Posts Tagged with: "health"

The Mind-Body Continuum

The Mind-Body Continuum

Behind the enormous untapped potential of the human mind and body lies the power of a single cell. If we […]

The Fourth Dimension of Health

The Fourth Dimension of Health

Man, perhaps, has been the only animal who has the capability of actually participating in his own evolutionary progress, since […]

Health Management

Health Management

The human being can be viewed from different perspectives. The WHO has already included in its definition of health, the […]

Farming the Gandhian Way

Farming the Gandhian Way

Not many of us would have heard of Bhaskar Save but the world certainly has, even to the extent of […]

I and My Typewriter

I and My Typewriter

I place the typewriter in front of me and I begin typing a page.  It is supposed to be a […]

Inner Technology

Inner Technology

There is an outer technology of machinery and equipment which has made human life a little more comfortable. A lot […]

What does Health really Mean?

What does Health really Mean?

This article is based on a talk given by the author at SACAR, Pondicherry. It takes the reader from health […]

Is this the End?

Is this the End?

Is there a need to look for an alternative to modern medicine? This is a question often repeated and debated […]

Stress Management: A Different Approach

Stress Management: A Different Approach

Sheikh Saadi was passing across a wasteland when he saw someone sitting under a solitary tree. ”Who is he?” enquired […]

Integral Health

Integral Health

An integral view of illness demands an integral cure, provided our patience allows it. For living in an age of […]

Illness – An Integral View

Illness – An Integral View

This article explores the different ways of regaining health through illness. It speaks to people in the present world running […]

Stress: Killer or Healer

Stress: Killer or Healer

The mask of death Stress is regarded today as the number one killer disease. The receding frontiers of ignorance in […]

Misleading Conclusions

Misleading Conclusions

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

Human-management — the Key to Social Health

Human-management — the Key to Social Health

Society and human relationships can be a source of stress to an individual, just as it can be a source […]

Perspective

Perspective

The rich executive had just received a heart transplant. The cardiothoracic surgeon complimented himself for his success and newspapers ran […]

The Self & Nature

The Self & Nature

The Self and Nature are like the light and its lamp. Light is an essential common element. The quality, intensity, […]

The Healer Within

The Healer Within

“Or we may find when all the rest has failed Hid in ourselves the key of perfect change.”(1) Introduction All […]

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 […]

Sadhana as a Medical Doctor

Sadhana as a Medical Doctor

Sadhana in its deepest sense is independent of all outer circumstances. It is our ideas of circumstances and attitude towards […]

A True Physician

A True Physician

The physician is not just a person who is responsible for the cure of an illness. That may be his […]

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 […]

Facing Stress

Facing Stress

Stress is defined as the response of an organism to perceived threats in the environment. The ‘environmental stress’ need not […]

The Power of Peace

The Power of Peace

There is a power in Peace. The power to heal, support and succour. It is a power that can reach […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Doctor Shopping

Doctor Shopping

The growing dissatisfaction with modern medicine has created a new difficulty for the patient of present times. The medical world […]

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 […]