Swami Balendu describes the situation for those elderly people who would not feel happy in a joint family but would rather go in a home for the elderly.
Swami Balendu talks about the benefits that a joint family has for the elderly. Read why he thinks homes for the elderly are not the right solution.
Swami Balendu tells how he came home from Europe to India in August 2006 to be with his family and especially his sister for Raksha Bandan.
Swami Balendu describes his impressions of families on Gran Canaria: family life is closer to joint families in India than the individuality of many western countries.
Swami Balendu describes how missing closeness in families creates lack of trust. Read the consequences and think whether you can make a change for yourself.
Swami Balendu describes how families tend to lose their family life to living as individuals. Read his ideas on how one could change that!
Swami Balendu introduces three girls of his charity school who come from a big joint family. Get to know them and their life!
Swami Balendu writes a personal thank you note to those people around him who have accompanied him through the changes of his life.
Swami Balendu describes the nearly-daily session of discussions with his daughter to get her to wear warm clothes.
Swami Balendu tells how he explained his family about the changes in his life when he realized that guruism and religion is nothing for him anymore!