gratitude

Gratitude- A Practice to achieve Infinite Happiness?

Happiness is something we all want. I for sure would love to be in the state of ecstasy at all times. Don’t you? And gratitude helps you to be in that state. Gratitude is one such activity that literally turned my life upside down and in the right way! Please note- I am not transformed […]

Life
viveka- discrimination

Viveka | Discrimination between Real and Not-so-real

There is a term commonly used in Vedanta- Viveka. It is one of the most confusing concepts in Vedanta. Yet an important one. Because Viveka is one such characteristic that is a prerequisite for a spiritual seeker in Vedanta tradition. What does Viveka mean? Discrimination. Now in today’s world, there are various kinds of discrimination. […]

Vedanta
suffering- helpless or addicted

Suffering | Are We Helpless or Addicted to it?

It is said, “Life is suffering”. Even if I want to agree to it but how can it be the absolute truth where life itself is a subjective concept? And if life is a bundle of individualistic experiences, then putting up an equation of life equals suffering holds very little significance. For us to understand […]

Life
Life- a mix of experiences

Life: A Complicated Mix of Experiences

What is Life? A 2 yr old child will say “playing all day long and filled with chocolates and treats” whereas a middle-aged man points out a “boring and mundane routine experiences with bits and pieces of sadness and happiness”. So which one of the statement is true? A Few Definitions of Life First! Maybe […]

Life

Sensations & Perceptions of the Body | Part 1

Every one of us is aware that we can see through eyes, smell through the nose, hear through ears. But have we paused for a moment to understand the process of sensing and perceiving? And how does the nervous system internally interprets the various sensory signals as they are? Finally, how are we able to […]

Uncategorized
introduction to psychology

Psychology: A Brief Introduction

Psychology is derived from the Greek terms- “Psyche” meaning soul and “logo” meaning knowledge. Though psyche originally means soul what we are focused in Psychology is about the mind’s processes and human behaviour. So, we relate psychology here as the study of human mind and behaviours.

Psychology
importance of psychology

Why Psychology needs more Importance in the Modern World?

Psychology is the scientific study of the cognitive and behavioural ability of human beings, dealing with thoughts, emotions, feelings and actions. It is the scientific cousin of the philosophical ideologies that have existed since centuries. And it has a greater role to play in the modern world- the importance of psychology in the modern world […]

CounsellingPsychology
alice in wonderland syndrome cause visual and audio distortions

Alice In Wonderland Syndrome | Neurological Disorder

Alice In Wonderland Syndrome or AIWS (in short) is a neurological condition where a person views reality differently. In this kind of disorder, the patient observes an object as either small or large. Though most patients experience visual distortions, some can even have auditory distortions, changed body perceptions, hallucinations, time distortions, etc.

Uncategorized