Articles By: M.S.Srinivasan M.S.Srinivasan

Eco-friendly Economic Development

Eco-friendly Economic Development

(Continued from the September issue)   The other important part of the solution is a constant and unremitting effort to […]

Sustainable Technologies: Energy Imperatives

Sustainable Technologies: Energy Imperatives

At present, the world is facing a serious environmental crisis which is threatening our very life-support system. But what is the […]

Sri Aurobindo’s Call to the Youth of India

Sri Aurobindo’s Call to the Youth of India

All great and new creation has to come from the youth.  And India at present needs such a new and […]

Towards a New Political Synthesis – II

Towards a New Political Synthesis – II

DIMENSIONS OF LIBERTY Most modern conceptions of liberty are confined to civic or democratic liberty.  But for a more lasting […]

Towards a New Political Synthesis (I)

Towards a New Political Synthesis (I)

THE INTEGRAL VIEW  The concept of sustainability has now been accepted by all progressive thinkers in environment and development studies.  […]

Sri Aurobindo’s Role in the Indian Freedom Movement

Sri Aurobindo’s Role in the Indian Freedom Movement

What is exactly the role of Sri Aurobindo in the Indian Freedom Movement? Many in India knew Sri Aurobindo as […]

Environmental Education and Other Interventions

Environmental Education and Other Interventions

Enforcement by Law Government laws and regulation on environment is one of the most well-known forms of institutional intervention for […]

The Green Invention

The Green Invention

In this article we will discuss briefly the institutional interventions of which the Environmental Education is the most important in […]

Dimensions of Sustainability

Dimensions of Sustainability

The concept of Sustainable Development is now universally accepted by all development thinkers. However in a more integral perspective, the […]

The Mother of Indian Culture – VI

The Mother of Indian Culture – VI

India, said a western historian, is the Mother of the human race. The ‘Veda’ is the Mother of Indian civilization […]

The Mother of Indian Culture (V)

The Mother of Indian Culture (V)

 .. Previous articles in this series p Part I  |  Part II  |  Part III  |  Part IV Modern Theories When […]

The Mother of Indian Culture (IV)

The Mother of Indian Culture (IV)

.. Previous articles in this series . Part I  |  Part II  |  Part III From Samhita to Sayana Let us […]

Creativity and Insanity

Creativity and Insanity

Is it necessary to be a little mad in order to be creative?  In an interesting article in the Economist, […]

The Mother of Indian Culture – III

The Mother of Indian Culture – III

India, said a western historian, is the Mother of the human race. The ‘Veda’ is the Mother of Indian civilization […]

The Mother of Indian Culture – II

The Mother of Indian Culture – II

India, said a western historian, is the Mother of the human race. The ‘Veda’ is the Mother of Indian civilization […]

The Mother of Indian Culture – I

The Mother of Indian Culture – I

India, said a western historian, is the Mother of the human race. The ‘Veda’ is the Mother of Indian civilization […]

Copyright Laws and the Dissemination of Higher Ideals

Copyright Laws and the Dissemination of Higher Ideals

Most of us are familiar with copyright laws. You can see it on the first page of any book published […]

Yoga, Psychology and the Indian Genius

Yoga, Psychology and the Indian Genius

India is well-known as the land of religion and philosophy. The spiritual masters of modern India like Sri Aurobindo and […]

FDI In Retail and Political Decision Making

FDI In Retail and Political Decision Making

The decision of the Government of India to bring in foreign companies to retail has generated much heat, controversy and […]

The Duryodhana Syndrome: Causes and Remedies

The Duryodhana Syndrome: Causes and Remedies

After a spate of scams and a strong popular uprising against corruption, we feel the pressing and urgent need for […]

Sri Aurobindo’s Teachings and Yoga

Sri Aurobindo’s Teachings and Yoga

Sri Aurobindo’s Teachings Sri Aurobindo’s teachings or vision of life revolves around the following three central ideas: Evolution of Consciousness […]

Corruption and Discipline

Corruption and Discipline

We are witnessing today two interesting phenomena. In India, unbridled corruption, and in another Asiatic nation, Japan, exemplary manifestation of […]

Social Service, Philanthropy and Spirituality

Social Service, Philanthropy and Spirituality

Social service and philanthropy are normally considered as great altruistic activities which lead to moral and spiritual development. But Sri […]

Introvert and Extrovert – A Deeper Perspective

Introvert and Extrovert – A Deeper Perspective

A well-known concept in modern psychology is the classification of human temperaments into two categories: Introvert and Extrovert. A somewhat […]

The Secret of Good Governance

The Secret of Good Governance

(Review of the book, Lee KuanYew: The Man and His Ideas by Han Fook Kwang, Warren Fernandes, Sumiko Tan, Singapore […]

The Vision that made the Nation – IV

The Vision that made the Nation – IV

The Vedic Social Ideal The other important question regarding the Vedic vision is whether the Vedic ideal is purely individualistic […]

The Vision that made the Nation – III

The Vision that made the Nation – III

Man and Cosmos (Vedic Cosmology) All great spiritual traditions had a system of cosmology.  In the Vedic tradition, cosmology is […]

The Vision that made the Nation – II

The Vision that made the Nation – II

The Fire of Sacrifice The key to the secret of Vedic way of Life lies in a clear understanding of […]

The Vision that made the Nation – I

The Vision that made the Nation – I

Discoveries of the Vedic Seers The best way to understand the history of the Vedic age is to view it […]

The Epic Novel

The Epic Novel

Some of the traditional and orthodox purists in India may object vehemently to this perspective and say Mahabharata is something […]