Author Archives: Arul Dev and Manoj Pavitran

8/15 — Evolution of the Telos Model and its Applications

Feature Articles / August - November 2014

Arul Dev and Manoj Pavitran


Telos, is a model of consciousness based on the Integral Yoga of Sri Aurobindo. Developed by Manoj Pavitran and Arul Dev, the first version of the model looked upon consciousness as having seven notes. While a detailed write up is available in the ILR article that was published in January 2011 (, we give a brief summary below:

  • Key Note: The Spiritual is the transcendental satchidānanda beyond time and space