National Seminar on
Indian Psychology: Theories and Models

Creating together a new approach to Psychology
based on Indian Philosophy and Yoga

26 – 28 December 2007
Venue: SVYASA, Bangalore 

jointly organized by
Indian Council of Philosophical Research, New Delhi
Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana, Bangalore



Abstracts

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  1. Ms. Sneha Ahi -- Silence and Healing* (2007)
  2. Dr. Jyoti Anand -- What is Psychological Healing? Towards Identifying its Salient Attributes* (2007)
  3. Dr. Anjali -- Transmission of Values or Transition in Values?* (2007)
  4. Ms. Neeta Arora -- Critical Consciousness* (2007)
  5. Mr. B.K Arun -- The Invisible Synthesis of Eastern and Western Managerial Thoughts Through the Subtle Principles of Yoga- An Empirical Study* (2007)
  6. Mr. Haresh Ashar -- Study of Metropolitan Psychology and Managing Occupational Stress through Yogic Techniques* (2007)
  7. Prof. Shanti Auluck -- Psychology in need of paradigm change* (2007)
  8. Mr. K.Victor Babu -- Human Relationships In Yoga: Sri Aurobindo's Perspective* (2007)
  9. Ms. Reena Bajpai -- Concept and Role of Kriya yoga in Patanjala Yoga Sutra* (2007)
  10. Mr. Indu Bala -- Vipassana: A Practical Approach for Mental Peace* (2007)
  11. Mr. Vikas Baniwal -- Chariots of the Gods: A Study of Vahan in Indian Mythology* (2007)
  12. Mr. S. Bashyam -- Models for Intellectual Development from Patanjali Yoga Sutram, Bhagvad Gita and Taittiriya Upanishad* (2007)
  13. Dr. Soumitra Basu -- The Cosmic Consciousness- Sri Aurobindo's Perspective in The Life Divine* (2007)
  14. Ms. Srila Basu -- Journey of a Teacher* (2007)
  15. Ms. Srila Basu -- Reflective Practices in elementary education* (2007)
  16. Prof. Bharati Baveja -- Reflective Practices In Teacher Education* (2007)
  17. Dr. Ramachandra Bhat -- * (2007)
  18. Prof. S.R. Bhatt -- Pure Cognition: Psychological Fact or Logical Myth* (2007)
  19. Ms. Sonali Bhatt Marwaha -- Perspectives of Belief Systems on Concept of Self* (2007)
  20. Prof. Dharm Bhawuk -- Manas in Yajur Veda, Bhagavad-Gita, and Contemporary Culture: Beyond the Etic-Emic Research Paradigm* (2007)
  21. Prof. Ramesh Bijlani -- A Spiritual Approach to Cognitive Therapy* (2007)
  22. Ms. Anshu Chaudhary -- Un-bounding the bonding: the search for the meaning of marriage* (2007)
  23. Dr. M.S. Chaya -- Dimensions of Indian diet and their role in modifying the Psychological aspects of the personality* (2007)
  24. Dr. Matthijs Cornelissen -- Yoga as research method* (2007)
  25. Dr. Ajit Dalal -- Indigenous belief system and its linkages with mental and physical health* (2007)
  26. Dr. Savita Deo -- Buddhism on Human Personality: Psychological Response to Dhukkha* (2007)
  27. Ms. Niti Dhingra -- Furthering Integration between Eastern Spirituality and Western Psychotherapy* (2007)
  28. Dr. K.V Dilipkumar -- Ayurvedic perspective of psychotherapy* (2007)
  29. Ms. Shalini Duggal Jha -- A Study of Positive Psychological Characteristics: Relationship between Life Satisfaction, Grit, Gratitude, Happiness and Meaning in Life* (2007)
  30. Ms. Shweta Dwivedi -- Yoga and Yogic Knowledge Past and Present* (2007)
  31. Mr. Jacksan John Fernandes -- Influence of Personality on Religiosity and Paranormal Experiences * (2007)
  32. Ms. Aditi Gaur -- Symbols of Life and Death* (2007)
  33. Dr. Sunil D. Gaur -- Rethinking Well Being* (2007)
  34. Ms. Neeltje Huppes -- All Life is Yoga — Applying Integral Psychology in Personal Life and Work* (2007)
  35. Dr. Vladimir Iatsenko -- The Vedic Concept of the Word in the light of Sri Aurobindo* (2007)
  36. Dr. Beena Isaac -- Meditation — an absolutized consciousness* (2007)
  37. Mr. S. Jagannathan -- Cultural Education: It ’s Role in Integral Development of Engineering Students* (2007)
  38. Dr. Arbind Kumar Jha -- The Individual in Indian Thought System: Implications for Indian Psychology and Education* (2007)
  39. Prof. V.N. Jha -- Nyaya-Vaisesika Theory of Mind (manas) and the Conscious (atman)* (2007)
