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Stress The Misconception

Stress: The Misconception

it is not the world that can give you happiness or stress. it is how you relate to it. One person takes a cigarette and smokes. He says it gives him pleasure. Another person distaste that same cigarette, right? Now if a cigarette had a pleasure inherent in it, what would happen? If it was inherent in the cigarette, what would happen? Everybody should get it. Doesn’t work that way.… Read More »Stress: The Misconception

Intellect vs Intelligence

Education, whether in business schools or otherwise does not provide basic human skills. With tragic consequences. More information, including regular lectures and retreats in NY NJ: www.vedantausa.org You know I got a call from a dean of a business school, and he said you know, I want to strengthen the ethics program at my business school because whats happening now days with all these coroporate frauds and this and that..… Read More »Intellect vs Intelligence

The Problem With Your Relationships

See one of the biggest problem we have, all of you have is with your relationships. Now, You have problems with your spouse, you have problems with your workers, you have problem with your kids… now,         you have problems with your spouse,         you have problems with your workers in the..,         you have problem with your kids.    … Read More »The Problem With Your Relationships

The Problem with Education

The fundamental problem with education systems all over the world that is devastating humanity. All the education in the world will not help you if you don’t know how to control your mind. More information, including regular lectures and retreats in NY NJ: www.vedantausa.org So all over the world is just intelligence, intelligence, intelligence. This institution which I am talking about, what we represent the intellect, which is unknown in… Read More »The Problem with Education

Why we make wrong Decisions

Why we make wrong decisions

That’s what happened in 2008; what’s happening everywhere even now. The mind is agitated by greed! Now, what happens when you don’t have an intellect? Lot of things happen- I am talking of about two main things today, because of sheer lack of time. The first thing is and is particularly relevant to your work in the corporate world is-When the mind goes out of control, it becomes disturbed, stressed;… Read More »Why we make wrong decisions

Why do we feel tired

I am not saying you should not take a vacation, you should not need a vacation. They are two different things. So, this is what the mind does, friends. The thing is not only does your mind destroy your productivity, this is what fatigues you. That’s why you all feel tired- I call -I pick up the phone and I talk to a guy on Friday- hey, how you doing?… Read More »Why do we feel tired

The Nature of Mind

That’s why you keep complaining – I have no time, no time, it’s not that you don’t have time, you have no control over your mind. It’s not you, its everybody. When the mind is out of control, the mind has a tendency to ramble- you understand ramble- so the mind- the natural tendency of the mind is it cannot remain in a fixed place of concentration. It will go… Read More »The Nature of Mind

Making of a Leader

That’s the leader. Who is the guy who can keep his emotions under check and see what is right for the organization? For the country? for the world? Apply that at all levels. For your family!So, if your mind is out of control, you become agitated, you are agitated, you can’t think, you can’t think, You can’t act. This is called objectivity- Objectivity is not letting the mind’s agitation disturb… Read More »Making of a Leader

what makes a genius stand apart

What Makes a Genius Stand Apart

What makes one come up with that original idea, that spark, that separates a genius from the rest? Its intellect, not mere intelligence. More information, including regular lectures and retreats in NY NJ: www.vedantausa.org So friends, you have got to be able to think for yourself. This is intellect. All over the world is just intelligence, intelligence, intelligence.This institution which I am talking about, what we represent is the intellect,… Read More »What Makes a Genius Stand Apart

The Devastating Herd Instinct

So, friends step back and think, that is the intellect. And when you have an intellect, you can control your mind. And when you control your mind, you control your life. That’s all it is.So self-management is the intellect controlling the mind.  And why we don’t think? Can anyone tell me? Why do we not think? Why don’t human beings think?Because we are led by this animalistic urge in us… Read More »The Devastating Herd Instinct