- Friday, 23 December 2011 06:40
- By: M Raghuram | Place: Mangalore | Agency: DNA
The latest Tintin movie has done a Harry Potter by nudging children to reach out for books instead of their Playstation or Internet.
- Friday, 09 December 2011 13:13
- By: H.H. the Dalai Lama, Alexander Norman
Ten years ago, in his book "Ethics for a New Millennium", His Holiness the Dalai Lama first proposed an approach to ethics based on universal rather than religious principles.
- Wednesday, 16 November 2011 03:41
- By: Jamyang Norbu’s blog
Academic scholarship may not generally lend itself to moving or inspirational writing, but there are exceptions. Edward Gibbon’s, The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, is probably the greatest work of history written in the English language (Hugh Trevor-Roper) and a literary masterpiece praised for its narrative clarity, biting irony and elegant prose.
- Wednesday, 07 December 2011 03:41
- By: Sonam Sangay, Outlook Tibet
Dharamsala, Dec 6 (PTI) Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama has described himself as a "stateless refugee" and "India's longest-staying guest" in his latest book which hit the stands today.
- Thursday, 12 May 2011 04:41
- By: Joe Loizzo, M.D., Ph.D., Huffing Post
As yoga goes mainstream and mindfulness and loving kindness become household words, the convergence of timeless contemplative arts with current science and contemporary life may seem like yesterday's news. Yet there are still some Asian contemplative traditions as little known in the West as the mysteries of Shangri-la portrayed in the film "Lost Horizons."