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To Om or Not to Om?

From songs to movies, bumper stickers, tattoos, meditation classes, clothing lines, and yoga sessions, Om is chanted and adorned, but is the meaning of Om actually understood?

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How Hindu Dharma Transformed America: A Personal Essay

There was a void in the West, and the wisdom that was so abundant in the East flowed here easily and effortlessly.

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Śrī Vyāsa's Ethical Approach to Storytelling

Śrī Vyāsa aspires to influence our view of the world, life in general, and of Self; by painting a more enriching narrative, through the poetical, layered narrative in Mahābhārata.

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Building a Peaceful and Harmonious Society

The edited volume titled The Philosophy of Sri Aurobindo, published recently, attempts to capture the solutions Sri Aurobindo offered. 
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The Influence of Indian Spirituality in the West

Hindu Dharma has penetrated American culture[...] Philosophically, America has increasingly become a nation of Vedantists—and, in terms of spiritual practice, a nation of yogis.
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Book Review: American Veda by Philip Goldberg

Many gurus found American scholars very receptive because Vedanta is compatible with Science. This attracted a lot of seekers[...]
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