Posts Tagged with: "God"

The Touch of a Master’s Hand

The Touch of a Master’s Hand

I was battered and scarred and the auctioneer Thought it scarcely worth his while To waste much time on the […]

Drawing God

Drawing God

A Kindergarten teacher was observing her classroom of children while they drew. She would occasionally walk around to see each […]

All in One

All in One

“…he [the seeker of the integral yoga] has felt a Divinity who is all these things, a Bringer of Light, […]

Call Me by My True Names

Call Me by My True Names

Do not say that I’ll depart tomorrow because even today I still arrive. Look deeply: I arrive in every second […]

Husn-e-Haqiqi (Beauty of Truth)

When I first heard this song, I didn’t understand a single word and yet, it had me completely absorbed – […]

Chariot of the Gods

Chariot of the Gods

The human body has been sometimes visualised as a chariot with horses as the vital–nervous forces driving it. The rein […]

The Grammar of Prayers

The Grammar of Prayers

How little we understand the way the physical world works and so when it comes to the world that remains […]

The Story of Krishna

The Story of Krishna

. . . . . Krishna At last I find a meaning of soul’s birth Into this universe terrible and […]

Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari

One early dawn in March I swam off Kanyakumari just as the great Swami had done back in 1892. The […]

The Divine Call

The Divine Call

Don’t sleep for just one night, my beautiful friend. And the treasure of eternity will appear before you. The sun […]

Where does God Live?

Where does God Live?

The other morning, as my six year old daughter was watching me shave, she suddenly asked, “Daddy, where does God […]

An Invaluable Gift

An Invaluable Gift

There was once a king who decided to distribute costly robes amongst his nobles. One of them, given to fits […]

Less Equals More

Less Equals More

It actually takes the smallest part of a second to have ones sense of equanimity ruffled if it isn’t integrated […]

Playing Ball

Playing Ball

Ever wondered what a ball feels like? When someone throws it nice and high, it must soar with some sense […]

Saying Thank You

Saying Thank You

The other day a doctor was heard commenting on how those who benefited by him had the tendency to first […]

Growing Up

Growing Up

It can be said without exaggeration that many (if not most) of us at some point or the other have […]

One Spoon of Sweetness Please

One Spoon of Sweetness Please

Has it ever happened that you take a sip of tea or coffee and immediately grimace because it tastes bitter? […]

Believing the Un-provable

Believing the Un-provable

An atheist professor of philosophy speaks to his class on the problem science has with God, The Almighty. He asks […]

The Prayer of Knots

The Prayer of Knots

Dear God, please untie the knots that are in my mind, my heart and my life. Remove the have nots, […]

Between Horizons

Between Horizons

The walk to God’s house is the most interesting one we could possibly take. For one thing, it is impossible […]

Hanging with the Uncool

Hanging with the Uncool

Some say God is not cool enough for the world as it exists today. He doesn’t know how to ‘hang’. […]

Not so Mysterious, After All

Not so Mysterious, After All

The only survivor of a shipwreck was washed up on a small, uninhabited island. He prayed feverishly for God to […]

Straight Lines and Circles

Straight Lines and Circles

It is said that the most difficult path to walk on is the one that leads to the Divine. Despite […]

The One Constant

The One Constant

If one takes a moment to reflect, it would seem incredible to review the number of changes that take place […]

Reaching Out for a Blade of Bliss

Reaching Out for a Blade of Bliss

A friend sent me an sms recently, inquiring about my state of health by literally mentioning all the malfunctioning bits […]

Grateful or Indebted?

Grateful or Indebted?

On numerous occasions in the course of a single lifetime, one finds oneself grateful — grateful for the support extended […]

Who do We Belong to?

Who do We Belong to?

Institutions. Organisations. Committees. Councils. Boards. Groups. Gangs. It would come as no surprise if nine out of ten who read […]

The Miracle of Birth

The Miracle of Birth

Parenthood is such a thrill… for most at least. Apart from the miracle of having created another human, there is […]

Does God Exist?

Does God Exist?

A man went to a barbershop to have his hair cut and his beard trimmed. As the barber began to […]

The Language of Life

The Language of Life

An illness is like a mis-spelt word in an unknown script. The modern physician is like someone trying to correct […]