Our aspiration should be to become a sensible, gentle nation, which creates wellbeing for itself and as far as possible, wellbeing for everyone in the world.
Unfortunately, people are more focused on the problem that’s why instead of witnessing anything positive, they are going through episodes of fear going round and round in a loop.
The path of downfall is instant for the one whose eyes are taken away from the goal even a bit.
You enjoy life only to the extent you are objective. Lack of this vital quality is the cause of all suffering.
Just having faith in a doctor will not cure our ailment. The patient—says a diabetes patient—should take the medicine as well as follow the prescribed diet.
Pankaj, who filmed the trip and the video is up on ISKCON Gurugram’s YouTube page, speaks about the 48-hour journey.
The closest one can get to in attempting to define Patanjali's Ishwara is the concept of purusha, especially the primordial purusha in Sankhya, which is an atheistic philosophy.
In our race to compete with the world, we will by ourselves be unable to sit back and see the fallacy of what we are pursuing in the name of daily work.
This harsh line of duality is the cause that keeps us bound to this wheel of change from birth to death and back to birth endlessly.
There once was a spiritual aspirant living in a village. He was absorbed in his practices with an attitude of surrender. There was a person in the village who would always mock and criticise him.
Being able to visualise how your motivation influences your success leading to wellbeing, can have a potent effect to move further in life.
Everything we see in this world is not as it is, but as it appears to us. The mind is constantly projecting images, thoughts and emotions that it identifies as ‘I’.
If you want to make relationships beautiful, it’s important to turn inwards and looks at ourselves deeply.
Having understood the futility and implications of the emotion, let’s be determined to convert our homes and workplaces into peaceful abodes. It is easier than we think.
When we look at the big picture, the most significant pursuit is making the best use of time. We are here to accumulate spiritual wealth.