All posts by Mahesh Prabhu

Introduction: Kautilya: Understanding the Colossal Genius (Volume 1)

This article is part of the latest book by U. Mahesh Prabhu – Kautilya: Understanding the Colossal Genius. The book is available on Amazon.com.    दुर्जन: सज्जनो भूयात् सज्जन: शान्तिमाप्नुयात् | शान्तो मुच्येत बन्धेभ्यो मुक्तश्चान्यान् विमोचयेत् || May the wicked become good, may the good realize peace. May the peaceful be released from all bondages and may the …

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Dr David Frawley’s Foreword to RISHI TALES

Foreword by Dr David Frawley to RISHI TALES (Volume 1) by U. Mahesh Prabhu. The book is available on Amazon.com for $9.99 and Amazon.in for INR 200.00 India’s vast and sublime Sanskrit literature is full of wonderful stories, anecdotes, parables and paradoxes since the oldest Rigveda thousands of years ago. …

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Kootaneeti: The Forgotten Art and Science of Covert Politics

Exclusive to Vedic Management Centre by U. Mahesh Prabhu Shakti or Power is the essence of Rajyam or Leadership. There are those who consider themselves to be either “unlucky” or “undeserving” of power as they cannot comprehend the dynamics of attaining or retaining it. Those who consider themselves to be …

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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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Atman: The Ultimate Power Within  

By U. Mahesh Prabhu Vedic teachings emphasize understanding and realizing the Atman also called Purusha.  While “Soul” could also be a translation of this word, as it is “the spiritual or immaterial part of a human being or animal, regarded as immortal”, a much better word to understand Atman is “Consciousness”. …

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A Giant’s Dilemma

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 A long time ago, in the dense forest of Vindhyas, there lived giant who was gifted with …

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Calming a Disturbed Mind

Exclusive to Vedic Management Centre by U. Mahesh Prabhu Mind is key to everything you do. Your success or failure is often direct reflection of your state of mind. Mind that is focused has a boundless potential whereas a mind that’s disturbed cripples all possibilities. Calming a disturbed mind is, …

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Effective Decisions: The Vedic Management Way

Exclusive to Vedic Management Centre by U. Mahesh Prabhu How do we know that a decision we take would yield us the best results? What constitutes a good decision? How do we know a decision to be bad before we take it? Questions like these often baffle people from all …

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The True Meaning of Sannyasa

Exclusive to Vedic Management Centre by U. Mahesh Prabhu Was Prince Siddhartha justified in leaving his wife and children to become Lord Buddha? Was it right for Adi Shankaracharya, as a young boy, to leave his widowed mother to become a renunciate? Narendranath’s family was in abject poverty when he …

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Vedic Philosophy of Happiness and Sorrow: Sukham & Duhkham

Exclusive to Vedic Management Centre by U. Mahesh Prabhu It is the nature of human beings to always strive to avoid Duhkham or pain and sorrow and to pursue Sukham or pleasure and happiness. All that humanity has pursued from science to religion or philosophy, is for the sake of …

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