Seek more than sense pleasure, not more sense pleasure
Jun19

Seek more than sense pleasure, not more sense pleasure

Materialistic people consider sense gratification to be life’s ultimate purpose – they dream and scheme for …

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The way of the body is the way of limitation and tribulation
Apr13

The way of the body is the way of limitation and tribulation

People sometimes ask, “Why are bodily pleasures spoken of so negatively in the Bhagavad-gita?” The Bhagavad-gita…

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Be not eager for the meager
Oct05

Be not eager for the meager

Suppose someone invited us for a feast and then delivered food so meager that it wouldn’t satisfy even a squirrel. If they…

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Why long for a pleasure that never stays for long?
Jan08

Why long for a pleasure that never stays for long?

We are all by nature pleasure-seeking. And the world promises us pleasure in so many ways. The most hyped among all these …

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Scripture ends the hush-hush around the failed project of sense enjoyment
Dec19

Scripture ends the hush-hush around the failed project of sense enjoyment

When a much-touted project of a government fails – and fails abysmally – the government often tries to save face by an…

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The search for happiness is often the source of the greatest unhappiness
Nov02

The search for happiness is often the source of the greatest unhappiness

The very things we seek happiness in often sentence us to unhappiness. A pervasive yet tragic example is of addicts. Food…

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