On Education


True way of getting out of difficulty

If you want my help, it is not by accepting one principle of action and rejecting another that you can have it, but by concentrating before […]

Change of Consciousness and Trasnformation

We want an integral transformation, the transformation of the body and all its activities. But there is an absolutely indispensable first step that must be accomplished […]
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Magic effect of Love

To a lesser degree, and above all, in a less durable way, there are other contented people in the world whose contentment is due to the […]
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Joy of Doing Well

Everyone should be taught the joy of doing well whatever he does, whether it is intellectual, artistic or manual work, and above all, the dignity of all work, […]

Overcoming the ego

In human life the cause of all difficulties, all discords, all moral sufferings, is the presence in everyone of the ego with its desires, its likes […]
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Children have everything to learn. This should be their main preoccupation in order to prepare themselves for a useful and productive life. At the same time, as they […]

Blossoming of children

True education must reveal what is already present in the developing beings and make it blossom. Just as flowers blossom in the sun, children blossom in […]
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Control of Speech

The question of mental austerity immediately brings to mind long meditations leading to control of thought and culminating in inner silence. This aspect of yogic discipline […]

Some practical solutions in dealing with children

1. It is better not to lock the children up in the classroom, even to play. 2. A moment of silence and concentration is always good […]