to promote peace of mind among seven billion beings, to offer compassion or karuna, strictly secularly, not based on religion.
Include Ladakh in the Sixth Schedule of the Indian Constitution (Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council also to have control)
The mystery of Auroville - celebrating a few initiatives and individuals
What constitutes right conduct – to understand the pain of another, to help those in distress and to serve with humility
They encompass Marx’s vision of a society that bridges humanity’s ‘metabolic rift’ with nature, and Gandhi’s emphasis on living lightly on earth.
"... we are all willing to pay a premium to experience natural surroundings which offer nutriment to the soul"
Other than a tiger, almost all the other large mammals in the region were seen under the lone fig tree!
... to reinvent an ethics (so that) spirituality does not lose its sense of the sacred, or ethics its quest for a new sense of science.
Navadarshanam which has thrived for over 25 years now is a living proof that an alternate vision of development can be achieved.