We can’t always control how we feel, but we can control how we act
Jun14

We can’t always control how we feel, but we can control how we act

We all face situations wherein our emotions go wild and push us to act impulsively, say, angrily. Regretting such actions,…

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Even if we can’t change our desires, we can change our attitude towards our desires
May28

Even if we can’t change our desires, we can change our attitude towards our desires

When we aspire to live a principle-centered life, our worldly desires often tempt and divert us. How can we deal with them?…

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Resist the temptation to expect immediate resistance to temptation
Nov03

Resist the temptation to expect immediate resistance to temptation

When we start practicing spiritual life, we may resolve to give up sensual indulgence. But as our material attachments …

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In the spiritual race, if we strive to be finishers, we will be winners too
Jul15

In the spiritual race, if we strive to be finishers, we will be winners too

Sometimes, people participate in runs to express their solidarity for a cause. In such runs, who wins the race is not as important…

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The test of spirituality is not absence of temptation but persistence amidst temptation
Jun23

The test of spirituality is not absence of temptation but persistence amidst temptation

Some people think, “To practice spiritual life seriously, I need to be free from temptations. And as I still get tempted,…

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See temptation as an attack, not as a defeat
May28

See temptation as an attack, not as a defeat

Suppose soldiers guarding the national border against a hostile neighbor find bullets whizzing past them. Naturally,…

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