natural, raise several questions for the human mind. For men living largely in their […]

Sharing Difficulties in Yoga

Sharing Difficulties in Yoga

In life, and even more in the path of yoga, we are naturally confronted with outer and inner difficulties. We […]

Man and Society: Human Relationships

Man and Society: Human Relationships

Human relationships can be a source of stress, as much as support and succour.  Often this goes quite unrecognised because […]

The Two Spirits

The Two Spirits

There is a spirit of enquiry and there is a spirit of doubt. The two appear similar and close but […]

Of Carbon Copies and the Divine Body

Of Carbon Copies and the Divine Body

Can human beings be cloned? Can we improve our race through purely mechanical processes? Would genetic engineering hold the key […]

A New Thought, A New Birth

A New Thought, A New Birth

The present world is witnessing something of a new, beautiful and true change.  We see the signs of this great […]

The Mask of God

The Mask of God

Pain is a mask Thou wearest, our bodies to hide From fierce delight. Error is a mask The veil that […]

Social Health and Man Management

Social Health and Man Management

All illness is essentially an outer reflection of an inner disequilibrium.[1] This disequilibrium may be between different parts (psychological and […]

The Tsunami Shock and After

The Tsunami Shock and After

A giant wave of destruction has passed over Southeast Asia swallowing many human lives. In minds that are sensitive, it […]

Past Forward

Past Forward

We move forward carrying with us the anguish of the past and a hope for the future. We carry the […]

Humanitarianism/Philanthropy and the Malady called Man

Humanitarianism/Philanthropy and the Malady called Man

The new religion of this age is humanitarianism. The idea in itself is not new but it has perhaps never […]

Yoga Therapy – Theoretical and Paradigmatic Considerations

Yoga Therapy – Theoretical and Paradigmatic Considerations

Yoga, it is said, is practical psychology.[1] It is psychology in the sense that it deals with man’s deepest needs […]

Health: Mental versus Spiritual Perspective

Health: Mental versus Spiritual Perspective

Introduction The recognition of a spiritual dimension of health by the WHO has indeed been a landmark event. It is […]

The Need of the Hour

The Need of the Hour

The present world is witnessing something of a new, beautiful and true change.  We see the signs of this great […]

Parallel Truths

Parallel Truths

There are two movements, seemingly parallel, that have influenced the scientific mind of the last century. The first entered into […]

The Big Question

The Big Question

It is an age of matter. An age where materialism governs everything. An era when man sees himself as nothing […]

Physician Discover Thyself

Physician Discover Thyself

Medical Sciences, it is often remarked, have grown out of an instinct of self-preservation and have been evolving more out […]

Moving Forward

Moving Forward

All those who set their feet upon a new way of living and seeing are asked: what is the proof […]