Stop Being Judgemental

Why Your Brain Likes To Judge The reason your brain likes to judge is because it’s a survival brain. Your primitive brain is always looking out for what’s “bad.” It’s trying to avoid all those things so it can keep you alive. It’s trying to find the negative in yourself and others so it can…

Daily Dose of Bhagwad Gita

Quotes on Gita : ‘If one reads Bhagavad-Gita very sincerely and with all seriousness, then by the grace of the Lord the reactions of his past misdeeds will not act upon him’ Lord Shiva to Parvatidevi, Gita-Mahatmya.  No other philosophical or religious work reveals ,in such a lucid and profound way, the nature of consciousness, the self,…

Avoid Ethnocentrism

Many of us tend to judge other groups of people according to the pre-established standards given by our culture. When people compare their culture to others, they often conclude that their own group is superior (Excellence in business communication, Ninth Edition). We are ethnocentric when we use our cultural norms to make generalization about other…

Daily Dose of Bhagwad Gita

Quotes on Gita : ‘If one reads Bhagavad-Gita very sincerely and with all seriousness, then by the grace of the Lord the reactions of his past misdeeds will not act upon him’ Lord Shiva to Parvatidevi, Gita-Mahatmya.  No other philosophical or religious work reveals ,in such a lucid and profound way, the nature of consciousness, the self,…

Listen Without Interrupting

If you train yourself to listen carefully to what someone is saying, they will generally tell you who and what they are before you get into a relationship with them. Prevention is better than cure! But more times than not, when someone begins to warn us of their weaknesses and what to expect, we jump…

Daily Dose of Bhagwad Gita

Quotes on Gita : ‘If one reads Bhagavad-Gita very sincerely and with all seriousness, then by the grace of the Lord the reactions of his past misdeeds will not act upon him’ Lord Shiva to Parvatidevi, Gita-Mahatmya.  No other philosophical or religious work reveals ,in such a lucid and profound way, the nature of consciousness, the self,…

Being Gentle With Boundaries

“Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength.” St. Francis De Sales When we think of a gentle person, we envision someone who is kind, amiable, and without rudeness. A gentle person makes no abrupt movements or declarations. He or she is courteous, polite, and soothing to be around….

Daily Dose of Bhagwad Gita

Quotes on Gita : ‘If one reads Bhagavad-Gita very sincerely and with all seriousness, then by the grace of the Lord the reactions of his past misdeeds will not act upon him’ Lord Shiva to Parvatidevi, Gita-Mahatmya.  No other philosophical or religious work reveals ,in such a lucid and profound way, the nature of consciousness, the self,…

Benefits of Friendships

Friendship is a privilege that shouldn’t be underestimated. Simply put, good friends are good for you.  Social interactions trigger all those feel-good vibes in your brain’s endorphin system.  There’s actual science behind this!  If you have enjoyable friendships and an active social life, you’re less likely to develop serious illnesses later in life and more likely…

Daily Dose of Bhagwad Gita

Quotes on Gita : ‘If one reads Bhagavad-Gita very sincerely and with all seriousness, then by the grace of the Lord the reactions of his past misdeeds will not act upon him’ Lord Shiva to Parvatidevi, Gita-Mahatmya.  No other philosophical or religious work reveals ,in such a lucid and profound way, the nature of consciousness, the self,…