  40. Prof. Ramanakumar Kanuri -- The Relationship between the Real and Apparent in the light of MeherBaba* (2007)
  41. Dr. Mala Kapadia -- Indian Psychology or Greater Psychology & Era of Emotional Intelligence* (2007)
  42. Dr. Preeti Kapur -- Spirituality is Empirical: Some Insights from the Sikh Tradition* (2007)
  43. Mr. Dolichan Kollarath M. -- Human Models and Developmental Efforts* (2007)
  44. Prof. Lilavathi Krishnan -- Interpersonal Dynamics in Indian Psychology* (2007)
  45. Ms. Rachna Kulkarni-Bhangaonkar -- Decoding ‘Antim Sanskaar’ (Hindu Death Rites): Insights on Cultural Continuity from Hindu, Maharashtrian Families* (2007)
  46. Mr. Aswani Kumar -- Oneness of God: Psychological Reflections on the Communal Problems in India* (2007)
  47. Mr. Kuldeep Kumar -- Faith in the Doctrine of Karma: Effect on Psychological Well Being and Life Satisfaction* (2007)
  48. Mr. Navin Kumar -- Yoga Nidra: A Psychotherapeutic Tool For Stress Management* (2007)
  49. Prof. S.K. Kiran Kumar -- Trends in research in Indian Psychology* (2007)
  50. Mr. Shankar Kumaran V -- Education: How to Teach Indian Psychology* (2007)
  51. Ms. Krishna Kumari -- The Application of Indian Philosphy and Yoga to contemporary issues in psychology* (2007)
  52. Dr. L. Bhagya Lakshmi -- Hatha Yoga and Health* (2007)
  53. Dr. R Lekshmi -- Swami Vivekananda’s Vision of Man and His Excellence: A Psychophilosophical Approach* (2007)
  54. Ms. Shin Sang Lim -- Spiritual Journey in Inter Religious Discourse: Surrendering Self in Bhakti and Christian Mysticism* (2007)
  55. Prof. Sam Manickam -- Sphota therapy* (2007)
  56. Dr. Ram Manohar -- Ayurvedic approach to treating disorders of the mind* (2007)
  57. Prof. V.George Mathew -- The Psychology of Spirituality and Yoga* (2007)
  58. Ms. Shalini Mathur -- Evolution of Recent Management Tools from Ancient Vedic Philosophy * (2007)
  59. Dr. Sangeetha Menon -- Epistemology of Experience: Challenges for consciousness and neuropsychiatric studies* (2007)
  60. Mr. Gyandeep Mishra -- A study of effect of Pranic Healing (Prana Therapy) on Blood pressure and alpha EEG* (2007)
  61. Ms. Nidhi Mishra -- Perception of Old Age among the Elderly* (2007)
  62. Ms. Preeti Mishra -- Abnormality: Symbolism in the Bhagavad-Gita* (2007)
  63. Dr. Santa Misra -- Spirituality and peace* (2007)
  64. Dr. Aruna Mohan -- Thought and Sans Thought in Holistic Living of Learners* (2007)
  65. Mr. Alok Mohanty -- Need For Self Awareness and Reflection Activities in a School Context* (2007)
  66. Ms. Bindu Mohanty -- Auroville: Towards a Spiritualized Society based on Integral Yoga* (2007)
  67. Mr. Ulrich Mohrhoff -- The Transparent Brain* (2007)
  68. Dr. ARV Murthy -- Conquest of Mind - The Methods and Means* (2007)
  69. Dr R. Nagarathna -- * (2007)
  70. Prof. H.R. Nagendra -- Welcome* (2007)
  71. Dr. V. Naveen -- * (2007)
  72. Dr. Alok Pandey -- The fundamental conceptual framework of an Integral Psychology and its relevance in Psychotherapy* (2007)
  73. Dr. Ashish Pandey -- Spirituality in Management: A Synthesis of Contemporary and Traditional Thoughts and Agenda for Research* (2007)
  74. Ms. Shilpa Ashok Pandith -- Quality of Life: A Yogic View Using Qualitative and Quantitative Research* (2007)
  75. Ms. Lalitha Panguluri -- Stress management through Ashtanga yoga of Patanjali* (2007)
  76. Ms. Divya Parasher -- Indian Psychology: A Way to Self-Discovery* (2007)
  77. Mr. Aravind Prasad -- The Individual and his/her Development; Child Development, Aging, Ashrams* (2007)
  78. Prof. Shanti V. Prasad -- The Social Self in Indian Belief Systems* (2007)
  79. Arun Pratap Singh -- Religiosity and Well Being among Urban Adolescents: Implications for Life Style Intervention Programme* (2007)
  80. Dr. Kumar Ravi Priya -- Experiencing Our True and Transcendental Self: What Recent Developments in Qualitative Research has to Offer to Researchers and Participants* (2007)
