Universal Lessons From The Teaching Of The Buddha

Life contains an unavoidable  element  of uncertainty and stress. Life contains both happiness and misery, pleasure and pain. Some happiness can be found in life. Having more of what we want and getting rid of experiences we do not like gives some rewards and happiness. But these rewards and the happiness that arises are not … Continue reading Universal Lessons From The Teaching Of The Buddha

Simple Investment Strategies To Match Performance of Yale And Harvard Endowments

I was looking at the following table from the Vanguard paper: Assessing endowment performance - the enduring role of low-cost investing. I wondered how some of my momentum strategies( Simple ETF Momentum Strategy using 4 highly liquid asset classes and Momentum Strategy Using Stocks and Gold) and investing just in small cap value stocks fared … Continue reading Simple Investment Strategies To Match Performance of Yale And Harvard Endowments

The Wisdom Of The Gita, Bhagavatam And The Vedas -10

The Taittiriya Upanishad speaks of five stages of consciousness.They can be interpreted in one way as follows: Annamaya: preoccupation with eating Pranamaya: preoccupation with staying alive Manomaya: preoccupation with thoughts and philosophical speculations Vijnanamaya: understands and experiences true wisdom: one is a part of the Divine Anandamaya: realises the eternal relationship between one and the … Continue reading The Wisdom Of The Gita, Bhagavatam And The Vedas -10