To train ourselves to endure weekly the little pinpricks of life with magnanimous joy heat and cold, pain and pleasure, success and failure is itself the highest Sadhana. Swami Chinamayananda
For more of us, fear is a part of our mental make up. Fear is a poison that quickly circulates through the entire system, paralysing the will, producing a queer sensation in some part or the other of the human body. Yes fear is the cause of many diseases. Fearlessness … Continue Reading Be Fearless
Enjoyments do not exist, But I was exhausted by the enjoyments. I did no penance nor hard work But time spared me not without hitting Time has not exhausted But I have been consumed My desires have not grown old But I have grown old and weary. – Bharati Hari
It is not the work but the worry, That drives all sleep away. As we toss and turn and wonder, About the cares of he day. Do we think of the hands hard labour, or the steps of the tired feet? Ah not, but we plan and wonder, How to … Continue Reading Worry is The Culprit
There is nothing wrong in dissociating ourselves with those who had wronged us before. One who is depended upon by others leads a happy life; where as one depending on others leads a miserable life. People who have no restraint who commits acts of sin and violate the rules … Continue Reading Voice of Wisdom – Valmiki Ramayana
Courtesy: when you remain courteous in your expressions, your relationships and your deeds; you can avoid unpleasant experiences. Generosity: With this you will win all. Sincerity: With this men will trust you. Earnestness: With this you will have success. Kindness: With this you will be fitted to command others. … Continue Reading Carry This ‘Kit of Five’ Wherever You Go
How sweet is silence when breeze is soft And the lake is serene In the silvery hours of the moonlit might. How sweet is silence when the sun sets And the tired souls Find rest in the arms of the Goddess of sleep! How sweet is silence when the thoughts … Continue Reading How Sweet is Silence!
Make no man your friend before enquiring how much he has used his former friends for you must expect him to treat you as he treated them. Be slow to give your friendship. When you have given it, strive to make it lasting for it as reprehensible to make many … Continue Reading Be Slow To Give up Your Friendship
Being in a state of physical illness or at times when not being in our Best Version … Surrendering ourselves to That Which is Omnipresent .. gives us Strength and a Reminder of Our Inner Power. “Soor Patit Ko Beg UbaarO – Ab Meri Naav Dhari” O Lord! here are … Continue Reading Surrender to Him
To forget what you have done for other people, and to remember what other people have done for you? To ignore what the world owes you and to think what you owe to the world? To put your rights in the background and your duties in the middle distance, and … Continue Reading Are you willing to do these things even for a day?