Author: Ram Ramanathan

Ram Ramanathan

Ram

Ram is the Founder and a Principal at Coacharya. As the resident Master and mentor coach, Ram oversees and conducts all aspects of coaching and training services offered under the Coacharya banner.

Dissolution of Mind: Vigyana Bhairava Tantra
Nov 13th 2019 • 4 min read

Dissolution of Mind: Vigyana Bhairava Tantra

What is Vigyana Bhairava Tantra? Vigyana Bhairava Tantra is part of the ancient Hindu Agama literature, on meditation related practices for awakening deeper levels of...

Moving from Mindfulness to Mindlessness
Nov 13th 2019 • 5 min read

Moving from Mindfulness to Mindlessness

Origin Of Mindfulness In 1881 Buddhist scholar T. W. Rhys Davids in his book, Buddhist suttas translated the Pali language word sati as ‘mental activity’....

Whirling: Vigyana Bhairava Tantra
Nov 11th 2019 • 4 min read

Whirling: Vigyana Bhairava Tantra

Vigyana Bhairava Tantra Vigyana Bhairava Tantra is part of the ancient Hindu Agama literature, on meditation related practices for awakening deeper levels of consciousness and...

Evolution in Consciousness & Awareness
Nov 6th 2019 • 11 min read

Evolution in Consciousness & Awareness

Maslow’s Need Hierarchy Dilt's Neurological Model Maslow’s hierarchy of needs signifies far more than a statement of needs. At a deeper level, it is about...

Executive Coaching: Maslow & NLP
Oct 23rd 2019 • 4 min read

Executive Coaching: Maslow & NLP

What does Maslow have to do with Robert Dilt? Dilt’s neurological level inquiry as part of NLP processes at first level has very little similarity...

Shakti & Shiva: Vigyana Bhairava Tantra
Oct 22nd 2019 • 10 min read

Shakti & Shiva: Vigyana Bhairava Tantra

Let me share with you my limited understanding of Vigyana Bhairava Tantra, a potent tantric text of 112 meditations, over the next many blog posts....

Meditation
Oct 3rd 2019 • 12 min read

Meditation

We also conducted a webinar on meditation. You can find the video recording and the podcast for the same by scrolling to the bottom of...

Address Self Doubt with Meditation
Sep 17th 2019 • 7 min read

Address Self Doubt with Meditation

80% of people 80% of the time know what they want to do when they face a problem. The average human being is intelligent. Whether...

Consciousness
Sep 15th 2019 • 7 min read

Consciousness

If you are truly conscious, do you know who you really are? Ram RamanathanFounder, Coacharya What do we mean by brain, mind, intelligence, awareness and...

A Shift in Being by Leon Vanderpol
Sep 2nd 2019 • 3 min read

A Shift in Being by Leon Vanderpol

Coaching at its highest level is the journey into the unknown for the coach as well as the client. Any journey into the unknown generates...

East & West: Meeting the Twain for Coaches
Aug 2nd 2019 • 6 min read

East & West: Meeting the Twain for Coaches

The worldview of the western approach to the mind has been conditioned by the statement of Rene Descartes- ‘I think, therefore I am.’ Descartes reduced…

Systemic Coaching with Personality Tests: MBTI & EUM
Jul 30th 2019 • 4 min read

Systemic Coaching with Personality Tests: MBTI & EUM

The Myers Briggs personality tests are mostly based on the Jungian Personality Type Theory. Though the primary purpose of the test is to discover what...

Seven Steps to Mastery
Jun 20th 2019 • 9 min read

Seven Steps to Mastery

It's true that in order to be a Master Coach, one needs to develop skill over time with increasing experience. However, there are certain mastery...

Beware: Your mind is in gear when Mindful!
Mar 14th 2019 • 4 min read

Beware: Your mind is in gear when Mindful!

Being mindful expecting the mind to be still is like shifting your car into gear with engine running expecting it to stay stationary. Ram RamanathanFounder,...

Create Your Future – A Mindlessness Retreat in India
Jan 9th 2019 • 6 min read

Create Your Future – A Mindlessness Retreat in India

See Upcoming Retreats Following the success of the retreat described in this post, we're planning several retreats in 2020 in Bali, California and Australia. Learn...