Have you ever heard of a governance system based on a pattern of inter-linked decision-making circles that each contains a small number of people and is a place of both joy and effectiveness? Melanie Rios shares her experience of sociocracy, a governance system that made the small community called Lost Valley thrive socially and economically.
Mahamrityunjaya Mantra - Door into Eternal Life
Can words have such great power that they give protection against negative forces, remove obstacles in life, destroy sorrow and poverty and lead one to liberation. According to Swami Satyananda, the Mahamrityunjaya mantra can even change one’s destiny! Find out more about this life-transforming mantra, its origin, effect and way of chanting.
Mata Vaishno Devi Ji
What makes thousands of pilgrims walk uphill for hours and flock to Mata Vaishno Devi’s temple in north India? Find out more about the legend of Mata Vaishno Devi and her great power.
The Ocean's Hero
In this ‘plastic age’ when we produce not less than 300 million tons of plastic a year, there are true heroes like Boyan Slat cleaning the oceans of the world using nature’s gift of wind, water current and solar energy. Mohan H Surujbally presents the story of Boyan Slat’s non-profit organization called The Ocean Cleanup that went from zero support to the most successful non-profit crowd funding campaign ever!
Rules of Engagement for the Social Development Sector
What is the best approach to charity work? How to make it effective and truly rewarding? With crystal clarity, Monja Wolf, the founder of Monyati Initiatives, presents the Nine Rules of Engagement for the Social Development sector – a true must-read!
Sri M - Mumtaz Ali
“Go to the core. Theories are of no use.” – is one of the key messages of Mumtaz Ali Khan, a.k.a. Sri M, a true Kriya Yogi who shared his life story in the autobiography ‘Apprenticed to A Himalayan Master – A Yogi’s Autobiography’. Find out more about his life and teaching from this short but insightful article.
There are one thousand and one cows - A story about Enlightenment
“Borrowed (bookish) knowledge only covers your ignorance, it does not make you a knower.” Stories, parables and symbols are best tools for expression of the highest truth. Learn about Satyakam’s journey to enlightenment from this beautiful story shared by Nilesh Parekh.
Vril Technology and the Odin Departure
German Vril Society and harnessing of Vril energy, a powerful energy harnessed by an alien race on Earth – a myth or reality that deserves to be included into official history books? Find out for yourself from this intriguing article about Vril and untold WW2 history.