Articles in: Science & Spirituality

Leather and meat without killing animals

Leather and meat without killing animals

Andras Forgacs may be saying things which seem absurd to us right now, but having witnessed the fast pace of […]

The Study of God

The Study of God

Charles P. Steinmetz, the great electrical engineer, was once asked by Mr. Roger W. Babson: “What line of research will […]

What Makes Water Happy?

What Makes Water Happy?

Surfing through the Internet, I stumbled across this video which I’m sure everyone can relate to. The subject: Water. The […]

Intuition in Science

Intuition in Science

(In the popular conception, science is an entirely rational path in which discoveries are made by pure logic or mathematics.  […]

Science and Reality

Science and Reality

All spiritual seeking is a seeking after the deeper Truth of things, the Divine Reality behind and beyond the outer […]

The Greater Wonder

The Greater Wonder

The rich ambitious type A executive had just received a heart transplant. The cardiothoracic surgeon complemented himself for his success […]

Misleading Conclusions

Misleading Conclusions

There is a recent dangerous trend in certain scientific circles that explains away deeper and higher truths on the basis […]

Can a Neuroscientist Opine about God?

Can a Neuroscientist Opine about God?

There is a tendency in certain quarters to almost make a cult of science and take the word of a […]

Psychotherapy and Indian Thought – III

Psychotherapy and Indian Thought – III

The grand synthesis and more It is here that Sri Aurobindo steps in with His Yoga, stretching the line of […]

Psychotherapy and Indian Thought (II)

Psychotherapy and Indian Thought (II)

Another Vedantic Solution Indian thought is not only about mayavada and illusion. Despite the current emphasis on other-worldliness, there have […]

Psychotherapy and Indian Thought (I)

Psychotherapy and Indian Thought (I)

The Indian psyche has some special inherent features that act as checks to mental imbalance. This article discusses how they […]

A Need of the Times

A Need of the Times

“Man’s science builds its abstracts cold and brief And cuts to formulas the living whole. It is a brain and […]

Can Genes Make Me?

Can Genes Make Me?

They shared the same genes and even a part of their bodies. The conjoint twins lived together, shared the same […]

The Beginning of the End

The Beginning of the End

Has science reached its final limits? This is the subject of debate in prominent scientific circles. The atomic void has […]

The Ultimate Discovery

The Ultimate Discovery

Man, the explorer, has ever been in quest of the elixir of immortality, the ambrosia that can grant him health […]

The Adventure of Consciousness

The Adventure of Consciousness

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

Is Man Truly Great?

Is Man Truly Great?

Legends speak of the three strides of Vishnu*. The first two strides cover the sky and the earth. Yet, these […]

Methods of Enquiry and Research

Methods of Enquiry and Research

Research in life sciences, of which medicine is a specialised branch, seems to be entering into a blind alley because […]

Search and Research (III)

Search and Research (III)

The qualitative dimension A new science and new approach is needed. We find luminous hints of it in the ancient […]

Search and Research (II)

Search and Research (II)

The Qualitative Dimension A new or rather a double line of approach is therefore needed in our search and research. […]

Search and Research (I)

Search and Research (I)

The Parallel Lines Modern science has travelled a long way in its search, based on the reductionist model, which separated […]

Limits of Science

Limits of Science

Has science arrived at its limits? This is the subject of a debate doing the rounds in prominent scientific circles. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

My Research as my Sadhana

My Research as my Sadhana

When I was about twelve I read portions of the college textbook of physics that my elder brother was using. […]

Parallel Truths

Parallel Truths

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

Sickness and things Unseen

Sickness and things Unseen

The Iraq war is believed to be over. But another war, another affliction has arisen, strange and enigmatic, – the […]