The Spiritual Scientist
Integrating the Scientific method and the Spiritual vision for all-round human growth
Destiny & Karma
Mind & Soul
Yoga & Bhakti
Practical Krishna Consciousness
Science – Vedic
Science – Modern
Is religion the opium of the masses?
Does religion make us helpless?
How should we deal with phases of inner emptiness in our spiritual life?
Is chanting a prayer or a meditation?
When Krishna consciousness is supposed to be joyful, why does it seem so joyless?
How can we improve our concentration during meditation?
The Pune temple inauguration – The inner and the outer miracle
Isn’t it better to be spiritual instead of being religious?
Why do we misidentify with the mind?
Fulfilling our longing for love
Why does mantra meditation seem to be a burden?
Doesn’t blaming the culture for the Delhi gang-rape mean that we shift the blame away from the criminals?
Delhi Gang-Rape and the modern Shurapanakha
If dharma is our essential nature, then why does the Gita (18.66) ask us to abandon dharma?
How can we succeed in leading a principle-centered life?
How can we control the mind when it pushes us towards harmful actions?
How does spiritual knowledge free us from misery, as the Bhagavad-gita promises?
Oh My God: Has religion become a business?
Question: If spiritual happiness is eternal, why is our experience of that happiness temporary?
Is Krishna’s love conditional or unconditional?
Is faith in Krishna a matter of human choice or divine grace?
Reflections on the first anniversary of Gita-daily
Question: What is the difference between the past ages and the present age?
Why does devotion need to be exhibited publically?
No exception to the rule: “To every rule there is an exception”
Writing for Krishna: The Price and the Prize
The encouraging, more encouraging and most encouraging messages of the Gita
The W.R.I.T.E. service: Five reasons to write in devotional service
Why does our consciousness change suddenly from devotional to sensual?
Isn’t renunciation a sign of frustration?
The Expert Tightrope Dancer – 2012 Vyasapuja Offering to Srila Prabhupada
Janmashtami meditation: Krishna is committed to our freedom. Are we?
How can we say no to the mind when its force seems irresistible?
Understanding the difference between science and scientism
The Mysterious Soul
From the god particle to the godly particle
How can we protect India’s culture from rampant westernization?
Do devotional rules take away our freedom?
Can we develop spiritually through wholesale material indulgence?
Should we suppress or express our emotions of sorrow when our fellow-devotees pass away in sudden tragedies?
Why do academic scholars of scripture miss its essential message?
How are we to see Krishna’s hand amidst tragic, premature death of devotees?
How can we avoid rash impulsive behavior?
Why are Spiritualists Against Material Ambitions?
References to the Hare Krishna Mahamantra
How can we understand that we are different from our mind?
Why do karmic reactions not come in this life itself?
Is there any way we can perceive the nature of the soul?
Srila Prabhupada’s visionary propagation of India’s spiritual culture: The Power of One Spiritual Indian
Srila Prabhupada’s Contributions to Society
Brief biography of Srila Prabhupada: The Ambassador of the Kingdom of God
How My Cancer Became a Blessing
Isn’t it more peaceful to appease temptation than to battle it?
The Save Yamuna Campaign: Where Environmental Activism and Devotional Service Unite
Is the Ramayana relevant today?
Does spirituality kill our individuality?
How can we increase our mental energy?
“There is much I have to tell you”: Exploring the relationship between Christianity and Krishna consciousness
Doesn’t the institutionalization of spirituality kill its spirit?
Why is God not humble?
Doesn’t faith in God express the rejection of our human intelligence?
Why does God use second-hand souls?
Is seeing believing?
Lets Stop Daydreaming
The Key To Religious Harmony
Make Your Family Divine
Faithful Heart, Joyful Heart
Is work Worship?
The best Investor?
The Sound beyond Silence
Science – “Two ” Short to Rope the Universe
Humanity – A Burden?
SQ – Your Ultimate Intelligence
God proposes, Man Accepts
God Answers Knee-mail
D – Anger
Too Busy to be Happy?
The Spiritual IIT Chance
Are You A Positive Thinker?
The power of Humility and Tolerance
Suicide – Why? What to do?
The secret of fearlessness
Are we the makers of our destiny?
Why are some people born wealthy and some poor?
Does the concept of karma have a logical basis?
Why me! What did I do to deserve this? – Understanding Karmic Justice
What’s wrong with sex?
Are there any logical reasons to choose vegetarianism?
Does the theory of evolution have a scientific basis? (summary)
Has science disproved the Bhagavad-gita?
Advanced Astronomy In the Shrimad-Bhagavatam
Why do people who follow a religion often claim that their path is the only way?
Why do people fight in the name of religion?
Does Religion Cause War? (short)
Does Religion Cause War? (long)
Is the Bhagavad-gita an extremist book?
Is the metaphorical interpretation of the Gita’s battlefield setting authorized?
Bad habits – Causes and Cures
The Tea Quake
The One-Eyed Modern Guru
Smiling Faces, Crying Hearts
Why does the Bhagavad-gita call for violence?
Where Technology Falls Short
Is Something Missing in Modern Education?
Bhagavad-gita for the Jet-age
Guided Missiles, Misguided Men
Happy New Year
The Gita’s Secret Message Of Love
How Everything Began
Artificial Rains – Imaginary Gains, Real Pains
When Monkeys Start Typing
Made Just For You
The Symbiotic Factory
The Science of Karma
Karma’s Flawless Justice
Does Religion Cause War?
