How our actions matter to others more than we think
Dec13

How our actions matter to others more than we think

When we function in the huge world filled with countless people, we may wonder, “I am so tiny. Does what I do matter to anyone?”…

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Why do scriptures give extreme examples?
Dec04

Why do scriptures give extreme examples?

Scriptures such as Ramayana, Mahabharata or Bhagavatam often give extreme examples: sages who perform extraordinary…

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Don’t use others to feel better about yourself, learn from others how to become better
Nov29

Don’t use others to feel better about yourself, learn from others how to become better

When we are distressed, we often need someone to unburden ourselves to. While that is an understandable and even essential…

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If we justify our weaknesses by comparing ourselves with those who are weaker, we weaken our motivation to rectify ourselves
Nov16

If we justify our weaknesses by comparing ourselves with those who are weaker, we weaken our motivation to rectify ourselves

Suppose we have a weakness, say, a short temper. Driven by anger, we may speak and do things that we know we shouldn’t. Indeed,…

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Don’t try to be someone better, try to be an example of something better
Apr16

Don’t try to be someone better, try to be an example of something better

When we strive to lead a principle-centered life by adopting spiritual practices, we start becoming more disciplined …

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Gita 03.21 explained

We have discussed 1st and 2nd section in 3rd chapter now we will discuss 3rd section which is setting example for others...

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