The Vedic Management Center is an online organization founded with the primary goal of promoting the timeless Vedic knowledge in areas of leadership, management, politics and diplomacy for individual as well as universal welfare. We intend to do this through various articles, podcasts, webinars, book as well as online courses through our website.

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Exclusive and non-exclusive articles on the ideas and ideology behind Vedic Management.
March 19, 2017

Vedic Management FAQs

Below are some of the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Vedic Management, professed and propagated at Vedic Management Center (VMC) with answers from U. Mahesh Prabhu. Edited by Dharali Sharma. Is Vedic Management, professed and propagated by Vedic Management Centre, Vedic knowledge with a modern management slant? Or is it something different? Management is art […]
March 16, 2017

Vedic approach to critical thinking for effective decision making

Column by U. Mahesh Prabhu | Edited by Dharali Sharma Life is a series of decisions, some major and most minor. Time and the consequences of decisions are key factors when making any kind of choice. Ability to understand consequences of our decision before taking them is in essence the intent of educational  knowledge  and […]
March 14, 2017

Why Self-Management is a crucial missing essence in Management?

Exclusive to Vedic Management Center by U. Mahesh Prabhu Edited by Dharali Sharma. ‘There is no I in team’ we are often told in B-School. Yet, we do see how personal predicaments of one person can ruin the chances of a team’s success. When a person is not tended to, it can often lead to […]
March 7, 2017

What constitutes the idea of abuse of Yoga?

Exclusive to Vedic Management Center by U. Mahesh Prabhu There is a system of “Yoga” wherein a woman lays down on a yoga mat without her bottom in a completely relaxed position, before a “trained person” who then massages her clitoris and other parts of vagina. Another form of “Yoga” includes performing “Asanas” (postures) while drinking […]
March 6, 2017

The Greatest Teachings of Vyasa’s Mahabharata

Translated by U. Mahesh Prabhu “Look how creatures of the highest, middle as well as the lowest degrees are everywhere here enmeshed in grief because of their Karma (actions). Even my body though it seems ,at first glance by the Atman, is not me it is also the Atman  ; or rather, the whole earth […]
March 1, 2017

Vedic Management and the Mind

Exclusive to Vedic Management Center by Dr David Frawley If we cannot manage our own lives, how can we manage other people? If we cannot manage our own minds, how can we manage our lives? Unless we understand the forces that we are setting in motion in our own consciousness, we cannot act in the […]
March 1, 2017

Meaningless Education

A decent young man who had hydrophobia wanted to learn swimming without getting into the water. So he approached several swimming coaches. “There’s no way you can learn swimming without getting into water.” he was told. “But I can pay you…” he asserted with his bloated ego. While many shrugged him off; he was finally […]
February 25, 2017

Deeds versus Creed

Once, two friends were walking towards a brothel when they heard some people reciting Vedic hymns beautifully. “Come, friend,” said the one to the other, “let us hear the wisdom of Vedas.” So saying he went in and sat down. The second man peeped in for a while but entered a brothel for some carnal […]
February 23, 2017

True Detachment

Long ago in a village somewhere in north India, a love story brewed between a young couple whose families were at loggerheads. Their love resulted in lust and eventually in a pregnancy. When the girl’s father found out he demanded to know who was responsible for it. The girl, out of sheer fear, put the […]
February 21, 2017

Effects of attachment

A young lad in his twenties, frustrated with life, decided to take a vow of Sanyasa. He had nothing but loin cloths with him when he left for the woods to pursue deep meditation ,to practice Brahmacharya as well as Sanyasa – for the rest of his life. He promised never to have any material […]
February 19, 2017

Circumstances or Choice? What makes us?

A drunkard and a fiend had two sons.Frequently, he would curse, abuse and beat his wife and kids. Time passed and the kids grew up. A family friend of theirs decided to visit both of the kids who lived in different places. He first went to the elder son; he did the same thing as his fiend […]
February 18, 2017

Vedic Approach to Knowledge and Education

Exclusive to Vedic Management Centre by U. Mahesh Prabhu. Edited by Dharali Sharma. Life is a progression of circumstances and situations, some of which we are prepared for and others we aren’t. The objective of education is to provide enough knowledge so that we are prepared for most if not all situations. At the very […]

Director's Message

Message from Co-founder & Director of Vedic Management Center - U. Mahesh Prabhu.