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  • “Letter: Our place in the universe”

    “Letter: Our place in the universe”

    By Karen Leonard, Washington

    I’ve been thinking about our place in the universe. In a small context, it is to make each day a little

  • Karma – The law of cause and effect

    Karma – The law of cause and effect

    By Vijay Singal

    Karma, which is a Sanskrit word, means action, work or deed and refers to the sum total of all deeds one has

  • Spiritual Conspiracists: Why are ‘spiritual’ people attracted to conspiracy theories?

    Spiritual Conspiracists

    Karlfried Graf von Durckheim was a remarkable German man who helped to popularize Zen Buddhism in the west. He had his first spiritual experiences during

  • “Socrates: Man,Know Yourself,

    “Man, know thyself” – Socrates

    The philosophy of Socrates still shines today. Even the most distant philosophers of  his principles have discussed and debated his philosophy and teaching (Nietzsche for

  • The Story of the other wise man

    The Story of the other wise man

    The story is an addition and expansion of the account of the Biblical Magi, recounted in the Gospel of Matthew in the New Testament.[4] It

  • Life lessons from a Seagull

    Life lessons from a Seagull

    By Arun Chitnis

    Who of us has not wondered, at some point in life, if we really are living to our fullest potential? That we

  • Mind Stretchers

    Mind Stretchers

    I know quite certainly that I myself have no special talent; curiosity, obsession and dogged endurance, combined with self-criticism have brought me to my ideas.
  • Thinking out of the Box

    Thinking out of the box

    In a small Italian town, hundreds of years ago, a small business owner owed a large sum of money to a loan-shark. The loan-shark was

  • Thought for Today

    Mr. Morgan’s honesty

    An example of Mr. Morgan’s integrity of thought occurred in the days when a young firm was getting started in St. Louis, and Mr. Morgan