People around me are still stuck in petty fights and politics of caste.Some think their caste is better, others think theirs is better.Same with religions.When God is One, why fight?We forget our One religion...Humanity.Instead the petty egos fight for petty things like reservation.Its all so saddening..But they would never understand, would they?Fights or even debates about… Continue reading Don’t stop the madness
Mulla Nasrudin prepared the soil and planted the seeds of many beautiful flowers.But when they came up, his garden was filled not just with his chosen flowers but also overrun with dandelions.He sought out advice from gardeners all over and tried every method known to get rid of them, but to no avail.Finally he walked… Continue reading ‘Learn to love them.’
"I love you"Three words now seem meaningless.Who 'I' and who 'you'?And love as a verb?How does one 'love', like doing an activity?Is love an activity? A verb?I just am.Who else would I 'love' (as a verb)?But on removing the 'I' and 'you',only Love remains!(Love as a noun, a name.) (no verb)which is again one namefor… Continue reading ‘Be Love’
"It is the Truth that liberates, not our effort to be free."J. Krishnamurti "That which is before you is it, in all its fullness, utterly complete. There is naught beside. Even if you go through all the stages of a Bodhisattva's progress toward Buddhahood, one by one; when at last, in a single flash, you… Continue reading What is the Truth?
Every 'thing' is perishable..Every 'thought', every 'feeling',every 'sensation' is perishable..Even the body and mind..And yet..the mind-body runsafter the pleasures of the world..Which pleasures?The perishable "things" ??Why doesn't the desires go away?Why does the mind constantly 'want'?..wants to 'be' something/someone...wants to 'do' something...wants to 'acquire' something...wants 'acknowledgement' from 'other' people.Seeking constantly,trying to achieve,and even on achieving,… Continue reading Who am I?