Home > Authors > Ashish Virmani

Ashish Virmani

  • Crazy about dogs!

    Farzana Contractor's Dog & More 2015 calendar gets its name from the eponymous magazine and features 12 celebrities and couples with their dogs.

    Wednesday, 13 May 2015 - 6:35am
  • Patients with a spiritual component heal more quickly: Virginia Harris

    Chair of The Christian Science Board of Directors in the United States between 1990 and 2004, Virginia Harris was in Mumbai and Bangalore recently to speak with Indian doctors and nurses at several hospitals about the role of spirituality in healing. As a member of Harvard Medical School's semi-...

    Monday, 16 February 2015 - 5:00am
  • Humans are trustees of the environment, not owners: Radhanath Swami

    He's an American Swami who's the inspiration behind ISKCON's free mid-day meal for 1.2 million schoolkids across the country. For the last 30 years and more Radhanath Swami has created value for thousands of Indians by engaging tirelessly with secular society for the uplift of the poverty-stricken...

    Wednesday, 4 February 2015 - 5:00am
  • Sri Sri Ravi Shankar commences Maharashtra tour

    "When common people work together, problems get solved. I don't see society as rotten," said Sri Sri Ravi Shankar at a press conference on Saturday. "Yet, what India needs most urgently are clean, capable people to shoulder the four pillars of society – politics, media and entertainment, religion...

    Sunday, 11 January 2015 - 6:00am
  • Art of Living guru to lead mega spiritual event for peace tomorrow

    Followers of Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and spiritualists will be happy to know that a mega spiritual event has been planned for Sunday evening in Mumbai. Spiritual master Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will personally lead a chanting effort at the MMRDA ground in Bandra-Kurla Complex — We Chant with Sri Sri —...

    Saturday, 10 January 2015 - 6:35am
  • When spirituality met business

    Speaking about leadership at a seminar organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Guru HH Radhanath Swami said: "Leadership, business and otherwise, is about understanding that one is not the proprietor of wealth, but merely the caretaker. Leadership entails a position of...

    Saturday, 13 December 2014 - 7:25am
  • Wangari Maathai: A mission of peace for the environment

    She was the founder of the Green Belt Movement, a grass roots initiative in Africa in which citizens planted over 30 million trees. Kenya-born Wangari Maathai was reared in underprivileged circumstances, during the 1940s, by Western definition. The daughter of a peasant farmer, Wangari was the...

    Monday, 1 December 2014 - 9:14am
  • Book Review: Travelling Lighter- Further Down the Path of Letting Go

    Suma Varughese's Travelling Lighter: Further Down the Path to Letting Go, her second autobiographical book, is an illuminating and truthful read for those on the spiritual path, says Ashish Virmani

    Sunday, 23 November 2014 - 5:20am
  • It's important for a spiritual person to be happy, content and strong: Sunandaji

    ...says spiritual guru Sunandaji, who will be lecturing in the city tomorrow

    Sunday, 2 November 2014 - 6:10am
  • Leave some room for imperfection: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

    From his everyday routine to his tenets for life, spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar talks to Ashish Virmani about matters prosaic and profound

    Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 6:45am