Posts Tagged with: "science"

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 […]

Piecing the Puzzle

Piecing the Puzzle

In an article in the Deccan Chronicle (6th January, 2010), the author M.S. Swaminathan expressed his view that “only science […]

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 […]

Science and Politics

Science and Politics

In the following speech made at the Indian Science News Association, Calcutta, on 21st August, 1938, Subhas Chandra Bose elaborates […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

Moving Forward

Moving Forward

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