All posts by Mahesh Prabhu

Fundamentals of Vedic Leadership Counselling

Exclusive to Vedic Management Center by U. Mahesh Prabhu Counseling is about clearing negative patterns from one mind with the help of another mind. Therefore, it’s important that the mind that is in charge of the clearing, i.e. the mind of the counselor, remains clear and calm throughout the counseling …

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Role of Tantra & Mantra in Rajaneeti – Vedic approach to Politics

Exclusive to Vedic Management Centre by U. Mahesh Prabhu Sanskrit is a language of profound knowledge and deep wisdom. Although very ancient, many original ideas medicine, mathematics, science and technology were documented in this language for thousands of years. Unfortunately, many of these words, particularly in older texts, are mistranslated, …

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Anamika: The Lady Who Humbled a Great Sage

This story is a part of RISHI TALES (Volume 1) by U. Mahesh Prabhu with Foreword by Dr David Frawley.  The book is available on Amazon.com for $9.99 and Amazon.in for INR 200.00 There was once a Rishi who was known for his deep and pious bearing. Having renounced the world and all …

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The Story of Rishi Ashtavakra

The following story is from U. Mahesh Prabhu’s book RISHI TALES 2. The book is available on Amazon.com | Amazon Kindle | Google Play BOOKS Aruni Uddhalak was a great rishi revered in the land for his knowledge and wisdom. His ashram, or hermitage, had come to be a great place for learning. People desirous …

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Trivial Actions. Severe Consequences.

The following story is from U. Mahesh Prabhu’s book RISHI TALES 2. The book is available on Amazon.com | Amazon Kindle | Google Play BOOKS A Rishi wandered from village to village, and from town to town, followed by a lone disciple. The disciple, a restless young man, was in the habit of talking rashly …

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The King who became a Rishi

The following story is from U. Mahesh Prabhu’s book RISHI TALES 2. The book is available on Amazon.com | Amazon Kindle | Google Play BOOKS Raja Bhartrihari of Ujjain was believed to be a person with a sage mind. He had lost, in early youth, his first wife owing to unusual and tragic circumstances. One …

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Rishi Tales 2: Foreword by Dr David Frawley

The following foreword was written by Dr. David Frawley to U. Mahesh Prabhu’s book RISHI TALES 2. The book is available on Amazon.com | Amazon Kindle | Google Play BOOKS Wisdom is best conveyed in stories as it is experiential in nature, not a matter of mere beliefs, concepts or …

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Diogenes & Dandami: A cynical philosopher vis-à-vis a wise sage

Exclusive to Vedic Management Centre by U. Mahesh Prabhu Diogenes of Sinope, whose school of thought is popularly known as Cynicism, is considered as one of the “greatest minds to have ever lived” by a great many western intellectuals.  His philosophy was in favour of a simple, moderate lifestyle and …

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Vinayam: The hallmark of Vedic knowledge & wisdom 

Exclusive to Vedic Management Centre by U. Mahesh Prabhu Humility today has almost become synonymous with ignorance. Ego, on the other hand, has come to be a sign of power, influence, and knowledge. By earning university certificates, titles, position and wealth, people consider having an ego as a deserving right. …

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Vedic origins of Rationalism

Exclusive to Vedic Management Centre by U. Mahesh Prabhu Does Vedic literature, starting from the Vedas, Aranyakas, Upanishads, Ramayana, Mahabharata, up until Arthashastra, qualify as “religious” scriptures? Do they, in any way, promote misguided ideas like blind beliefs? Are they bereft of rationalism? Do they discredit rationalism? Or are they …

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