Posts Tagged with: "video"

Breaking Barriers

Breaking Barriers

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The human body can adapt endlessly. All we need is to believe. To have faith. And courage. In this extraordinary […]

Hiye Kaaya Mein (In this Body…)

Hiye Kaaya Mein (In this Body…)

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(From the Kabir Project) Kabir evokes the simultaneous beauty and fragility of our body-selves through a series of metaphors in […]

The Pursuit of Ignorance

The Pursuit of Ignorance

In this witty talk, neuroscientist Stuart Firestein walks us through the reality behind knowledge which is in fact another word […]

Tu Ka Tu (You only You)

Tu Ka Tu (You only You)

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Prahlad Tipanya is one of the foremost names which comes to mind when one speaks of the revival of the […]

Giving Voice to the Animal Kingdom

Giving Voice to the Animal Kingdom

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A short and powerful talk by Frans Lanting who not only captures the most beautiful moments of the animal world […]

Music without Boundaries

Music without Boundaries

Recently I stumbled across a singer just by chance – Snatam Kaur. I know music is very subjective and we […]

Help Desks

Help Desks

I came across this piece of ingenuity in an article on Huffington Post. Of course there are many unaddressed aspects […]

I am that Change

I am that Change

A powerful video indeed… Are you that Change?

The Pale Blue Dot

The Pale Blue Dot

Sri Aurobindo and the Mother have spoken a lot about the Earth and our spiritual journey and ultimate goal, and […]

Why bees are disappearing

Why bees are disappearing

I’m not a big fan of bees. I’ve been stung a few times and having a beehive in my garden […]

What I learned from Nelson Mandela

What I learned from Nelson Mandela

What is the gift that Africa has to share with the rest of the world? Boyd Varty in a light […]

A Tribute to Mandela

A Tribute to Mandela

On 5th December 2013, the world mourned the passing away of one of the most iconic leaders in recent times. […]

The Story of Solutions

The Story of Solutions

I had to go shopping for a pair of shoes recently. I live in Pondicherry which hasn’t got enough stores […]

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 […]

Light in a Bottle

Light in a Bottle

Everyone loves innovative ideas. And simpler, the better. I came across an advertizement on the Internet which I thought was […]

Raag Vrindavani Sarang

Raag Vrindavani Sarang

Celebrating Lord Krishna’s birthday with Pandit Bhimsen Joshi singing Raag Vrindavani Sarang …

How to Escape Education’s Death Valley

How to Escape Education’s Death Valley

“Education is not a mechanical system; it is a human system. It’s about people.” – Ken Robinson Any reader of […]

Take Back your City with Paint

Take Back your City with Paint

Edi Rama is the Mayor of Tirana, the capital of Albania. In other words, he is a politician. And he’s […]

The Dawn of De-extinction

The Dawn of De-extinction

What happens when one of the most abundantly found birds goes extinct in a matter of decades? For one thing, […]

Birds of Paradise

Birds of Paradise

This is a trailer from a documentary being made by the Cornell University, and is itself part of a larger […]

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 […]

The Hole in the Wall

The Hole in the Wall

A man puts a computer in a hole in the wall and a revelation explodes all our notions of learning… […]

Sound Advice

Sound Advice

In this interview with Bertrand Russel , when asked what message he would like to give for future generations, he […]

Learning from Movies

Learning from Movies

When the dastardly incident involving a 23 year old female student in Delhi took place in December of 2011, there […]

A Timeless Creation

A Timeless Creation

There is something so wonderful that gets conveyed by music. At times, it enters us and stirs such emotion from […]

An Ode to Joy

An Ode to Joy

“A flash mob (or Flashmob) is a group of people who assemble suddenly in a public place, perform an unusual […]

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 – […]

Wings of Life

In the world of Nature, nay, in the world of Man, there can be no life if it weren’t for […]

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 […]

Collecting Lost Heritage

Collecting Lost Heritage

“Can you say among a hundred people who is the most important? Everyone has his own importance. So, I find, […]