Self-Improvement

Get 1% Better Every Day: The Kaizen Way to Self-Improvement

It’s happened to all of us. You have a “come to Jesus” moment and decide you need to make changes in your life. Maybe you need to drop a few pounds (or more), want to pay off some debt, or desperately long to quit wasting time on the internet. So you start ...

Video: Gadadhar Pandit: “Stress Management for Work-Life Balance”

Anxiety, insomnia, muscle tension, fatigue, high blood pressure, and anger are just some of the symptoms of stress. Stress not only affects our body, but also our behavior that can lead to social withdrawal. This presentation will explore the nature of our mind and the ...

Why Failure Is Good for Success

To achieve your personal best, to reach unparalleled heights, to make the impossible possible, you can’t fear failure, you must think big, and you have to push yourself. When we think of people with this mindset, we imagine the daredevils, the pioneers, the inventors, ...

Optimize your mind’s functions: 4 WE CAN

Three functions of the mind are thinking, feeling and willing. We can optimize all three functions if we spiritualize them. We can enhance our thinking by thinking of the welfare of others and meaningful dialogues of wise, saintly personalities. We can enhance ...

Biased Assimilation Effect (Going to Extremes: How Like Minds Unite and Divide)

IT is well known that when like-minded people get together, they tend to end up thinking a more extreme version of what they thought before they started to talk. The same kind of echo-chamber effect can happen as people get news from various media. Liberals viewing ...

Dog of Ego - false ego

The Barking Dog of the False Ego

Our ego is one of the most intimidating and inscrutable realities we face in our lives. Countless philosophers, spiritualists, seekers and armchair prognosticators have tried to define its parameters and its meaning to our existence. We even have wonderful teachers -- ...