Reflection #14: The One Story?

I just read a TED talk (yes, read it… ?) about the “single story”. This is a narration of this Nigerian writer who (you can use the link) warns about the single sided view of things. We paint all people from a single story we heard or read somewhere. In my mind, I always try reconciling this with my “spiritual bias”, […]

Reflection #13: King Bharata

My teacher talks about remaining neutral in all circumstances. This brings me to the story my guru has described in His lectures. The story of King Bharata.   In a previous era, Kings used to be honorable and kind leaders who really were invested in the well-being of their people, without self-interest. So was King Bharata. Because of his devotional life and practice, he soon realized the need to […]