  81. Ms. Shantha Radhakrishna -- Using Yoga Therapy (YT) to increase communication, social and cognitive skills in children with autistic spectrum disorders* (2007)
  82. Sri N.V. Raghuram -- Ego In Indian Philosophy* (2007)
  83. Dr. K.R. Rajani -- Yoga: A Perspective of Gita and Sri Aurobindo* (2007)
  84. Mr. Devaraj Ramamurthy -- Sarala Mandukasana* (2007)
  85. Mr. Randhir Singh Ranta -- Management of Stress and Coping Behavior of Police Personnel through Indian Psychological Techniques* (2007)
  86. Dr. Mrinalini Rao -- The Wave yearns to be Water : Cultural practices in the Indian tradition to invoke wholeness* (2007)
  87. Prof. Ramakrishna Rao -- Keynote* (2007)
  88. Ms. Himanshi Rastogi -- Value Systems During Brahmacharya Ashram* (2007)
  89. Mr. Prashant Ratan -- Nothingness (shunyata): essence of all phenomena* (2007)
  90. Ms. Radhika Raturi -- Grieving traditions in India: A Psychological Outlook* (2007)
  91. Mr. Baren Kumar Raul -- Learning through Project in Mirambika* (2007)
  92. Prof. Daniel Raveh -- Transformation of Consciousness in Patañjali's Yogasutra and K.C. Bhattacharyya's thought* (2007)
  93. Dr. Manashi Roy -- Foundation of Indian Psychology* (2007)
  94. Mr. Proshanto Kr. Saha -- The concatenation of four P’s in Indian framework of Cognition* (2007)
  95. Ms. Urmila Samson -- Continuing towards a New Education* (2007)
  96. Dr. Manjari Saxena -- Comparative Study Of Various Breathing Exercises (Pranayama) And Meditation On Cases Of Bronchial Asthma With Mild To Moderate Severity* (2007)
  97. Dr. Tarun Kumar Saxena -- Effects Of Various Exercises (Yogic / Walking) On Fresh Cases Of Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus And Their Relation To Serum Insulin Level* (2007)
  98. Prof. C.D. Sebastian -- Psychology in the Yogcra- Vijñnavda Buddhism* (2007)
  99. Dr. Rashmi Sethi -- Search for Methodological Options in Education — The Upanishadic Way* (2007)
  100. Dr. Darshan Shakar -- Seminal importance of drawing the distinction between the brain and the mind* (2007)
  101. Mr. Anshuman Sharma -- Preksha Meditation as a Treatment Modality for Mental Health: A Pilot Study* (2007)
  102. Dr. Jyotsna Sharma -- Indian Philosophy and Human Development* (2007)
  103. Dr. Manjunath Sharma -- * (2007)
  104. Dr. R.S. Sharma -- Mano-Yoga Therapy (M.Y.T.): A Clinical Method* (2007)
  105. Ms. Swati Sharma -- Hatha Yoga and Health* (2007)
  106. Ms. Suhas Shetgovekar -- Petal Oracle (Prasad Pakhali): A Psychotherapeutic Approach* (2007)
  107. Prof. Bahman Shirazi -- Key features of Integral Yoga* (2007)
  108. Mr. Jitendra Singh -- Personality Types in Indian tradition and their Relevance in Contemporary Period* (2007)
  109. Dr. Kundan Singh -- Indian Psychology and the Evolution of Integral Consciousness* (2007)
  110. Ms. Maneesha Singh -- Does Spirituality Help in Keeping Oneself Healthy?* (2007)
  111. Ms. Purnima Singh -- Lessons from History: Conception of Retribution and Revenge in the Indian Mindscape* (2007)
  112. Ms. S.S. Srinithi -- Studenthood: The Manifestation of ‘The Indomitable Spirit’* (2007)
  113. Prof. G.N. Praksh Srivastava -- Indigenous Views on Epistemology, Self and Consciousness* (2007)
  114. Ms. Salam Subhalakshmi -- Feminine Principle in Manipuri Religion and Culture* (2007)
  115. Ms. Supriya -- Advantages of Yoga* (2007)
  116. Prof. N. V. C. Swamy -- Transformations or Parinama as a means of calming the Mind according to Patanjali* (2007)
  117. Dr. Shirley Telles -- * (2007)
  118. Prof. A.N. Tripathi -- Pursuit of Human Excellence and the Indian Psycho-Spiritual Insights* (2007)
  119. Dr. K.M. Tripathi -- Components of Psychotherapy in Yoga Sutra* (2007)
  120. Prof. C.S. Udhayakumar P -- Yoga and Personal Growth* (2007)
  121. Ms. Ishita Upadhyaya -- Meaninglessness: an opportunity for a new beginning* (2007)
  122. Dr. Suneet Varma -- Self work as a prerequisite for counselors and therapists: An Indian perspective* (2007)
  123. Mr. Sanjeev Kumar Verma -- Tantra Vigan me Man ki Sankalpana* (2007)
  124. Ms. Toolika Wadhwa -- Beyond the Prison Walls: Reforming through Silence* (2007)