Author Archives: Narendra


Narendra lives in California and is an avid Raja Yoga practitioner. He is the co-founder and CEO of Global Touchpoints, and is involved in Real Time Analytics. One of two identical twins, he believes in spiritual, emotional, mental and physical balance. He loves music, writing and sketching. His illustrations have been rendered in the book Karmic Rhapsody, authored by his daughter.

Naren - Painting
September 2020, Taste of life, VOLUME 5

Threads of life

Something There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but is not always quite the something you were after....

August 30, 2020
The fountain within
July 2020, Taste of life, VOLUME 5

The fountain within

An Art Essay NARENDRA KINI integrates his work as a successful Silicon Valley-based entrepreneur with being an artist, a poet and a seeker of higher truth through meditative practices. He is...

June 29, 2020
March 2019, Taste of life, VOLUME 4

Bhikku monks

AN ART ESSAY The Buddha said: These four are the foodstuffs, ye bhikkus, which sustain the creatures that are born, and benefit the creatures that seek rebirth. The first is...

March 04, 2019
Issue 5, Self

Inner Beauty

NARENDRA KINI asks some thought provoking questions about beauty and the way we see ourselves. Inner beauty always reflects on the outside. This is something we have all heard time...

February 05, 2016
Issue 4, Self

The Heart of the Matter

NARENDRA KINI is an artist among other things. He shares with us his own experience of creating, and what helps him most. What inspires minds? What triggers creativity? What persists...

January 04, 2016