The Spiritual Dimension of Life
Your Cosmic Specialness
Why is the Bhagavad-gita so pessimistic?
Material Diversity, Spiritual Equality
Natural Calamities – Why? What to do?
When Science Points to Spirituality
Think Before You Eat
Sexuality and Spirituality
Why use material analogies to illustrate spiritual truths?
The Complete Social Service
Made For Each Other
From Adversity to Prosperity
The Gita’s Message of Love
How can the unlimited have a form?
Spirituality – The Foundation of Morality
The Untapped Glory of India
As we don’t remember our past lives, how do we learn anything from them?
The Respiritualization Of Science
Why does the Gita recommend working with detachment?
A Science Of Values
Does genetics disprove reincarnation?
Why is it so difficult to know God?
Is forgiveness practical?
What is the significance of Diwali?
How is a holy place different from any other place?
Is God Omnipotent, Omniscient or both?
Is the mind a being or a thing or a nothing?
Doesn’t devotion make one weak and effeminate?
Can a person be both intellectual and emotional simultaneously?
Why does India need spirituality in this IT age?
Why do some religious teachers use death as a tool to scare people into taking up religious practice?
Why do some people commit horrible crimes without the slightest remorse as if they have no conscience?
Why does God demand faith?
What is the difference between lust and love?
How Do Saints Help Others?
Why Irrational Shopping?
Why does the Vedic tradition emphasize divine sound so much?
Isn’t Spirituality Impractical?
Can spirituality free one from stress?
What is the spiritual perspective on the serial Raaz Pichhle Janam Ka (The Secret of Previous Life)?
Is guilt harmful?
Can Spirituality solve World Problems?
Why Natural Calamities?
Is Karma practically relevant?
How to choose the Right Path?
Why to Approach God?
Synthesis of Science and Spirituality
Aren’t Yajnas a Waste of Money?
Can Science Discover Spirituality?
A fresh Worldview
Is factual not actual?
Isn’t That Unscientific ?
What is wrong with creating life?
What is the Vedic perspective on the creation of artificial life?
Isn’t the claim that the soul is the source of energy in the body disproved by the bodily need of food?
Is there any proof of reincarnation?
Is there any scientific proof for the soul’s existence?
Why is spiritual happiness considered superior to material happiness?
Is God a Crutch?
Did man make God?
If God exists, why can’t we see him?
Did man go to the moon?
Is vegetarianism necessary for spiritual advancement?
Is The Law of Karma Scientific ?
Why believe in spiritual promises about future happiness?
Why can’t we remember our past lives?
Does the chanting of the Hare Krishna mantra do any practical good for the world?
Are the words dharma and religion synonyms?
Isn’t chanting an act of blind faith?
Doesn’t spirituality demand blind faith?
What is the Vedic perspective on the current agitation against corruption?
Isn’t spirituality an escapeway for those who can’t take life’s sufferings?
How does the knowledge of reincarnation benefit us practically?
If there is only one God, then why do different spiritualists have differing conceptions of the divine?
Does the theory of evolution have a scientific basis? (full)
What’s wrong with sex?
If God is good, then why does he allow suffering?
Why do people feel peaceful while meditating?
Why do you consider Krishna to be God?
When God is one, why does the Vedic tradition teach polytheism – the worship of many gods?
Is there any practical use of knowing about the soul?
Why waste time in uttering a mantra repeatedly?
Religions are meant to bring peace; then why do they cause wars?
How can pizza be called prasad?
Are spiritual feelings imaginary or actual?
What is the role of logic on the spiritual path?
If God is supreme, why does he need weapons?
Are Near-Death Experiences (NDEs) hallucinations?
If God has designed our world, then why is there so much suffering here?
Is doubting a virtue or a failing?
Why do people fight in the name of religion?
Is there any scientific proof for the existence of the soul?
What is the source of consciousness: the brain or the soul?
Can robots be conscious?
Doesn’t population growth disprove reincarnation?
Do animals have souls?
Are We Special? Understanding the difference humans and animals
Is Krishna mythological or historical?
Why is some food considered sacred?
In temples, why is worship offered to cars instead of God?
Don’t neuronal correlates of consciousness disprove the soul theory?
If consciousness comes from the soul, then why do brain states affect consciousness?
Is the poison allegation true?
Can Vedic spirituality offer a solution to the current global eco-crisis?
Is Deity worship for less intelligent people?
What is the significance of the aarti performed in temples?
Isn’t repeating the same mantra boring?
Why can’t all of us experience spiritual bliss?
What is the purpose of life?
Is spirituality relevant for a globalizing India?
Why did Lord Rama banish Sita?
Why is Vedic philosophy pessimistic?
Who is God?
Isn’t fasting self-torture?
Isn’t spiritual life an attempt to escape from reality?
Can spirituality help us when we are sick?
Isn’t scientific knowledge preferable to spiritual knowledge because it doesn’t depend on faith?
Can science by its future progress discover spiritual truths?
Why discuss unscientific things like God, soul and rebirth in this scientific age?
What is the relationship between yoga and bhakti?
Can God make a square circle?
The Spiritual Scientist