Boring people find people boring
Aug10

Boring people find people boring

We all probably know people who bore us to death. Nothing they say or do interests us – and they keep saying and doing the …

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Spiritual vision sees people not as philosophical categories, but as conscious beings
Jun28

Spiritual vision sees people not as philosophical categories, but as conscious beings

When we gain spiritual knowledge, our zeal to share it with others may blind us to basic human courtesies. While interacting…

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Our pain is meant to be harvested, not wasted
Jun30

Our pain is meant to be harvested, not wasted

Suppose we get a seed that tastes extremely bitter. Just when we are about to throw it away, if we learn that it can be sown to…

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To see ourselves as spiritual is good, to see others as spiritual is better, to see everyone as spiritual is best
Feb02

To see ourselves as spiritual is good, to see others as spiritual is better, to see everyone as spiritual is best

See ourselves as spiritual: When we face problems in life, we can respond more maturely and resiliently on understanding…

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Compassion needs to be felt as affection, not as condescension
Dec21

Compassion needs to be felt as affection, not as condescension

When people are in need and are helped, they receive the help eagerly. However, when they are needy but don’t feel the need,…

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The highest spiritual vision culminates in compassion, not inaction
Oct22

The highest spiritual vision culminates in compassion, not inaction

Some spiritual seekers think that to avoid bondage and to grow spiritually, they need to reject the world and give up all …

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